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Hummer, Jill Abraham

Summary: "This book is a history of first ladies beginning with Lou Henry Hoover and ending with Michelle Obama, discussing how they defined their role with a focus on how they related to women's issues and how they participated in politics. Hummer explores the intersection of personality and the first ladies' personal ambition and relationship with their presidential spouse, with the social and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University Press of Kansas 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 320 HUM

Summary: The world famous thief, Carmen Sandiego, plays an intricate game of cat and mouse with teen ACME detectives, Zack and Ivy. Based on the award-winning line of educational computer games, the energizing series is rich in both excitement and education as Carmen Sandiego attempts to steal the most valuable objects in the world. It's up to the detectives and the audience to figure out where in the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cookie Jar 2012

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

Contents: Disc one, December 23, 1938 concert. Swingin' the blues / Count Basie, Eddie Durham, (Count Basie and his Orchestra) (3:34) -- One o'clock jump / Count Basie, (Count Basie & his Orchestra) (1:11) -- Introduction / John Hammond (0:38) -- Blues with Lips / Count Basie, (Oran "Hot Lips" Page, with Count Basie Orchestra) (3:11) -- I never knew / Ted Fio Rito, Gus Kahn, (Kansas City Five) (3:11) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Vanguard 1999

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

Summary: The two faces of Dr. Jekyll: Absorbed in research directed towards freeing the two natures of man, Dr. Jekyll degenerated into Mr. Hyde, a vengeful maniac. While Hyde wants revenge against a gambler whom his wife is in love with, Dr. Jekyll takes steps to do away with his evil self.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mill Creek Entertainment 2015

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1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR HAM

Summary: Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Towards zero: Eyebrows arch when the dashing Wimbledon tennis star Nevile Strange arrives with his attractive new wife, even though the first wife is also attending. Miss Marple observes the tightly wound group as they holiday by the sea, sensing the sexual tensions and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Acorn Media 2007

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV AGA

Summary: The documentary uses Graham Greene's own words from his books and recordings, as well as photographs and clips from his many films, to reveal the fascinating life of one of the great writers of the twentieth century. The cast includes John Le Carre, psychologist Kay Jamison, critic David Lodge, Time correspondent Bernard Diederich, former CIA Inspector General Fredrick Hitz, and Greene's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2013

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV DAN

Summary: Complete second season, 1960-1961, of Rod Serling's classic, groundbreaking series exploring the fantastic and frightening.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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3 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Summary: Set over a tumultuous ten-year period in the early 20th century, this five-hour miniseries tells the story of an honorable Englishman coping with his growing disillusion at the end of a privileged era and the beginning of a new, egalitarian society. As the comfortable certainties of Edwardian England begin to give way to the chaos and destruction of WWI, nobleman Christopher Tietjens puts...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV PAR

Summary: Clyde Shelton is a brilliant planner and inventor. One night two robbers invade his Philadelphia home and brutally kill his wife and daughter, almost killing him. When the killers are caught, Assistant DA Nick Rice is assigned the case. Nick makes a deal with one of the killers to testify against his partner for a 10 year plea bargain prison sentence. Clyde doesn't want Nick to make the deal,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2010

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD L

Contents: Willie of Winsbury / Anaïs Mitchell & Jefferson Hamer (5:52) -- Hi ho ro tha mi duilich / Hi ho ro tha mi duilich (3:32) -- A cut above / The Hesleyside reel / Will Pound (4:19) -- Whiskey you're the devil / Bella Hardy (2:59) -- Delta dreams / Martin Simpson (4:14) -- Anyone but me / Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker (3:31) -- Mary Macdonald's / Rant (5:15) -- Love's for babies and fools / Linda...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Proper Music Distribution Ltd 2014

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK BBC

Zamorsky, Tania.

Summary: Homer's epic tale of the warrior Odysseus's decades-long struggle to return home after the Trojan War is simply retold for younger readers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2011

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Contents: Rarest rockabilly & hillbilly boogie. Nothin' but a nuthin' (Jimmy Stewart & his Night Hawks) -- Darlin' ; Baby doll (Jimmie Dale) -- Pretending is a game (Sleepy Jeffers & the Davis Twins) -- Don't sweep that dirt on me (Buddy Shaw) -- My baby left me (Rock Rogers) -- Little dog blues (Mel Price) -- Henpecked daddy (Ralph Johnson & the Hillbilly Show Boys) -- Umm boy you're my baby (Bill...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK RAR

Summary: Music's most popular series is back with another collection featuring the biggest hits including chart toppers from the worlds of country, rock, rap, pop, and more.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK NOW

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK Now

Van Steenwyk, Elizabeth.

Summary: Picture book biography of young Abraham Lincoln, a boy who struggled against the odds to become a beloved American president.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers 2000

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Contents: Disc 1. The camp meeting jubilee (Unknown) -- My man rocks me (Trixie Smith) -- Kansas city blues (Jim Jackson) -- Going to move to Alabama (Charley Patton) -- Move it on over (Hank Williams) -- It's tight like that (Tampa Red) -- Pinetop's boogie woogie (Clarence "Pinetop" Smith) -- Jimmy's blues (Jimmy Blythe) -- Crazy about my baby (Blind Roosevelt Graves) -- Tiger rag (Washboard Rhythm...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Famous Flames Recording 2011

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES FIR

Summary: In the mid-sixties, the maverick American director Monte Hellman conceived of two westerns at the same time. As shot back-to-back for famed producer Roger Corman, they feature overlapping casts and crews. The films - The Shooting, about a motley assortment of loners following a mysterious wanted man through a desolate frontier, and Ride in the Whirlwind, about a group of cowhands pursued by...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Criterion Collection 2014

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Summary: Hot shots. A team of crack (or is it cracked?) jet jockeys led by an incompetent commander spend their nights carousing and their days training for secret operation "Sleepy Weasel"--A lightning strike against a desert kingdom.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

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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.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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

Summary: Synapse Films presents the complete series of HAMMER HOUSE OF HORROR in its original airdate order. In 1980, Hammer House produced a series of thirteen horror stories to air on British television. With a host of Hammer regulars, including Peter Cushing and Denholm Elliott, along with early appearances by Pierce Brosnan, each episode provides a completely new and individual tale of terror and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: ITV Studios Home Entertainment 2012

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV HAM

Summary: Little Miss Marker: Shirley Temple melts the hearts of a gang of hardened gangsters when she's left as an IOU for a debt.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2005

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2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY LIT

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Shirley

Bell, Graham.

Summary: Explores ways to make the most of our resources by minimizing waste and maximizing potential.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Publishing Company 1999

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333 BEL

Summary: A woman's mental health puts her family and her own life in jeopardy, and she is taken from the family. Now her husband must raise a family alone and deal with her schizophrenia.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Screen Media Films 2007

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Canvas 2007

Contents: Tickle toe (8:03) -- Centerpiece (10:12) -- The man I love (11:31) -- Allen's alley (6:32) -- Alone together (13:03) -- Secret love (10:52) -- What's new? (7:36).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Delmark Records 2008

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

Hubner, John.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 346.015 HUB