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Sanders, Rob

Summary: Traces the life of the Gay Pride Flag, from its beginnings with social activist Harvey Milk and designer Gilbert Baker to its spanning of the globe and its role in today's world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 MIL

Moss, Marissa

Summary: After returning home from a year abroad, Marissa's husband, Harvey was diagnosed with ALS. The disease progressed quickly and Marissa was soon consumed with caring for Harvey while trying to keep life as normal as possible for their children. This is a story about the redemptive power of terminal illness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Conari Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 MOS

Jarrow, Gail

Summary: Discusses the achievements of chemist Harvey Washington Wiley, who recognized the dangers of using harmful chemicals, including formaldehyde, borax, and salicyclic acid, in food and medicine and fought for safe products for consumers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calkins Creek, an imprint of Boyds Mills & Kane 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 344.7304 JAR

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Examining the truth about celebrity actress Alyssa Milano's initial tweet of the hashtag to the take-down of Hollywood icon Harvey Weinstein, the film takes viewers deep into the rabbit hole of a movement sweeping the nation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DocTV 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Kalman, Maira.

Summary: A fireboat, launched in 1931, is retired after many years of fighting fires along the Hudson River, but is saved from being scrapped and then called into service again on September 11, 2001.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2002

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE 974.7 KAL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KAL

Fisher, Edwin L. (Edwin Lewis)

Summary: William Fisher (ca. 1795-1823) arrived in America during the War of 1812 and did not return to England. He and Betsy Burnett were married in Salem, Massachusetts and their first son, John Edward Fisher was born in 1818. Their son, David, emigrated to Canada. Other descendants lived in Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri and elsewhere.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [E.L. Fisher] 1980

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.2 FISHER Fisher

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Dual stories of two disparate men, one a genius, and the other a killer. The geuius is Guglielmo Marconi, inventor of wireless communication. The murderer is the notorious Englishman, Dr. H. H. Crippen. Their lives intersect during the criminal chase.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1523 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Summary: In Thunderstruck, Erik Larson tells the interwoven stories of two men--Hawley Crippen, a very unlikely murderer, and Guglielmo Marconi, the obsessive creator of a seemingly supernatural means of communication--whose lives intersect during one of the greatest criminal chases of all time. - goodreads

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.15 Lar

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 LAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1523 LAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1523 Larson

Bugliosi, Vincent.

Summary: Polls reveal that over 75 percent of Americans believe there was a conspiracy behind Lee Harvey Oswald; some even believe Oswald was entirely innocent. In this absorbing and historic book--the first ever to cover the entire case--Vincent Bugliosi shows how we have come to believe such lies about an event that changed the course of history. Bugliosi is perhaps the only man in America capable of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Co. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.92209 BUG

Karp, Harvey.

Summary: Pediatrician Harvey Karp presents parents with steps necessary to help calm a crying baby.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.122 HAP
1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 649 KAR

Paterniti, Michael.

Summary: Follows an 84-year-old pathologist across the country with Einstein's brain in a Tupperware bowl filled with formaldehyde.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delta 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.07 PAT

Pekar, Harvey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DC Comics 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 PEK

Summary: His life changed history. His courage changed lives. Harvey Milk is a middle-aged New Yorker who, after moving to San Francisco, became a Gay Rights activist and city politician. On his third attempt, he was elected to San Francisco's Board of Supervisors in 1977. His election makes him the first openly gay man to be elected to public office in the United States. The following year, both he and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Blake, Kevin

Summary: "Young readers will learn about the devastating Hurricane Harvey."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 976.4 BLA

Blum, Deborah

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Dr. Harvey Washington Wiley set out to ensure food safety. He selected food tasters to test various food additives and preservatives, letting them know that the substances could be harmful or deadly. The tasters were recognized for their courage, and became known as the poison squad.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WILEY, HARVEY WASHINGTON BLU

Harvey, Andrew

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holt 1991

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 HAR

Mailer, Norman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.922 MAI

Shilts, Randy.

Summary: A biography of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay city official in the nation, recounts his public and personal life, and examines the emergence of the San Francisco gay community as a social and political force.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MILK, HARVEY SHI

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Egmont 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE THO

Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: Laced with comic wit, this is a story of Dr. John Kellogg's infamous spa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BOY

Kantor, Jodi

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: From the Pulitzer-prize winning reporters who broke the news of Harvey Weinstein's sexual harassment and abuse comes the thrilling untold story of their investigation and its consequences for the #MeToo movement.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.42 KAN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.42 Kantor 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Mattern, Joanne

Summary: Introduces the history of the Kellogg Company and the story of its founders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. Co. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 KEL

Paterniti, Michael.

Summary: Albert Einstein's brain floats in a Tupperware bowl in a gray duffel bag in the trunk of a car barreling across America. Driving the car is journalist Michael Paterniti. Sitting next to him is an 84 year old pathologist, Thomas Harvey, who performed the autopsy on Einstein in 1955 and then removed the brain and took it home and kept it for over 40 years. The two men and the brain leave New...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 616.07 PAT

Summary: A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER FAI