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Jones, James Earl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 1993

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 792.028 JON

(JONES, JAMES EARL, NARR.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1992

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

Summary: The in-depth and intimate story of one of the most important African Americans to live in the first half of the 20th century. Tells the story of Jack Johnson, who was the first African American boxer to win the most coveted title in all of sports - Heavyweight Campion of the World. Includes his struggles in and out of the ring and his desire to live his life as a free man.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2005

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2 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV UNF

Summary: Pampered African Prince Akeem is a rebel who is against an arranged marriage and heads to Queens, New York to find a new bride. His regal father agrees to allow the prince 40 days to roam the U.S., sending the prince's faithful retainer Semmi along to make sure nothing untoward happens. To avoid fortune hunters, Prince Akeem conceals his true identity and gets a "regular" guy job at a fast-food...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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Summary: In a period of great conflict, a group of unlikely heroes led by Jyn Erso, a daring fugitive, and Cassian Andor, a rebel spy, band together on a desperate mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon of destruction.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE ROG

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Rogue 2017

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD ROG

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

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2 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI ROG

Summary: Cimmerian Conan is captured as a child after his parents are murdered by raiding Vanir led by Thulsa Doom. After years of enslavement, Conan is freed to learn the "riddle of steel" and to kill the arch-villain Thulsa Doom.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Video 2000

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2 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE CON

Summary: Bloody labor struggles in the West Virginia coal fields of the 1920's.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lorimar Home Video 1987

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

Summary: Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Entertainment 2004

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1 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI STA

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD STA

Summary: The lake house (2006, 98 min.): A lonely doctor who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with its newest resident, a frustrated architect. When they discover that they're living two years apart, they try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it's too late.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2010

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD 4FIL

Summary: This special collects the most memorable moments from the PBS series.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Questar 2007

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Summary: Join Kion and his fearless friends as they celebrate within the Circle of Life and race to the rescue in five action-packed episodes also featuring King Simba, the spirit of Mufasa, and the hilarious antics of Timon and Pumbaa.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: FoxVideo 2001

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD SAN RATED PG

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

Summary: Documents the forced removal in 1838 of the Cherokee Nation from the southeastern United States to Oklahoma. Shows the suffering endured by the Cherokees as they lost their land and the difficult conditions they endured on the trail. Describes how thousands of Cherokees died during the Trail of Tears, nearly a quarter of the nation, including most of their children and elders.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Rich-Heape Films 2006

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2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC TRA

Summary: Fantasia: Features a blend of animation set to classical music, and live action scenes of the orchestra. Pieces include: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor by Johann Sebastian Bach, The Nutcracker Suite by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas, The Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky, The Pastoral Symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven, Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2010

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Summary: CIA deputy intelligence director, Jack Ryan, finds recovering laundered drug money from the Colombian cartel isn't as dangerous as the power games in the nation's capitol.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 1998

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE CLE

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD CLE

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Clear 1998

Summary: A new technologically superior Soviet nuclear sub, the Red October, is heading the the United States coast under the command of Captain Ramius. The American government thinks Ramius is planning to attack. A lone CIA analyst has a different idea: he thinks Ramius is planning to defect, but he has only a few hours to find him and prove it. At the same time, the entire Russian naval and air...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 2003

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD HUN

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER HUN

Summary: The life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., from the beginnings of the Civil Rights movement in Montgomery, Alabama, and culminating with his assassination in Memphis in 1968. Including archival footage, this film is an indispensable primary resource of a pivotal moment in American and world history. Originally screened in theaters for only a single night in 1970.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC KIN

Summary: Fulfilling his beloved wife's dying wish, a man restores an abandoned building they own into a reading room for a depressed community notorious for its ineffectual high school and street gangs. He is determined to give them a sense of self-respect.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Timeless Media Group 2006

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

Summary: A house-painter/poet struggles to support his cancer-plagued wife.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Platinum Disc Corp. 2001

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

Summary: Science fiction tales of derring-do, heroism and romance. Set in the distant past, they relate the adventures of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo as they battle the forces of the evil Imperial Army.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Entertainment 2004

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2 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI STA

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD STA RATED PG

Contents: Merlin -- Merlin's apprentice -- Merlin: the return.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mill Creek Entertainment 2018

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Contents: Discs 1-46, Old Testament -- Discs 47-60, New Testament.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Topics Entertainment 2009

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2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 220 COM PART 1
Call number: CD 220 COM PART 2

Summary: "When Daisy Werthan, a widowed, 72-year-old Jewish woman living in midcentury Atlanta, is deemed too old to drive, her son hires Hoke Colburn, an African American man, to serve as her chauffeur. What begins as a troubled and hostile pairing, soon blossoms into a profound, life-altering friendship that transcends all the societal boundaries placed between them. This iconic tale of pride,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Summary: A story of three animal families on a journey across our planet - polar bears, elephants, and humpback whales. It captures rare footage of nature's wildest and most elusive animals.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2009

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 590 EAR

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD EAR RATED NR