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Mehra, Nishta

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Summary: Essays describe how the author's experiences as an Indian American, the wife of a white Christian woman, and the mother of an adopted black son have been challenged by rigid cultural family norms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2019

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Mishra, Pankaj

Summary: "One of our most important public intellectuals reveals the hidden history of our current global crisis. How can we explain the origins of the great wave of paranoid hatreds that seem inescapable in our close-knit world--from American 'shooters' and ISIS to Trump, from a rise in vengeful nationalism across the world to racism and misogyny on social media? In Age of Anger, Pankaj Mishra answers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2017

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

Mishra, Pankaj.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 294.3 MIS

Chakravarty, Krishna.

Contents: Raga Pancham-malkauns (Alap, Jod & Jhala) (29:33) -- Raga Pancham (Vilambit gat, Drut gat & Jhala) (19:56) -- Dhun in raga Mishra-pahari in tal Kaharwa (9:49).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Fortuna Records 1987

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/INDIAN/INDONESIAN CHA

Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad)

Contents: Reading and writing, a personal account -- East Indian -- Jasmine -- Prologue to an autobiography -- Foreword to The adventures of Gurudeva -- Foreword to A house for Mr. Biswas -- Indian autobiographies -- The last of the Aryans -- Theatrical natives -- Conrad's darkness and mine -- Two worlds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 823.914 NAI

Mehta, Mira

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1990

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 613.7046 MEH

Mehta, Mira

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithmark 1994

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 613.7046 MEH

Summary: Frontline teams up with writer and surgeon Atul Gawande to examine how doctors care for terminally ill patients. In conjunction with Gawande's new book, Being Mortal, the film explores the relationships between doctors and patients nearing the end of life, and shows how many doctors, including himself, struggle to talk honestly and openly.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD BEI RATED NR

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

Summary: In the aftermath of the attack on the village, Naruto and Sakura are shocked to discover that Danzo has been selected as the new Hokage. And his first order of business involves Team 7's own Rogue Ninja, Sasuke! Then, the Kage from each village gather for a summit in the Land of Iron, and Naruto seeks a pardon for Sasuke from the Raikage. The mysterious one calling himself Madara steps forward...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2013

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: DVD ANIME NAR

Summary: When the British government is discovered smuggling precious Chinese artifacts out of the country, folklore hero Wong Fei Hong uses his uniquely outlandish style of martial arts...Drunken Boxing...to fight the conspirators and salvage the valuables before it's too late! And the more Hong drinks, the more agile he becomes -- able to fend off numerous attacks with unbelievable moves! With Chinese...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2001

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

Summary: Following up on his masterfully told art house successes, The Children of Heaven and The Color of Paradise, Majid Majidi directs this quietly affecting tale about illegal Afghan immigrants living and working in Iran.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2002

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

Summary: In two featured episodes, 'tales of a gursy Ninja: Jiralya Nija Scrolls,' go back in time to witness how the young Jiralya meets his destiny at Mount Myoboku and trains to become the Toad Sage! Back in present, Jiralya successfully infiltrates the Hidden Rain Village and finds the hideout of the Akatsuki's Pain. But will he be as successful in discovering the secret behind the multiple Pains?...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2012

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME NAR

Summary: Trapped in an elevator high above Philadelphia, five people discover that the Devil is among them, and no one can escape their fate. This chilling, supernatural thriller will keep you on the edge of your seat all the way to a heart-stopping ending with a truly wicked twist.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2010

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD DEV

Summary: Naruto is troubled by nightmares after his second failed attempt to bring Sasuke home. Kakashi, recovering in the hospital, suggests a new training regimen for Naruto that puts him in touch with his wind chakra nature. Naruto seeks advice from another wind type, the Leaf jonin Asuma. Then, when Tsunade sends Team Kakashi on a mission to the Fire Temple, the truth about a shocking event...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2011

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME NAR

Summary: The rogue ninja Furido attempts to use the Lightning Style jutsu of the Guardian Shinobi to rain destruction on the Leaf village. The ninja are running out of chakra. Does Naruto have enough power to save the village? Then, the Akatsuki are working their way form one tailed beast host to another, and it's only a matter of time until they get to Naruto!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2011

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME NAR

Summary: As the Mayan kingdom faces its decline, the rulers insist the key to prosperity is to build more temples and offer human sacrifices. Jaguar Paw is a young man who is captured for sacrifice, but flees to avoid his fate. He is taken on a perilous journey to a world that is ruled by fear and oppression, where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate and spurred by the power of his love...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone Home Entertainment 2007

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Summary: Don Haskins, a future Hall of Fame coach of tiny Texas Western University, bucks convention by simply starting the best players he can find: history's first all-African American lineup.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2006

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

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Glory 2006

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD GLO RATED PG

Summary: Orochimaru's minion Guren will do anything to stop the Leaf ninja from sealing Three Tails, but the Leaf's top shinobi will be tough to beat! While a sealing team tracks the location of the beast and its host, a guard team led by Kakashi and Naruto fends off attacks from Guren. But it's no ordinary battle when Naruto finds himself fighting alongside his enemy in a most unusual location-inside...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2007

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME NAR

Summary: A tabloid reporter who wants to write legitimately again investigates an old woman's story about the disappearance of five, including a child actress, that occurred at the Hollywood Hotel in the 1930s. Everyone says the Hollywood Hotel is haunted now, and when Buzzy Crocker (Guttenberg) explores it, he finds out why.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Video 2003

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TOW RATED PG

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Summary: Simba, a lion cub who cannot wait to be king, searches for his destiny in the great "Circle of Life" in this coming-of-age adventure.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2017

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2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY LIO

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Lion 2003

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD LIO

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD LIO RATED G

Summary: Captain Jack Sparrow finds the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost pirates led by his old nemesis, the terrifying Captain Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle, determined to kill every pirate at sea. His only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, a powerful artifact that bestows upon its possessor total control over the seas.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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2 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE PIR

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

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

Summary: Examines the discovery of strange and unknown miniature hominid fossil (Homo floresiensis) remains on the island of Flores, Indonesia. Looks at the scientific debate over whether these creatures, nicknamed "hobbits," are a type of dwarf race of humans, possibly suffering from a disease such as microcephaly, or an entirely new species.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2009

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

Summary: Four ninjas with kekkei genkai who have been guarding the Hidden Villages of Cloud, Stone, Mist, and Sand disappear from their respective villages. The Land of Fire comes under suspicion as it is the only country to have suffered no loss, and the tension among the five countries almost brings about a fourth Great Ninja War. In the Hidden Village of Leaf, Tsunade orders her men to keep strict...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2012

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME NAR

Summary: Tells the tale of Robin Hoods' daughter Gywn, as she helps save her father and Prince Philip. Gywn helps ensure that Richard the Lionhearts' illegitimate son Philip becomes the rightful king of England.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Video 2001

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