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Summary: In April 1994 the airplane of the Hutu President of Rwanda crashes and the Hutu militias slaughter the Tutsi population. In the Ecole Technique Officielle, Christopher, a Catholic priest and Joe Connor, an idealistic English teacher give sanctuary to twenty-five hundred Rwandans survivors in the school, which is under the protection of the UN Belgian force and under siege from the Hutu...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2007

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

Summary: A simple worker causes a strike on the Gdansk shipyard which leads to the creation of the first free unions and ultimately the downfall of the Soviet system.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MPI Home Video 2007

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN STR

Summary: When Mathias arrives at the sumptuous Parisian apartment he inherited from his father, he's surprised that the property comes with two stubborn live-in tenants who are not required to leave according to an ancient French real estate law. Unable to sell the place, Mathias moves in with the feisty Englishwoman Mathilde and her daughter, Chloe. But as Mathias and Chloe draw increasingly closer,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MY RATED PG-13

Summary: "Following a bloody conflict between her clan and that of the "men from the land of ice", Maïna (Roseanne Supernault) the daughter of Grand Chief Mishtenapuu (Graham Greene), sets off on a mission to rescue a captured boy - little knowing her actions will result in the poignant meeting of two of America's founding nations. A truly epic tale of adventure and romance in a time before European...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Horwitz, Joshua

Summary: Documents the efforts of crusading lawyer Joel Reynolds and marine biologist Ken Balcomb to expose a covert U.S. Navy submarine detection system that caused whales to beach themselves, an effort that challenged Ken's loyalties and pitted them against powerful military adversaries.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 599 HOR

Loreau, Dominique

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Simplify your home, empty your wardrobe, abandon compulsive purchases, eat more frugally but better, take care of your body and mind. From the art of feeling well in your home to the art of feeling well in your body, this compelling and elegant book will transform your life and take you on an empowering journey to happiness. You will feel energized, more confident and free. You will discover...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martins Griffin 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 648 LOR

Horwitz, Tem.

Summary: This book is an introduction and a reference guide to the study of Tai Chi Ch'uan. It offers inspiration to the beginner, and for those already involved in Tai Chi it is a source book, opening the way to a study of the philosophy that gives meaning and substance to the exercise. The book features sections discussing Tai Chi's connections to meditation, Taoism, dance, performance, the I Ching,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cloud Hands 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 299.5 HOR

Horwitz, Tony

Summary: This book retraces the voyages of Captain James Cook, the Yorkshire farm boy who drew the map of the modern world. Captain James Cook's three epic journeys in the eighteenth century were the last great voyages of discovery. His ships sailed 150,000 miles, from the Arctic to the Antarctic, from Tasmania to Oregon, from Easter Island to Siberia. When Cook set off for the Pacific in 1768, a third...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H. Holt 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 910.9 HOR

Horwitz, Tony

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1998

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Horwitz, Tony

Summary: Chronicles the 1859 raid by radical abolitionist John Brown on Harpers Ferry, revealing how his acts, deemed terrorism by the South, prompted a counterattack by Robert E. Lee and galvanized Northern supporters during Lincoln's election campaign.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2011

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Horwitz, Tony

Summary: "The author retraces Frederick Law Olmsted's journey across the American South in the 1850s, on the eve of the Civil War. Olmsted roamed eleven states and six thousand miles, and the New York Times published his dispatches about slavery and its defenders.More than 150 years later, Tony Horwitz followed Olmsted's route, and whenever possible his mode of transport--rail, riverboats, in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.504 HOR

Horvitz, Wayne.

Contents: Crispin and Lisa's duet (5:15) -- Sweeter than the day (5:36) -- Julian's ballad (5:23) -- People just float (6:29) -- Leave here now (10:11) -- From a window (8:35) -- Willy's music (8:08)

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Disk Union 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ HOR

Horwitz, Tony

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 2000

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 973.7 HOR

Horwitz, Tony

Summary: In this book the author tells the tale of the daring insurrection that put America on the path to bloody war. Plotted in secret, launched in the dark, John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry was a pivotal moment in U.S. history. But few Americans know the true story of the men and women who launched a desperate strike at the slaveholding South. Now, this work portrays Brown's uprising revealing a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7116 BROWN, JOHN HOR

Horwitz, Tony

Summary: An irresistible blend of history, myth, and misadventure, this book captures the wonder and drama of first contact. Vikings, conquistadors, French voyageurs, these and many others roamed an unknown continent in quest of grapes, gold, converts, even a cure for syphilis. Though most failed, their remarkable exploits left an enduring mark on the land and people encountered by late-arriving English...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

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Horvitz, Wayne.

Contents: Ben's music -- Prepaid funeral -- Love, love, love -- Capricious midnight -- 9 to 4 -- In the ballroom -- Forever -- Disingenuous firefight -- Tired -- Little man -- American bandstand.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Songlines Recordings 2000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ HOR

DeVito, Dominique.

Contents: Color -- Wall and floors -- Storage -- Appliances -- Sinks -- Work surfaces -- Windows and lighting -- Accessories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hearst Books 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 747.797 DEV

Demers, Dominique.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: 3500 years ago, Maina a young Indian woman, the daughter of a tribe named the Nearly Wolves. In the vast landscape she travels over, from the forest to the sea, she is obliged to struggle in an environment which is as generous as it is merciless. Finding food and shelter, making clothes, defending themselves and keeping warm, such are the daily tasks of the Nearly Wolves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ekstasis Editions 2000

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Lapierre, Dominique.

Summary: Translation of: La Cite de la joie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1985

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 954.14 LAP

Browning, Dominique.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.9097 BRO

Browning, Dominique.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2004

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 635 BRO

DeVito, Dominique.

Contents: Entries and hallways -- Kitchens -- Bathrooms -- Living rooms -- Dining rooms -- Family and great rooms -- Bedrooms -- Kids' rooms -- Home offices -- Small rooms -- Laundry rooms -- Porches and outdoor spaces -- Seasonal decorating.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hearst Books 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 747 DEV

Demers, Dominique.

Summary: "Il y a 3500 ans vivait Maïna...". Deux tableaux, dans l'un la vie des Amérindiens, dans l'autre, celles des Inuits. Maïna sert de trait d'union, vivant dans l'un et l'autre une histoire d'amour. L'auteure hésite entre son désir d'informer sur la vie des premiers Québécois et celui de raconter les aventures de son impétueuse héroïne en quête de plénitude. Le texte est documenté certes, mais les...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Québec/Amérique 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 448 FIC DEM

Townsend, Dominique

Summary: Presents the teachings of a young Buddhist monk who lived in the eighth century A.D., discussing the importance of kindness and empathy and of developing these virtues in everyday life with practice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wisdom 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 294.3 TOW