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LeBeau, Patrick Russell

Summary: Rethinking Michigan Indian History is a teaching tool that honors the Chippewa, Ottawa, and Potawatomi and the twelve federally recognized tribes of Michigan by recognizing their role and place in Michigan history--exploring what most people know (or do not know) about them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4 LEB

Touche, Fred

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: F. Touche] 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.58 TOU

Summary: Provides simple step-by-step directions for ten craft projects that utilize empty toilet paper rolls.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barron's 2018

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Summary: Visit America's historic inns to meet the people and see the places where much of the nation's history occurred. Stop in the ghost towns, which sprang up during the nation's gold rush, but quickly vacated as opportunities arose elsewhere. For those with a sense of adventure and a passion for history, these inns offer a fascinating link to America's past.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Questar 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.304 AME

Wolfson, Richard.

Summary: Takes the viewer from the early study of motion through the path of modern discovery of relativity, quantum phenomena and the consequences of these discoveries for our understanding of space, time and the universe.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2000

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Wolfson, Richard.

Summary: Takes the viewer from the early study of motion through the path of modern discovery of relativity, quantum phenomena and the consequences of these discoveries for our understanding of space, time and the universe.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2000

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Hemingway, Mariel.

Summary: "A moving, compelling memoir about growing up and escaping the tragic legacy of mental illness, suicide, addiction, and depression in one of America's most famous families: the Hemingways"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2015

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 HEMINGWAY, MARIEL HEM

Summary: These beautiful and interactive vocabulary books help kids talk about their daily routine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2017

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Summary: Offers an illustrated look at one thousand artifacts of human creation through history, from stone age tools to tablet computers, as well as an extensive timeline featuring key events in world history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.4 SMI

Summary: Some wonderful stories that reconstruct the daily life and customs of several cultures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Publishing 2016

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Menzel, Peter

Summary: Photo spreads, with brief commentaries, of possessions of families in more than 50 countries. Awards: SLJ Best Book. Annotation. A fascinating project--sponsored by a number of international organizations--resulting in this richly intriguing book (it will get well-deserved promotion and distribution via all sorts of media). Sixteen photographers traveled to 30 nations to live for a week with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sierra Club Books 1994

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1 available in Adult, Call number: O 306.85 MEN

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 306.85 MEN

Summary: These fun and colorful board books start the youngest learners on the road to reading-in English and in Spanish. Each title is brimming with vibrant photos of a child's favorite and familiar everyday objects, food, and animals. The accompanying text makes it easy to introduce kids, including English language learners, to the joys of reading. The books also offer a great opportunity for English...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2017

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Summary: These fun and colorful board books start the youngest learners on the road to reading-in English and in Spanish. Each title is brimming with vibrant photos of a child's favorite and familiar everyday objects, food, and animals. The accompanying text makes it easy to introduce kids, including English language learners, to the joys of reading. The books also offer a great opportunity for English...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 0000

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Manlapig, Leslie

Summary: "Inside you'll find: 20 different adventures across four exciting themes, 60 easy-to-make projects that use everyday items, step-by-step instructions with helpful tips and ideas"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Young Readers, a Capstone imprint 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 745.5 MAN

Miller, Shannon (Shannon McClintock)

Summary: "When you have a problem, where can you go for answers? The library! When Matt has an assignment that he can't figure out, he and his friends join Ms. Gillian, the Specialist, on another Adventure in Makerspace. Will the famous artist Picasso help them make art out of junk? Join them to complete A Recycled-Art Mission!"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2019

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Baggott, J. E.

Summary: Everything around us is made of 'stuff', from planets, to books, to our own bodies. Whatever it is, we call it matter or material substance. It is solid; it has mass. But what is matter, exactly? We are taught in school that matter is not continuous, but discrete. As a few of the philosophers of ancient Greece once speculated, nearly two and a half thousand years ago, matter comes in 'lumps',...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 530 BAG

Ojito, Mirta.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 OJITO, MIRTA OJI

Palacio, Derek

Summary: In 1980, a rural Cuban family is torn apart during the Mariel Boat-lift. Uxbal Encarnaci©đn--father, husband, political insurgent--refuses to leave behind the revolutionary ideals and lush tomato farms of his sun-soaked homeland. His wife Soledad takes young Isabel and Ulises hostage and flees with them to America, leaving behind Uxbal for the promise of a better life. But instead of settling...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tim Duggan Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAL

Macgregor, Neil.

Summary: Charts a course through time and across civilizations to paint a compelling portrait of mankind's evolution, focusing on unexpected turning points.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 930.1 MAC

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 1992

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 305.488 DAN

Brouws, Jeffrey T.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2003

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 973.92 BRO

D'Aluisio, Faith

Summary: A companion to the best-selling Material World: A Global Family Portrait, this unique book is a multicultural odyssey in words and 350 stunning images that illuminates the hopes, dreams, joys, and sorrows of women the world over. A testament to the imdomitable power of the human spirit, Women in the Material World portrays the startling differences and striking similarities in women's lives at...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sierra Club Books 1996

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: O 305.4 DAL

Henrion, Alexia

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Summary: D.I.Y. Dollhouse is a lavishly illustrated guide for budding architects, builders, and designers, showing then how to build and furnish their own eco-friendly dollhouse, with an incredible eye for detail. The simple instructions cover everything children (and parents) need to get started, from making rooms out of crate boxes and pieces of scrap fabric to crafting countless furniture and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton Architectural Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.592 HEN

Hewitt, Sally.

Summary: Describes the traditional way of life of the Indians of the Great Plains. Includes activities in which common items represent what the Indians used, such as making a buffalo skin tipi out of brown paper.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 1996

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 978 HEW