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Hardy, David T.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 791.43 HAR

Summary: An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV ROO

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called "race films" that flourished in the 1920s -'40s. Unlike the "black cast" films produced within the Hollywood studio system, these films not only starred African Americans but were funded, written, produced, edited, distributed, and often exhibited by people of color. Entrepreneurial filmmakers built an industry apart...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PIO
1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC DVD DOC PIO

Snider, Brandon T.

Summary: There is a big Halloween Party at the Gotham City Museum, and Harley Quinn sees the party as an opportunity to steal some of the Museum's treasures--and it is up to Batman and Nightwing to prevent her from unleashing chaos on the innocent party guests.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2019

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Summary: The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil War.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV ROO

Summary: Don't know who Tom Shadyac is? As a writer and a director, Shadyac first unleashed Ace Ventura: Pet Detective and The Nutty Professor remake on the world, and then a string of film fiascoes, but that's all behind him now. A bike accident left him with a host of debilitating maladies and brought him to the verge of suicide, so he took stock of his life and set out on a quest to answer some of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Shady Acres, Inc. 2011

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC I

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Doc I

Summary: Where eagles dare: Commandos charged with freeing a U.S. general from an Alpine fortress should trust nothing -- including their own search-and-rescue orders.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2010

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE ESS

Lescroart, John T.

Summary: "Dismas Hardy knows something is amiss with his trusted secretary, Phyllis. Her out-of-character behavior and sudden disappearances concern Hardy, especially when he learns that her convict brother--a man who had served twenty-five years in prison for armed robbery and attempted murder--has just been released. Things take a shocking turn with Phyllis is suddenly arrested at work for allegedly...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audioworks, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Audio 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC LES

Harley, Avis.

Summary: Short poems about undersea life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wordsong 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 811.6 HAR

Summary: Jude Fawley is a poor stone carver who is tricked into a loveless marriage and ultimately forced to give up his dreams of a university education. After his wife deserts him, he begins a scandalous relationship with his cousin Sue Bridehead.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: KOCH Vision 2006

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV JUD

Summary: Presents three television documentaries that provide an in-depth examination of the presidential campaigns of 1960, 1964, and 1968, based on the books by Theodore H. White, and showing archival footage, behind-the-scenes moments, backroom deals, and scenes from the convention floor that took place during the races between Kennedy and Nixon; Johnson and Goldwater; and Humphrey, Nixon and Wallace.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Athena 2011

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV MAK

Rich, Simon.

Summary: A collection of nine short stories by well-known American authors. From wild and wacky to knee-slapping, laugh-out-loud fun, these humorous tales represent some of the best of recent sessions of the hit public radio series Selected Shorts."--Publisher description.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC SEL

Contents: Disc 1. Bellbottoms (Jon Spencer Blues Explosion) (5:17) -- Harlem shuffle (Bob & Earl) (2:50) -- Egyptian reggae (Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers) (2:37) -- Smokey Joe's la la (Googie René) (2:55) -- Let's go away for awhile (The Beach Boys) (2:17) -- B-A-B-Y (Carla Thomas) (2:54) -- Kashmere (Kashmere Stage Band) (4:56) -- Unsquare dance (The Dave Brubeck Quartet) (2:02) -- Neat neat...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 30th Century Records 2017

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM BAB

Gordon-Levitt, Joseph

Summary: A bike messenger in Manhattan attempts to deliver a mysterious letter to Chinatown while evading a malevolent detective who wants to intercept it.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE PRE

Summary: "Antonio, a successful but cash-poor merchant, approaches Shylock, a wealthy moneylender, for a loan to help his young friend Bassanio woo the fair Portia. Despite being longtime enemies, Shylock grants the request, but demands one pound of Antonio's flesh if the debt is not repaid on time. When Antonio defaults on the loan, Shylock seeks what is legally owed him but soon learns that those to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Classics 2005

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MER

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD M

Parsons, Gram

Contents: GP. Still feeling blue / Gram Parsons (2:38) -- We'll sweep out the ashes in the morning / Joyce Allsup (3:13) -- A song for you / Gram Parsons (4:57) -- Streets of Baltimore / Tompall Glaser, Harlan Howard (2:50) -- She / Gram Parsons, Chris Ethridge (4:55) -- That's all it took / Darrell Edwards, Carlos Grier, George Jones (2:57) -- The new soft shoe / Gram Parsons (3:52) -- Kiss the...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Reprise 1990

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK PAR

Morris, T. Hardy.

Contents: Be -- Homemade bliss -- The night everything changed -- Cheating life, living death -- When the record skips -- Stage names -- No reason -- NY -- Lit by midnight -- 4 days of rain -- Purple house blues.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Normaltown Records, LLC 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK MOR

Hajdu, David

Summary: From the age of song sheets in the late nineteenth century to the contemporary era of digital streaming, pop music has been our most influential laboratory for social and aesthetic experimentation, changing the world three minutes at a time. Hajdu shows how pop has done much more than peddle fantasies of love and sex to teenagers. Exhaustively researched and rich with fresh insights, Love for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 781.5 HAJ

Hajdu, David.

Summary: In the years between World War II and the emergence of television as a mass medium, American popular culture as we know it was first created--in the pulpy, boldly illustrated pages of comic books. No sooner had this new culture emerged than it was beaten down by church groups, community bluestockings, and a McCarthyish Congress--only to resurface with a crooked smile on its face in Mad magazine.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 0000

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 302.23 HAJ

Hendy, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 302.2242 HEN

Summary: Recent college graduates Will and Jillian quickly encounter the struggles millennials face in today's highly competitive job market. When Will's job falls through and Jillian gets laid off, the young couple and their friends must endure public humiliation, hazing, and surprise drug tests to ultimately launch their fledgling careers.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Ge

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE GET

Summary: Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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3 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Hampson, Thomas.

Contents: As Adam early in the morning / Ned Rorem ; [text by] Walt Whitman (Rutenberg) (1:40) -- Ah! may the red rose live alway / Stephen Foster (Ungar, Mason, Alpher) (5:19) -- Shenandoah / arr. Roger Ames (Guzelimian) (2:46) -- Beautiful dreamer / Stephen Foster (Ungar, Mason, Alpher) (3:53) -- Danny Deever / Walter Damrosch ; [text by] Rudyard Kipling (Guzelimian) (3:45) -- Roses of Picardy / Haydn...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Angel 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD VOCAL HAM

Davis, Harry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2000

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult- Biography, Call number: 741.6 Davis 2000