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Miller, Tom

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adventure Press, National Geographic Society 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 918.6 MIL

Summary: "Colonial cities, misty cloud forests, towering Andean peaks, Amazonian rainforest and the otherwordly Galápagos - for such a small country Ecuador has a stunning array of natural and cultural wonders" -- Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2015

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Kanter, Trudi.

Summary: A true story of a Jewish Austrian hat designer who rescued herself and the businessman she loved during the 1938 Nazi invasion, seeking safety amid the horrors of World War II Europe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.5482 KANTER, TRUDI KAN

Resau, Laura

Summary: Twelve-year-old Coco Hidden has grown up in her mother's chocolate shop in Colorado, along with her friend Leo de la Cueva, but recently things have not been going well; the shop is failing, and Leo is hanging out with the other boys, and barely wants totalk to her--but when they both win a culinary contest, the two children and their mothers find themselves on a trip to the Amazon in Ecuador,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Carlson, Laurie M.

Summary: The story of John Stetson and how he came to create the most popular hat west of the Mississippi.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Ink/DK Pub. 1998

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

Brown-Waite, Eve.

Summary: Follows the author's journey from being a self-described "pampered city girl" to a Peace Corps volunteer, wife, and mother living in Ecuador and Uganda.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2009

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Crane, Hart

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Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2006

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Hering, Marianne

Summary: Beth and Patrick time travel to 1950s and 1960s Equador where they come in contact with missionaries and the Waodani people.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2016

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J IS 17

Summary: Take a Royal Tour with journalist Peter Greenberg, and see Ecuador in a way no visitor has ever seen it before. Guided by President of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, explore the Amazon rainforest, go whale watching off the coast of Manta, shop like a local in a rural town in the Andes Mountains, visit a chocolate farm in Cacao, and become mesmerized by the diversity of species only found on the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 918.66 ECU

Whitaker, Robert.

Summary: Relates the eighteenth-century story of Jean Godin and his wife, Isabel, stranded at opposite ends of the Amazon River after Jean's epic exploration of South America, and describes Isabel's journey to reunite with her husband.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 des Odonais

Box, Ben

Summary: Linked by the sinuous spine of the Andes, Peru, Bolivia and Ecuador are born of a synthesis of ancient America and medieval Europe. Footprint's Handbook will guide you from the unforgettably unique Galapagos Islands, through the awe-inspiring citadel of Machu Picchu, to the shimmering turquoise waters of Lake Titicaca.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Footprint 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 918 PER

Sobol, Richard.

Summary: A guided tour by local children leads the author--and readers--inside an ancient Cambodian temple and around its ruins, where they explore the mysteries of the site and discover a little-known secret.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 959.602 SOB

Artist Not Provided

Summary: The hosts present the culture, history, and natural sights as they journey through South America.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Pilot Productions 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 918.5 SOU

Gell-Mann, Murray.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.H. Freeman 1994

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 530 GEL

Berlinger, Joe

Summary: Documents the lawsuit brought against Chevron by thousands of Ecudorean natives over contamination of water in the Ecuadorean Amazon rainforest.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2010

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF CRU

Summary: Jerry and his friends are still dealing with everyday life and discussing various quirky situations that we can all relate to (especially if living in New York City). The eccentric personalities of the offbeat characters who make up Jerry's social circle contribute to the fun.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2005

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Se

Scheunemann, Pam

Summary: Presents seven projects that teach readers how to upcycle trash into treasure, including a birdfeeder, lanterns, and tile coasters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. Co. 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 666.3 SCH

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 666.3 SCH

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 666.3 Scheunemann 2013

Julien, Ronni Litz

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Health Communications 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.56 JUL

Summary: The little cats join the Cat in the Hat, Fish, Nick, and Sally on a fun and frenzied outdoor adventure as they camp, hike, and paddle their way to Fish's family reunion.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV CAT

Ailor, Edgar I.

Summary: "In 1978, William Least Heat-Moon made a 14,000-mile journey on the back roads of America, visiting 38 states along the way. In 1982, the popular Blue Highways, which chronicled his adventures, was published. Three decades later, Edgar Ailor III and his son, Edgar IV, retraced and photographed Heat-Moon's route, culminating in Blue Highways Revisited, released for publication on the thirtieth...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Missouri Press 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 778 AIL

Bailey, Katharine

Summary: Radisson and des Groseilliers were French explorers and fur traders. Their discoveries led to the creation of the Hudson Bay Company, Canada's oldest corporation and one of the oldest merchant companies in the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 971.01 BAI

Kroll, Virginia L.

Summary: Grace is worried about the coming winter, but happily it proves to be mild, and the next fall when Thanksgiving is celebrated, she starts a tradition of giving blessings to God before the meal. Includes author's note about the history of saying grace and suggested activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zonderkidz 2009

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2 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE KRO

Summary: Six-year-old best friends, Sally and Nick, are whisked off on extraordinary voyages of scientific discovery with the Cat in the Hat.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: NCircle Entertainment 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV CAT

Artist Not Provided

Summary: Traveller Justine Shapiro presents the culture, history, and natural sights as she journeys through Ecuador, including Guayaquil, the Andes, Quito, the Amazon, and then to the Galápagos Islands.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Pilot Productions 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 918.66 ECU