Summary: Twenty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, many still believe it was the words of President Ronald Reagan, Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall! that brought the Cold War to an end. Meyer disagrees, and in this compelling account, explains why.
Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2009
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 943.0009 MEY
Summary: A fascinating, intimate portrait of Beijing through the lens of its oldest neighborhood, Dazhalan. Meyer examines how the bonds that hold the neighborhood together are being torn by forced evictions as century-old houses and ways of life are increasingly destroyed to make way for shopping malls, the capital's first Wal-Mart, high-rise buildings, and widened streets for cars replacing bicycles....
Publisher / Publication Date: Walker & Co. 2008
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 951.156 MEY
Summary: In 1995, at the age of twenty-three, Michael Meyer joined the Peace Corps and, after rejecting offers to go to seven other countries, was sent to a tiny town in Sichuan, China. Unequipped but eager, Meyer wrote Chinese words up and down his arms so he could hold conversations, and per a Communist dean's orders jumped into explaining to his students the Enlightenment, the stock market, and...
Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MEYER, MICHAEL J. MEY
Summary: Presents a reimagining of the story of "Twilight" in which Beaufort Swann moves to Forks, Washington, and falls for the mysterious Edythe Cullen.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2015
Copies Available at East Bay1 available in Young Adult Audiobooks, Call number: YA CD FIC MEY
Summary: This collection of documentaries produced by A & E presents a broad overview of organized crime in America, beginning with immigrants who formed gangs soon after arriving in the late 19th century. The focus is on Italian-American gangsters, though there are mentions of Irish and Jewish gangs, which at various times cooperated with or competed against the Mafia, and one program in the collection...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Television Networks 2001
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV MAF
Summary: A New York attorney has a romantic fling while his wife is out of town, and then shrugs it off. But the woman involved with him won't be ignored, even if it means destroying his family to keep him.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2002