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Klein, Aaron.

Summary: An investigative journalist exposes significant issues related to the Benghazi attack, including secretive activities inside the doomed facility, the withholding of critical protection, the fate of Ambassador Chris Stevens, and the role Hillary Clinton played in the scandal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WND Books 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.931 KLE

Coleman, Miriam

Summary: "Spread between two continents but sharing many of the same geographic challenges, the peoples and cultures of Southwest Asia and North Africa are both similar and different in striking ways. This region, which includes Morocco, Libya, and Egypt, is also known as the Middle East. It has given birth to ancient civilizations, unique legends, and some of the modern world's most distinct traditions...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 956 COL

Willis, Terri

Summary: An oil-rich nation in North Africa, Libya has seen a great deal of turmoil in recent years, with civil war continuing to affect the country today. Readers will explore Libyas history and find out what events have led its current situation. They will also find out what it is like to live in Libya today, from which kinds of jobs are common to what people eat and where they live. Additionally, the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

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1 available in Juvenile States & Countries, Call number: J 961.2 WIL

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 961.2 WIL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Zuckoff, Mitchell.

Summary: "The harrowing, true account from the brave men on the ground who fought back during the Battle of Benghazi. 13 HOURS presents, for the first time ever, the true account of the events of September 11, 2012, when terrorists attacked the US State Department Special Mission Compound and a nearby CIA station called the Annex in Benghazi, Libya. A team of six American security operators fought to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363 ZUC

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.325 ZUC

Zuckoff, Mitchell.

Summary: "The harrowing, true account from the brave men on the ground who fought back during the Battle of Benghazi. 13 HOURS presents, for the first time ever, the true account of the events of September 11, 2012, when terrorists attacked the US State Department Special Mission Compound and a nearby CIA station called the Annex in Benghazi, Libya. A team of six American security operators fought to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve, Hachette Book Group 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 363 ZUC

Matar, Hisham

Summary: "In 2012, after the overthrow of Qaddafi, the acclaimed novelist Hisham Matar journeys to his native Libya after an absence of thirty years. When he was twelve, Matar and his family went into political exile. Eight years later Matar's father, a former diplomat and military man turned brave political dissident, was kidnapped from the streets of Cairo by the Libyan government and is believed to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 823.92 MAT

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MATAR, HISHAM MAT

McEwen, Scott.

Contents: The froggy origins of the Navy SEALs -- The tragedy that birthed SEAL Team 6 -- From pirates to professionals -- Drago's war -- Operation Red Wings -- Fallujah: the perfect op that led to prosecution -- Benghazi Libya: SEALs alone -- When SEALs answer the call -- The rescue that wasn't -- The teams: why the unique culture of the SEALs matters -- Appendix A: Benghazi timeline -- Appendix B:...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 359.984 MIN

Owumi, Alex.

Summary: "A stirring and inspiring basketball memoir, set against the harsh backdrop of the 2011 Libyan uprising. A Nigerian native who emigrated to the United States at age 11, Alex Owumi's exploits on the basketball court earned him a college scholarship to Georgetown University. Undrafted by the NBA, Owumi pursued his basketball dream overseas, eventually signing with Al-Nasr of Libya, a state-run...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 OWUMI, ALEX OWU

Summary: From the souks of Tripoli to the medieval streets of Fes and the Valley of the Kings, Globe Trekker takes you on an exciting adventure through Northern Africa. Ian Wright and Megan McCormick trek deep into the desert in search of mummies, oases, Sufi mystics and Roman ruins.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Distributed by] DVD Masters 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 916 NOR

Newberger, Stuart H.

Summary: Combining the international intrigue of John le Carré with the courtroom drama of John Grisham, this real-life legal thriller asks how we can bring leaders of sovereign nations to account for their crimes. On September 19, 1989, 170 people were killed when UTA Flight 772 was destroyed by a suitcase bomb planted by Libyan agents. Despite being one of the deadliest terror attacks in history,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oneworld Publications 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363 NEW

Matar, Hisham

Summary: "In 2012, after the overthrow of Qaddafi, the acclaimed novelist Hisham Matar journeys to his native Libya after an absence of thirty years. When he was twelve, Matar and his family went into political exile. Eight years later Matar's father, a former diplomat and military man turned brave political dissident, was kidnapped from the streets of Cairo by the Libyan government and is believed to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MATAR, HISHAM MAT

Summary: A gripping true story of six elite ex-military operators assigned to protect the CIA who fought back against overwhelming odds when terrorists attacked in the U.S. diplomatic compound on September 11, 2012. When everything went wrong, six men had the courage to do what was right.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Video Discs, Call number: DVD 13 H

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 13 RATED R

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: At first glance, Matthew VanDyke is the last person you'd imagine on the front lines of the Libyan revolution. But after motorcycling across North Africa for a 'crash course in manhood,' a winding path leads him just there.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Publisher not identified] 2015

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF POI

DeMille, Nelson.

Summary: A Libyan terrorist leads former New York cop John Corey on an international race to save the free world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DEM

Mewshaw, Michael

Contents: Alexandria -- Desert -- Libya -- Tunisia -- Algeria -- Morocco.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 916.104 MEW

Summary: Set in the Libyan Desert during World War II, British soldiers on the brink of collapse push beyond endurance to struggle up "The Hill," a manmade instrument of torture--a tower of sand seared by a white-hot sun. They are in this military prison because they once defied, rebelled and talked back to their superiors.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Coyle, Harold

Summary: U.S. and Soviet troops are drawn, despite glasnost, into a rapidly escalating North African war between Egypt and Libya.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster 1990

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COY

Schneider, Andrew.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.17 SCH

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