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Earley, Chris G.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Firefly Books 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 598.9 Earley 2004

Summary: "Third Coast Atlas: Prelude to a Plan describes the conditions for urbanization across the Great Lakes region. It assembles a multi-layered, empirical description of urbanization processes within the drainage basins of the five Great Lakes and the Saint Lawrence River. This thick description encompasses a range of representational forms including maps, plans, diagrams, timelines, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Actar 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 912 THI

Grady, Wayne.

Summary: "This book is an exploration of the biology and ecology of a vital, ever-changing terrain. Written by one of Canada's best-known science and nature writers, it is intended not only for those who live in the Great Lakes basin but for anyone captivated by the splendor of the natural world and sensitive to the challenges of its preservation."--Jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greystone Books 2007

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 508.77 Grady

Cleland, Charles E.

1 hold on 1 copy

Contents: The treaty -- The foundations of treaty making -- The invention of Euro-American and Indian treaty making -- Treaties and American law -- The treaties of 1836 and 1855 -- United States v. Michigan / by Bruce R. Greene -- United States v. Michigan / by Marc Slonim -- The treaties of St. Peters (1837) and La Pointe -- Lac Courte Oreilles band v. Wisconsin / by Kathryn L. Tierney -- Milles Lacs...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Michigan Press 2011

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Summary: By 1876, most of the nation's American Indians had been forcibly relocated to reservation land. In the Dakota Territory, Red Cloud had settled his people on the great Sioux Reservation, becoming wards of the government. Other Sioux leaders saw this as defeat and continued to live in the traditional way, with legendary resistance. Then an economic depression struck, and gold was discovered in...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Entertainment 2011

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA BUR

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Summary: Overview: Offering insight into the arts of Great Lakes Native nations, this collection of stories, songs, poetry, speeches, autobiographies, and fiction, spans the centuries from deep past to the present. Elders, war chiefs, religious leaders, and contemporary artists share stories of the creation, stars, animals, heroes, and monsters, along with narratives of hunting, fishing, food-gathering,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ladyslipper 2011

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Damm, Peter L.

Summary: Stories of a young boy's journey to adulthood in small town rural Upper Midwest in the 1950s and 60s. A funny, poignant, moving and beautifully written memoir about the challenges, mischief, fears and lessons of growing up as the youngest of five brothers and one sister, Catholic education, the natural world, trying to understand religious and adult mysteries, honor, family, truth and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: O'Brien & Whitaker 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DAMM, PETER DAM

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 810.9 Fresh

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 810.9977 FRE

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cranbrook Institute of Science 2004

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Summary: From the Publisher: Women lighthouse keepers, fur traders, cooks on sailing vessels, missionaries, and fearless travelers all wrote of their lives on the Great Lakes, both publicly and in quiet testimonies such as letters, logbooks, and diaries. Their narratives, which span the centuries from 1789 to the present, are now collected in this anthology. Compiled in response to historical accounts...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ladyslipper Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977 WOM

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.03 BRE

McClelland, Ted.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.704 MCC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.704 McClelland

White, Richard

Summary: "An acclaimed book and widely acknowledged classic, The Middle Ground steps outside the simple stories of Indian-white relations - stories of conquest and assimilation and stories of cultural persistence. It is, instead, about a search for accommodation and common meaning. It tells how Europeans and Indians met, regarding each other as alien, as other, as virtually nonhuman, and how between...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cambridge University Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.004 WHI

Spring, Barbara.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AmErica House 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 577.63 SPR

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Milkweed Editions 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 917.7 GRE

Summary: Describes life in the Great Lakes Region through stories, poems, and essays.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Milkweed Editions 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 810.8 St. Antoine

Hoagman, Walter J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Michigan Board of Trustees 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 577.68 HOA

Summary: Stories of the men who built the Midwest, with descriptions and histories of the shores, the woods and lakes, rolling farmland, the rise of the great metropolises of Chicago and Minneapolis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Castle 1986

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977 TAL

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1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977 TAL

Rajczak, Michael.

Summary: Presents information on visiting the Great Lakes area, including tourist attractions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 977 RAJ

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bigwater Pub. 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 808.8 GRE
1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 808.8 GRE

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 808.8 Winters

Naegele, Thomas A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wilderness Adventure Books 1996

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 581.63 NAE

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 581.63 Naegele
1 available in Michigan Room Reference, Call number: MIR 581.63 Naegele

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 581.63 NAE

McDonnell, Michael A.

Summary: "In Masters of Empire, the historian Michael A. McDonnell reveals the pivotal role played by the native peoples of the Great Lakes in the history of North America. Though less well known than the Iroquois or Sioux, the Anishinaabeg, who lived across Lakes Michigan and Huron, were equally influential. Masters of Empire charts the story of one group, the Odawa, who settled at the straits between...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hill and Wang 2015

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Ashworth, William

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 331.91 ASH

Anderson, Tom

Summary: "Spiders, snakes, bears and bats--they're out there but there's no reason to fear them. Things that bite takes a matter-of-fact look at more than 30 creatures of the Great Lakes region"--P [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adventure Publications, Inc. 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 591.65 Anderson 2008