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Humes, Edward.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1992

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1 HUM

Humes, Edward

Summary: "More than a gripping detective story, Burned is a shocking tale that upends the almost universal confidence we have in flawed forensics -- the "CSI" so long celebrated in fiction and film-- that has put thousands in prison as our justice system chose toembrace junk science over protecting the innocent. On an April night in 1989, three small children perished in a Los Angeles apartment fire....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2019

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Humes, Edward.

Summary: "A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist tells the story of the self-made billionaire who built the Kendall-Jackson empire from nothing into the biggest selling brand of premium wines in the U.S. Jess Stonestreet Jackson was one of a small band of pioneeringentrepreneurs who put California's wine country on the map. His life story is a compelling slice of history, daring, innovation, feuds,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 JACKSON, JESS Humes

Humes, Edward.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1994

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1523 HUM

Humes, Edward.

Summary: "With the urgency of a suspense novel and the power of investigative reporting, Humes take readers onto the street with flak-jacketed probation officers fighting to keep kids alive, into the courthouses where hope and hopelessness collide daily in epic struggles that reveal the best and worst in ourselves and our children, and past the triple-steel doors of Los Angeles' mammoth Central Juvenile...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1996

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.36 Humes 1996

Humes, Edward

Summary: "On an April night in 1989, three small children perished in a Los Angeles apartment fire. Their young mother, Jo Ann Parks, escaped unharmed. Based on forensic evidence, Parks was later convicted, sentenced to life in prison without parole. Now a young lawyer with the California Innocence Project is challenging the conviction and the so-called "science" behind it"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

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Humes, Edward.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 618.9201 HUM

Humes, Edward.

Summary: The story of the remarkable visionaries who have quietly dedicated their lives and their fortunes to saving the planet from ecological destruction. While many people remain paralyzed by the scope of Earth's environmental woes, eco barons--a new and largely unheralded generation of Rockefellers and Carnegies--are having spectacular success saving forests and wildlands, pulling endangered species...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 333.72 HUM

Humes, Edward.

Summary: "A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist takes readers on a surprising tour of the world of garbage. Trash is America's largest export. Individually, we make more than four pounds a day, sixty-four tons across a lifetime. We make so much of it that trash dominates America's place in the global economy--now the most prized product made in the United States. In 2010, China's number-one ...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avery 2012

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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: A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.

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Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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

Seward, Homer

Summary: Describes different kinds of snakes that live in the sea, discussing their physical characteristics, venom, habitats, habits, and relationship with people.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597.96 SEW

Seward, Homer

Summary: Introduces eels, their physical appearance, types, where they live, their habits, predators and prey.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 597.43 SEW

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597.43 SEW

Seward, Homer

Summary: Introduces the octopus and squid, their habits, physical appearance, and predators and prey.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 597 SEW