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Larson, Erik

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: On Winston Churchill's first day as prime minister, Hitler invaded Holland and Belgium. Poland and Czechoslovakia had already fallen, and the Dunkirk evacuation was just two weeks away. For the next twelve months, Hitler would wage a relentless bombing campaign, killing 45,000 Britons. It was up to Churchill to hold the country together and persuade President Franklin Roosevelt that Britain was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Larson, Erik

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Summary: In this "portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz, ... Larson shows ... how Churchill taught the British people 'the art of being fearless.' It is a story of political brinkmanship, but it's also an intimate domestic drama set against the backdrop of Churchill's prime-ministerial country home Chequers; his wartime retreat Ditchley, where he and his entourage go when the moon is...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 940.54 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America's rush toward the twentieth century. The architect was Daniel Hudson Burnham, the fair's brilliant director of works and the builder of many of the country's most important structures, including the Flatiron Building in New York and Union Station in Washington, D.C....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1523 LAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1523 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 1994

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

Larson, Erik

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Larson presents a 100th-anniversary chronicle of the sinking of the Lusitania. He discusses the factors that led to the tragedy, and the contributions of such figures as President Wilson, bookseller Charles Lauriat and architect Theodate Pope Riddle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2015

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 940.4 LAR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP Fiction Larson 2015

Larson, Erik

Summary: Tells the parallel stories of Daniel Burnham, the main architect of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, and serial killer Henry H. Holmes, discussing the challenges Burnham faced in creating the hugely successful White City, and looking at how Holmes used the opportunities afforded by the fair to lure victims to their deaths.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Large Print Press (Gale, Cengage Learning) 2013

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Larson, Erik

46 holds on 12 copies

Summary: "The #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake delivers a fresh and compelling portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz On Winston Churchill's first day as prime minister, Hitler invaded Holland and Belgium. Poland and Czechoslovakia had already fallen, and the Dunkirk evacuation was just two weeks away. For the next twelve months, Hitler...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Larson, Erik.

Summary: The bestselling author of "Devil in the White City" turns his hand to a remarkable story set during Hitler's rise to power. The time is 1933, the place, Berlin, when William E. Dodd becomes America's first ambassador to Hitler's Germany in a year that proved to be a turning point in history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishing Group 2011

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Larson, Erik

2 holds on 7 copies

Summary: The #1 New York Times best-selling author of In the Garden of Beasts presents a 100th-anniversary chronicle of the sinking of the Lusitania that discusses the factors that led to the tragedy and the contributions of such figures as President Wilson, bookseller Charles Lauriat and architect Theodate Pope Riddle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.4 LAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.4 LAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.4 LAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.4 LAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.4 Larson 2015

Larson, Erik.

1 hold on 8 copies

Summary: The bestselling author of "Devil in the White City" turns his hand to a remarkable story set during Hitler's rise to power. The time is 1933, the place, Berlin, when William E. Dodd becomes America's first ambassador to Hitler's Germany in a year that proved to be a turning point in history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult- Biography, Call number: 921 Dodd 2011

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 943.086 DODD, WILLIAM E. LAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 943.086 LAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 943.086 LAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 943.086 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Isaac Cline was one of the era's new men, a scientist who believed he knew all there was to know about the motion of clouds and the behavior of storms. The idea that a hurricane could damage the city of Galveston, Texas, where he was based was to him preposterous. It is the story of what can happen when human arrogance meets nature's last uncontrollable force, based on Cline's own letters,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 1999

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 976.4 Larson 1999

Larson, Erik.

1 hold on 1 copy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 1999

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 976.4139 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Documents the efforts of the first American ambassador to Hitler's Germany, William E. Dodd, to acclimate to a residence in an increasingly violent city where he is forced to associate with the Nazis while his daughter pursues a relationship with Gestapo chief Rudolf Diels.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 943.086 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Summary: The telephone call that forever changed the lives of the Dodd family of Chicago came at noon on Thursday, June 8, 1933, as William E. Dodd sat at his desk at the University of Chicago. Now chairman of the history department, Dodd had been a professor at the university since 1909, recognized nationally for his work on the American South and for a biography of Woodrow Wilson. He was sixty-four...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2011

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Larson, Erik.

Summary: Galveston, Texas, 8 September 1900. It's another fine day in the Gulf according to Isaac Cline, chief observer of the new US Weather Bureau, but one day later, 6-10,000 people were dead, wiped out by the biggest storm the coast of America had ever witnessed. Isaac Cline was confident of his ability to predict the weather: he had new technology at his disposal, 'perfect science', and, like...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 976.4139 LAR

Larson, Erik

Summary: The story of the sinking of the Lusitania.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 940.4 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Abridged.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1523 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Erik Larson—author of #1 bestseller In the Garden of Beasts—intertwines the true tale of the 1893 World's Fair and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death. Combining meticulous research with nail-biting storytelling, Erik Larson has crafted a narrative with all the wonder of newly discovered history and the thrills of the best fiction.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: Book Club Kit 364.15 LAR

Larson, Erik.

2 holds on 7 copies

Summary: Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America's rush toward the twentieth century. The architect was Daniel Hudson Burnham, the fair's brilliant director of works and the builder of many of the country's most important structures, including the Flatiron Building in New York and Union Station in Washington, D.C....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.15 LAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Larson, Erik.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: In 1933, President Roosevelt personally selected William E. Dodd to be the United States ambassador to Nazi Germany. Dodd took his family with him, including his daughter Martha. Initially enamored with the Nazi party and its passion, Martha supported the Third Reich. However, when Hitler's violent policies became apparent, Martha changed her opinion and watched in horror. Here, author Erik...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 943.086 LAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 943.086 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Dual stories of two disparate men, one a genius, and the other a killer. The geuius is Guglielmo Marconi, inventor of wireless communication. The murderer is the notorious Englishman, Dr. H. H. Crippen. Their lives intersect during the criminal chase.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1523 LAR

Larson, Erik.

Summary: In Thunderstruck, Erik Larson tells the interwoven stories of two men--Hawley Crippen, a very unlikely murderer, and Guglielmo Marconi, the obsessive creator of a seemingly supernatural means of communication--whose lives intersect during one of the greatest criminal chases of all time. - goodreads

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.15 Lar

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1523 LAR

Larsen, Erik.

Summary: Following the devastating conclusion of Emperor Dragon, Malcolm and Angel Dragon have to pick up the pieces of their shattered lives. Introducing new villains Cutthroat Kid, Thunder-Head, and Warren Terror, as well as returning favorites Mr. Glum, the Absorbanoids, and Monster Rex! Featuring a new Mighty Man, the Golden Age Daredevil, and a cast of thousands! Comes with our highest possible...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Comics 2011

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Larsen, Erik.

Summary: Convicted of crimes he committed when he reverted to his Emperor Kurr persona, Dragon is locked up with the deadly villains he himself brought to justice. What follows isn't pretty.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Comics 2014

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