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Summary: Professor Gates' journey continues as a weekly series that will look at an ever-widening spectrum of our nation's fascinating ethnic mixture.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Publisher not identified] 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: A deft politician and skillful diplomat, TR's magnetic personality and genius for publicity made him a legend in his own time. Through archival footage and interviews with historians, this is an engaging portrait of the private man and the president who created the modern American presidency.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV PRE

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Kimmel, Haven

Summary: A continuation of the memoir "A Girl Named Zippy" follows the story of her mother, Delonda, who reinvents her life by returning to college and losing fifty pounds, while Zippy continues to work out the dynamic of their nuclear family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2006

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 813.6 KIM

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.6 KIM

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 813.6 Kim

Lacalle, Joseph M.

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: E.B. Marks Music Corp. 1940

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Lawrence, Jack

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: 1940

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Eizenstat, Stuart

Summary: "The definitive history of the Carter Administration from the man who participated in its surprising number of accomplishments--drawing on his extensive and never-before-seen notes. Stuart Eizenstat was at Jimmy Carter's side from his political rise in Georgia through four years in the White House, where he served as Chief Domestic Policy Adviser. He was directly involved in all domestic and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CARTER, JIMMY EIZ

Summers, Anthony

Summary: "We thought we knew the story well: On December 7, 1941, 2,403 Americans died when Japan attacked Pearl Harbor, devastating the nation and precipitating entry into World War II. In the aftermath, Admiral Husband Kimmel, commander in chief of the Pacific Fleet, was relieved of command, accused of dereliction of duty, and publicly disgraced. The fact was, however, that--through sheer...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 SUM

Summary: President Carter farewell speech (part 2)

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 1981

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Summary: President Carter farewell speech (part 3)

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 1981

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Swaby, Rachel

Summary: Aspiring scientists, young history enthusiasts, and children who enjoy learning about the world will be fascinated by these riveting snapshots--and parents who enjoyed the film Hidden Figures will find this to be the perfect extension. Covering important advancements made by women in fields such as biology, medicine, astronomy, and technology, author Rachel Swaby explains that people aren't...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yearling Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 SWA

Carter, Jimmy

Summary: President Carter, who was able to negotiate peace between Israel and Egypt, has remained deeply involved in Middle East affairs since leaving the White House. He has stayed in touch with the major players from all sides in the conflict and has made numerous trips to the Holy Land, most recently as an observer in the Palestinian elections of 2005 and 2006. In this book President Carter shares...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.04 CAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 956.04 Carter

Summary: The development of the arts in Europe from the Middle Ages to the modern era is an astonishing record of cultural achievement, from the breathtaking architecture of Gothic cathedrals to the daring visual experiments of the Cubist painters. We all have our favorite artists, periods, or styles from this immensely rich tradition, but how many of us truly know the full sweep of European art? How...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 HIS
Call number: DVD 709 HIS

Jordan, Hamilton.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1982

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.926 JOR

Kimmel, Haven

Summary: Named "Zippy" for the way she would bolt around her home, Kimmel's witty memoir takes readers back to a time when small-town America was caught in the amber of the innocent post-war period, where people helped their neighbors, went to church on Sunday, and kept barnyard animals in their backyards.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2001

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 977.264 KIM

Summary: "This special DVD presentation of Jimi Hendrix: Electric Church presents the legendary guitarist in full flight at the 1970 Atlanta Pop Festival before the largest US audience of his career. This critically acclaimed film combines color, 16mm multi-camera footage of Hendrix's unforgettable July 4, 1970 concert in its original performance sequence together with a new documentary that traces his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC JIM

Carter, Jimmy

Summary: Jimmy Carter, thirty-ninth President, Nobel Peace Prize winner, international humanitarian, fisherman, reflects on his full and happy life with pride, humor, and a few second thoughts. At ninety, Carter reflects on his public and private life with a frankness that is disarming. He adds detail and emotion about his youth in rural Georgia that he described in his earlier memoir An Hour Before...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP 973.9 CAR

Carter, Jimmy

Summary: In this autobiography, President "Carter tells what he is proud of and what he might do differently. He discusses his regret at losing his re-election, but how he and Rosalynn pushed on and made a new life and second and third rewarding careers. He is frank about the presidents who have succeeded him, world leaders, and his passions for the causes he cares most about, particularly the condition...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 CAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CARTER, JIMMY CAR

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Adult, Call number: B CARTER CAR

Carter, Jimmy

Summary: The edited, annotated diary of President Jimmy Carter--filled with insights into his presidency, his relationships with friends and foes, and his lasting impact on issues that still preoccupy America and the world.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 CAR

Strong, Robert A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Louisiana State University Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.926 STR

Wright, Lawrence

Summary: With his hallmark insight into the forces at play in the Middle East and his acclaimed journalistic skill, Lawrence Wright takes us through each of the thirteen days of the Camp David conference, delving deeply into the issues and enmities between the two nations, explaining the relevant background to the conflict and to all the major participants at the conference, from the three heads of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 909 WRI

Abbott, Jim

Summary: A one-handed pitcher who became one of the select few to pitch a no-hitter in Major League Baseball explains how he rose above his disability to excel at the sport he loved in high school, college, and adulthood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2012

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Talbot, David

Summary: Journalist Talbot sheds a dramatic new light on the tumultuous inner life of the Kennedy presidency and its stunning aftermath. The book begins on the shattering afternoon of November 22, 1963, as a grief-stricken Robert Kennedy urgently demands answers about the assassination of his brother, then shifts back in time, revealing the shadowy conflicts that tore apart the Kennedy administration,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.922 TAL

Wambaugh, Joseph.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1973

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 WAM