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Farber, Erica.

Summary: Fish Finelli and his friends set out to find Captain Kidd's treasure, rumored to be buried on nearby Lyons Island, but it seems like the local library director is looking for it as well--and finding the treasure may be the key to saving the island from developers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC FAR

Summary: This live-action docu-drama separates fact from fiction as it brings to rousing life the golden age of pirates! Hear the legends and discover the theatrical lore of such feared men and women as Blackbeard, who mixed gunpowder with his rum; Captain William Kidd, the so-called "gentleman pirate"; Captain Morgan, the Welsh buccaneer; Bartholomew Roberts, from whom guard ships fled; Mary Reed and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Questar 2006

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

Summary: Get ready to set sail with pirates Sir Francis Drake, Captain Kidd, and Blackbeard, some of the most treacherous and cunning characters who ever set sail, and who are, in reality, more colorful than their legends suggest. Includes 3 episodes, and bonus episode, Treasure Hunters.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Discovery Channel 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Nonfic P

Zacks, Richard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Kidd

Petersen, Eugene T.

Contents: Peterson, E.T. Introduction.--Head, F.H.A notable lawsuit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Hotel 1977

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1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL RM 977.4 PET

1 hold on 2 copies

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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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Weir, Alison

Summary: "Spanning the years from the Norman conquest in 1066 to the dawn of a new era in 1154, when Henry II succeeded to the throne and Eleanor of Aquitaine, the first Plantagenet queen, was crowned, this ... book brings to ... life five women: Matilda of Flanders, wife of William the Conqueror, the first Norman king; Matilda of Scotland, revered as 'the common mother of all England'; Adeliza of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballentine Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 WEI

Whyte, Jack

Summary: "Some men strive for greatness. And some men find themselves thrust into the role of their nation's saviors. Such are the two heroes who reshaped and reconfigured the entire destiny of the kingdom of Scotland. Wallace the Braveheart would become the only legendary, heroic, commoner in medieval British history; the undying champion of the common man. The other, Robert Bruce, earl of Carrick,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WHY

Maxwell, Robin

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAX

Morris, Gilbert.

Summary: Stuart Winslow must choose whether to keep his place in the corrupt court of King Henry VIII, or help Bible-translator William Tyndale. If he chooses to help Tyndale he will risk death at the stake. He also must choose between the innocent Heather and the courtwise Nell.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Howard Books 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Morris 2009

Whyte, Jack.

Summary: In London's Smithfield Prison in 1305, condemned patriot William Wallace imparts the remarkable story of the Scottish Wars of Independence to a priest in the pre-dawn hours before his execution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WHY

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION WHY

Worsley, Lucy

Summary: Hoping to revive his distressed family fortune, the Baron of Stone arranges the engagment of his twelve-year-old daughter, Eliza Rose Camperdowne, to the son of the Earl of Westmoreland.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC WOR

Zacks, Richard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Theia 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.45 ZAC

Zacks, Richard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2002

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 910.45 ZAC

Bracewell, Patricia

Summary: Marrying the much-older king of England in the year 1002, sixteen-year-old Emma of Normandy is surrounded by a treacherous court and regarded as a threat by her husband before drawing on her wits to gain a few friends and protect her station.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRA

Gregory, Philippa.

Summary: A tale of the Wars of the Roses follows Elizabeth Woodville, who ascends to royalty and fights for the well-being of her family, including two sons whose imprisonment in the Tower of London precedes a devastating unsolved mystery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone/Simon & Schuster 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC GRE

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gre

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gregory 2009

Danticat, Edwidge

Summary: Beginning in 1490, Anacaona keeps a record of her life as a possible successor to the supreme chief of Xaragua, as wife of the chief of Maguana, and as a warrior battling the first white men to arrive in the West Indies, ravenous for gold.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2005

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Danticat 2005

Plaidy, Jean

Summary: Ten years after Charles I was deposed and executed, his son, Charles II, regains the throne after many years in exile. Charles is determined not only to restore the monarchy but also to revive a society that has suffered under many years of Puritan rule, when everything from theater to Christmas festivals was illegal. As king, Charles II throws himself into the gaiety of court life, becoming a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2005

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O'Brien, Anne

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin Mira 2013

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Beasley, Jerry C.

Contents: 1. Fiction in the 1740s: backgrounds, topics, strategies -- 2. Romance and the "new" novels of Richardson, Fielding, and Smollett -- 3. Fiction as contemporary history -- 4. Fiction as contemporary biography: tales of low life -- 5. Fiction as contemporary biography: records of spiritual life -- 6. "Novelistic" fiction in the 1740s -- 7. Fiction as artifice: the achievement of Henry Fielding.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Georgia Press 1982

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1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL RM 823.5 BEA

Mackay, James A. (James Alexander)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mainstream Pub. 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WALLACE, WILLIAM MAC

Leckie, Robert.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: J. Wiley & Sons 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.25 LEC

Cabot, Sally.

Summary: The bastard son of Benjamin Franklin, William Franklin, is named the new Royal Governor of New Jersey, but all he has achieved is threatened when the colonies, led by influential figures including his own father, begin the fight for independence--a cause he refuses to support.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAB

Chadwick, Elizabeth.

Summary: Fictionalizes the life of William Marshal, who is appointed tutor to Prince Henry, heir to the throne, after he rescues the queen, Eleanor of Aquitaine, but William quickly learns of the dangers that are attached to his reward.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHA