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Summary: Wadjda, a fun-loving 10-year-old girl living in Saudi Arabia, has her heart set on a beautiful new bicycle. However, her mother won't allow it, fearing repercussions from a society that sees bicycles as dangerous to a girl's virtue. Determined to turn her dreams into reality and buy the bike on her own, Wadjda uncovers the contradictions and opportunities ingrained in her world. Hilarious,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN WAD
1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF WAD

Asad, Muhammad

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Book Foundation 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 297.1227 ASA

Summary: Explores the nature of Islam and unfolds many of its inner-dimensions. It dispels many myths and discusses contributions to science and math.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 297 LEG

Summary: During the Iran-Iraq war, an aging Iranian-Kurd musician hears that his wife, a singer with a magical voice, who deserted him for his best friend and fled to Iraq, is in trouble. He cons his two sons into accompanying him on the search and they embark on an adventure filled with music, romance and danger.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Wellspring Media 2003

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

Contents: Jaan pehechaan ho (Mohammed Rafi) -- Graduation rap (Vanilla, Jade and Ebony) -- Devil got my woman (Skip James) -- I must have it (Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks) -- Miranda (Lionel Belasco) -- Pickin' Cotton Blues (Blueshammer) -- Let's go riding (Mr. Freddie) -- Georgia on my mind (Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks)-- Las Palmas de Maracaibo (Lionel Belasco) -- Clarice (Vince Giordano and...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Shanachie 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SHOW MUSIC GHO

Wand

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Redeye Distribution 2019

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK WAN

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Book Foundation 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 130.4 Message 2008

Hanif, Mohammed.

Summary: Hanif will have readers wondering what really caused a C130 aircraft carrying the Pakistani leader General Zia ul Huq to crash on August 17, 1988.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAN

Hanif, Mohammed.

Summary: Following in her healer father's footsteps to become a junior nurse in a Karachi hospital, Alice taps inherent talents to bring relief to suffering patients but is hampered by a bureaucratic caste system, religious prejudice, and a dangerous police squad.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAN

Mohammed, Rahaf

Summary: In January 2019, then 18-year-old Saudi woman Rahaf Mohammed escaped from her family while holidaying in Kuwait. She was fleeing systematic abuse of her human rights as a woman growing up in Saudi Arabia and, specifically, her family's threats to kill her because she desired the freedoms Western women take for granted. She boarded a plane bound for Bangkok, en route to Australia where she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2022

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Summary: Presents the true stories of three Iraqi people who endured life in a psychiatric hospital in Baghdad during the Iraq War and then were in the streets after their hospital is decimated. The film was shot in Baghdad in 2004. The Iraqi filmmaker had a camera in one hand and an AK-47 in the other. His crew was beaten and lined up to be shot by insurgents, the 14-year old boom boy was shot in the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Pathfinder Home Entertainment 2008

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

Hanif, Mohammed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC HAN

Hanif, Mohammed.

Summary: What really caused a C120 aircraft carrying the Pakistani leader General Zia ul Huq to tumble out of the sky on August 17, 1988? Was it mechanical failure? Could it possibly have been the result of human error? Was it perhaps the CIA brass taking a risky gambit? Some have said it had something to do with an old blind woman's curse, or the moral of that ancient proverb about star-crossed lovers...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC HAN

Mohammad, Akikur

Summary: "As compelling as it is informative and authoritative, The Anatomy of Addiction will lead you to a better understanding about the causes, prevention, and treatment of addiction. It explains in layman's terms what constitutes effective, evidence-based addiction medicine and how to find it. This book provides actionable, scientific information for addicts and their families and details how to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perigee 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.2 MOH

Sabaaneh, Mohammad

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Street Noise Books 2021

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 SAB

Nasheed, Mohamed

Summary: President Mohamed Nasheed of the Maldives wages a campaign to stop global warming beacause a rise of three feet in sea level would submerge his country.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2012

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC ISL

Kaada

Contents: Smiger (4:37) -- Mainstreaming (4:39) -- From here on it got rough (3:20) -- Spindle (5:29) -- The mosquito and the abandoned old woman (3:57) -- Julia Pastrana (4:42) -- No man's land (5:00) -- Daily living (3:49) -- The small stuff (3:48) -- Celibate (7:20) -- Retirement community (5:12) -- Birds of prey (4:16) -- In hora mortis (3:46).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Ipecac Recordings 2006

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK KAA

Kaada.

Contents: Care -- Mainframe -- Black California -- Burden -- No you don't -- Go brown -- All wrong -- Honk -- I need you -- Thank you for giving me your valuable time.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Ipecac Recordings 2003

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK KAA

El Bakkar, Mohammed.

Contents: Port Said -- Sauda sauda (Dark eyes) -- Bint il geran (Girl next door) -- Banat iskandaria (Girls of Alexandria) -- Al Jazayair (Dance of Algiers) -- Hela hope (Be careful of love) -- Haun meelee (Sway here) -- Balady (Native girl) -- Rahks Port Said (Dance of Port Said) -- Hygalo (They say I love her) -- Ah ya zain (Beautiful one).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hollywood Music Center 2003

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD EASY LISTENING EL

HAAi

Contents: Channels -- Pigeon barron -- Bodies of water -- Human sound (with Kai-Isaiah Jamal & Obi Franky) -- Louder always better -- Biggest mood ever (with Alexis Taylor) -- AM -- FM -- I've been thinking a lot lately -- Purple jelly disc (with Obi Franky) -- Baby we're ascending (with Jon Hopkins) -- Orca -- Tardigrade.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

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Jebara, Mohamed

Summary: "An accessible and fresh biography boldly arguing that Muhammad's entrepreneurial mindset helped unleash the modern world "A beautifully written, immaculately researched meditation on the impact of the Prophet Muhammad on the modern world. I loved this book!" -Reza Aslan, author of No God but God and Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth A six-year-old cries in his mother's arms as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Essentials 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MUHAMMAD JEB

Mohamed, Nadifa

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Summary: "Based on a true event, The Fortune Men tells the intimate, harrowing story of the last man in Britain to be sentenced to death. In Cardiff, Wales in 1952, Mahmood Mattan, a young Somali sailor, is accused of a crime he did not commit: the brutal killing of Violet Volacki, a shopkeeper from Tiger Bay. At first, Mahmood believes he can ignore the fingers pointing his way; he may be a gambler and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2021

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOH

Mohamed, Nadifa

Summary: "The Orchard of Lost Souls takes place in Hargeisa in 1987, and charts the descent of Somalia into civil war through the entwined lives of three women"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus & Giroux 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOH

Wald, Elijah.

Summary: Robert Johnson's story presents a fascinating paradox: Why did this genius of the Delta blues excite so little interest when his records were first released in the 1930s? And how did this brilliant but obscure musician come to be hailed long after his death as the most important artist in early blues and a founding father of rock 'n' roll? Elijah Wald provides the first thorough examination of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amistad 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 JOHNSON, ROBERT WAL

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