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Summary: This series covers America's history from the age of Pre-Columbian Native Americans, through European discovery, colonization, independence, the forging of a young nation, and the settling of the American frontier. Students will look at the history of the United States from a new perspective, as they explore the events that have shaped modern American society. Professor Linwood Thompson is the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: The Teaching Company 1996

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973 EAR
2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 1
Call number: DVD 973 EAR PART 2

Heidler, David Stephen

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Louisiana State University Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.54 HEI

Kilmeade, Brian

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Summary: A fresh and relevant narrative about the men who led this country through change and the lives they affected, from an early idea of democracy to our first African-American President.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Educational Productions 2010

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

Brands, H. W.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2005

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 JACKSON, ANDREW BRA

Kilmeade, Brian

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Summary: Another history pageturner from the authors of the #1 bestsellers George Washington's Secret Six Into this dire situation stepped Major General Andrew Jackson. A native of Tennessee who had witnessed the horrors of the Revolutionary War and Indian attacks, he was glad America had finally decided to confront repeated British aggression. But he feared that President Madison's men were overlooking...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sentinel, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.5 KIL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.5 KIL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.5 KIL

Summary: This biography explores whether Americans should celebrate Jackson or apologize for him. The program reveals the world of America's 7th president, who founded the Democratic Party, yet was viewed by his enemies as an American Napoleon. The film contains reenactments, lithographs, letters and the insights of distinguished scholars.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2007

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

Contents: I don't wanna live forever (Fifty shades darker) (ZAYN, Taylor Swift) (4:07) -- Not afraid anymore (Halsey) (3:47) -- Pray (JRY feat. Rooty) (3:21) -- Lies in the dark (Tove Lo) (3:43) -- No running from me (Toulouse) (3:12) -- One woman man (John Legend) (4:06) -- Code blue (The Dream) (4:46) -- Bom bidi bom (Nick Jonas & Nicki Minaj) (3:36) -- Helium (Sia) (4:14) -- Cruise (Kygo feat. Andrew...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Republic Records 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM FIF

Summary: Narrated by veteran CBS News correspondent Lesley Stahl, this video examines the long and complex relationship between the presidency and public opinion. Scholars explore decisive moments in the history of the presidency from George Washington to FDR.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 320.73 MAN

Bryant, Kobe

Summary: In the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe "The Black Mamba" Bryant shares his vast knowledge and understanding of the game. Citing an obligation to teach young players, hardcore fans, and devoted students of the game how to play it "the right way," The Mamba Mentality takes us inside the mind of one of the most analytical and creative basketball players ever. Bryant...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MCD, Farrar, Strauss, and Giroux 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.323 BRY

Greenberg, Jan

Summary: Imagines Jackson Pollock at work during the creation of one of his paint-swirled and splattered canvasses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2003

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

Greenberg, Jan

Summary: Imagines Jackson Pollock at work during the creation of one of his paint-swirled and splattered canvasses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 759.13 Greenberg 2002

Summary: Dancing great Bill Williamson takes a look back on the beginnings of his career and his romance with fellow rising star Selina. Their romance is brief because Selina does not want to settle down.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2005

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS STO

Lloyd Webber, Andrew

Contents: Phantom of the opera (4:35) -- Take that look off your face (3:27) -- All I ask of you (4:08) -- Don't cry for me Argentina (5:25) -- Magical Mr. Mistoffeles (3:28) -- Variations 1-4 (2:57) -- Superstar (4:15) -- Memory (4:14) -- Starlight express (5:03) -- Tell me on Sunday (3:28) -- The music of the night (5:13) -- Another suitcase in another hall (2:58) -- I don't know how to love him (3:34)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: MCA 1988

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM WEBBE

Dickson, Andrew.

Summary: The Rough Guide to Shakespeare provides the perfect introduction across all media from the Elizabethan theatre to the modern multiplex. Designed to work equally well as a quick reference and a background companion, the book features full coverage of all 38 plays including a synopsis, character list, stage history and a full critical essay. There are guides to recommended texts, critical studies...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rough Guides 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 822.33 DIC

Summary: Follows the life of Polish artist Wladyslaw Strzeminski.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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