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Summary: Kinsey is a portrait of a man driven to uncover the most private secrets of the nation, and journey into the mystery of human behavior. His 1948 book Sexual Behavior in the Human Male irrevocably changed American culture and created a media sensation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox 2005

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

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

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

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

Claridge, Laura P.

Summary: "Left off her company's fifth anniversary tribute but described by Thomas Mann as "the soul of the firm," Blanche Knopf began her career when she founded Alfred A. Knopf with her husband in 1915. With her finger on the pulse of a rapidly changing culture, Blanche quickly became a driving force behind the firm. A conduit to the literature of Langston Hughes and the Harlem Renaissance, Blanche...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KNOPF, BLANCHE CLA

Richter, Peter-Cornell.

Summary: Uniting 28 paintings by Georgia O'Keeffe from collections all over the United States with 32 stunning images by the pioneering photographer Alfred Stieglitz, this book focuses on the two artists' work, their stormy and passionate marriage, and the influence they had on one another's pictures. The photographic historian Peter-Cornell Richter perfectly captures this aspect in his sensitive and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prestel 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 700 RIC

Summary: Eighteen of Alfred Hitchcock's early films (1926-1939), and two episodes of his television program (1955-1962). Includes 55 minutes of movie trailers spanning Hitchcock's legendary career.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mill Creek Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY ALF

Stieglitz, Alfred

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bullfinch Press 1983

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 770.92 STI

Tripp, Dawn Clifton.

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: In 1916, Georgia O'Keeffe is a young, unknown art teacher when she travels to New York to meet Stieglitz, the famed photographer and art dealer, who has discovered O'Keeffe's work and exhibits it in his gallery. Their connection is instantaneous. O'Keeffe is quickly drawn into Stieglitz's sophisticated world, becoming his mistress, protégé, and muse, as their attraction deepens into an intense...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TRI

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TRI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Tripp 2016

Summary: Dark forces are moving outside the court and when a powerful Danish warlord Bloodhair attacks, Uhtred must lead Wessex's forces into battle. He captures Bloodhair's mysterious lover, the savage sorceress Skade, who throws a curse, and his world becomes blighted by tragedy.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2018

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2 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV LAS

Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Contents: On Wenlock edge (20:15) ; Songs of travel (22:51) / Vaughan Williams -- Pleading : op. 48, no. 1 (2:48) ; Three songs, op. 59 (6:31) ; Two songs, op. 60 (6:06) / Edward Elgar -- Love blows as the wind blows (10:00) / George Butterworth.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: EMI Classics 1993

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL VAU

McCalman, Iain.

Summary: Cultural historian Iain McCalman tells the stories of Charles Darwin and his most vocal supporters and colleagues: Joseph Hooker, Thomas Huxley, and Alfred Wallace. He steps back in time and recounts the lives and scientific discoveries of each of these explorers and reveals the untold story of how they campaigned passionately in the war of ideas over evolution and who lived on to extend and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Co. 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 576.82 MCC

Whelan, Richard

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 STIEGLITZ, ALFRED WHE

Summary: A re-make of "The Front Page" with the main character as a girl reporter (Rosalind Russell). The editor (Cary Grant) wants his top reporter to cover the impending execution of a murderer rather than get married and leave the job.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Goodtimes DVD 2002

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Phillips Collection

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 1995

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 759.13 TUR

Summary: A story of redemption, vengeance, and self-discovery set against the birth of England, this drama follows young warrior and outsider Uhtred on a fierce mission to reclaim his birthright. The series combines real historical figures and events with fiction, retelling the history of King Alfred the Great and his desire to unite the many separate kingdoms into what would become England.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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2 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV LAS

Svenson, Sally E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dog Ear Pub. 2012

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Kleinman, Paul

Summary: Presents an introduction to philosophy, covering the origins of the discipline, some of the major figures of the past, and philosophical issues which still continue to be debated in the present day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2013

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Revel, Harry

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Miller Music, Inc. 1937

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Shofner, Melissa Raé

Summary: "Boom! Dynamite can blast away mountainsides and bring down buildings. This powerful explosive was discovered over 150 years ago, but it wasn't always safe to use. That's because dynamite contains nitroglycerin, a very dangerous explosive. In the late 1860s, Swedish chemist Alfred Nobel accidentally invented dynamite while he was working on a way to make nitroglycerin safer to handle. This book...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 662 SHO

Wargin, Kathy-jo.

Summary: "Alfred Nobel was the man who founded what became known as The Nobel Prizes. Nobel also invented dynamite, becoming very wealthy from his invention. Saddened by its use for harmful destruction, Nobel left his fortune to create yearly prizes for those who have rendered the greatest services to mankind"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2009

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

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB Nobel WAR

Summary: In the early part of the 20th Century, Alfred Redl ruthlessly rises from his peasant background to become a high-ranking member of the Imperial Austrian military. But when Redl is sent to spy on the Russian Empire, his espionage is compromised by his secret double life as a homosexual.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Kino Lorber, Inc. 2020

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN COL

Amalric, Mathieu

Summary: Filmmakers discuss François Truffaut's book "Le cinéma selon Alfred Hitchcock" and its influence on their work.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2016

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

Simeti, Mary Taylor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, Giroux 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 945.804 SIM

Pollack, Pam

Summary: Profiles the life and accomplishments of the British filmmaker known for his distinctive style of directing and his films that featured suspenseful and surprising plots.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014

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

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