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Counter, Rosemary

Summary: Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Toronto, including superb museums and art galleries, outstanding global cuisine, and the edgy spirit of Queen West. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or your fifth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.1 TOR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.1 TOR

Summary: "The complete 2000-2014 collection of public television shows and specials." -- Set container.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Back Door Productions 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914 RIC

Oates, Joyce Carol

Summary: A stunning, major achievement from Joyce Carol Oates, "one of the great artistic forces of our time" ( The Nation ). A haunting story of the powerful spell Niagara Falls casts upon two generations of a family, leading to tragedy, love, loss, and, ultimately, redemption. A man climbs over the railings and plunges into Niagara Falls. A newlywed, he has left behind his wife, Ariah Erskine, in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2004

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Summary: Take a dream cruise around the world's most dramatic coastlines to more than 20 countries. The stunning landscapes of Nova Scotia and Cape Breton; the beauty of the Caribbean; the Mayan ruins; the Panama Canal; Big Sur's coastline; Alaska's wilderness. Norway's fjords; Scotland's lochs and glens; the Rhine's castles and medieval cities; France's rivers; Lisbon's contrasts; Gibraltar's caves;...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Questar Entertainment 2004

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.2 SCE

Rhyno, Darcy Keith

Summary: "Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick come alive--quickly, enjoyably, and affordably--with an EasyGuide from the most trusted name in travel,"--page [4] of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: FrommerMedia LLC 2016

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Berger, Joseph

Summary: Explores the ethnically diverse and constantly changing neighborhoods of New York City to bring to life its people, culture, cuisine, and sights, while demonstrating that people of varied backgrounds can live together in harmony.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.47 BER

Atkinson, Lee

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Summary: "Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Australia, including the glamorous beaches outside Sydney, the magnificent Great Barrier Reef, and the rugged beauty of the Outback. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or fifth,"--back cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel 2017

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Summary: Shot over a ten-year period, this documentary follows the changing times in New York's East Village as seen through the eyes of Josh Pais who grew up on 7th Street.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paradise Acres Productions 2003

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

Rubbino, Salvatore

Summary: Experience the wonders of New York as readers follow a wide-eyed boy and his dad on their walk around Manhattan, from Grand Central Terminal to the top of the Empire State Building, from Greenwich Village to the Statute of Liberty. Includes lots of facts and trivia and a gatefold of the Empire State Building.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2009

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 917.47 RUB

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 917.47 RUB

Sainsbury, Brendan

Summary: From snowcapped mountains and pristine valleys to shimmering lakes and glittering glaciers, few places on Earth can match Banff, Jasper and Glacier when it comes to sky-topping scenery. Oliver Berry, Lonely Planet Writer Our Promise You can trust our travel information because Lonely Planet authors visit the places we write about, each and every edition. We never accept freebies for positive...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917 NAT

MacKay, Rory.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stoddart 1993

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 508.713 MAC

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Summary: Sampson is a lion on display at a zoo in New York City's Central Park, and he holds court over all the other animals, including Nigel, a testy koala bear; Larry, a dumb but well-meaning snake; Kazar, a wildebeest with a passion for choreography; Bridget, a bright but cynical giraffe; and Benny, a squirrel who is good friends with Sampson and is trying to romance Bridget without much success....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Entertainment 2006

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY WIL

Warner, Gertrude Chandler

Summary: While sightseeing in Niagara Falls, the Boxcar children investigate a rash of souvenir store thefts. Includes related puzzles, games, and activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Whitman 1997

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Summary: Join Anthony Bourdain on his journey that takes him to people and places far beyond the realm of food.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Discovery Communications 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.013 BOU

Summary: Journey to the world's most unforgettable places in this dazzling series based on the bestselling books. Newlyweds Albin and Melanie soak up all the world has to offer on a dream honeymoon, experiencing Brazil, Austraila, and more.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Entertainment [distributor] 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.202 THO

Gopnik, Adam.

Summary: Following Gopnik's Paris to the Moon, the adventure continues against the panorama of another storied city. Autumn, 2000: the Gopnik family moves back to a New York that seems, at first, safer and shinier than ever. Here are the triumphs and travails of father, mother, son and daughter; and of the teachers, coaches, therapists, adversaries and friends who round out the extended urban family....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974.7 GOP

Summary: The "geologic staircase" of the Southwest includes the Bryce Canyon, Zion, Glen Canyon, Monument Valley and Grand Canyon National Parks. A rugged, arid region, encompassing parts of Colorado, Arizona, Utah, and New Mexico, the Colorado Plateau is home to these geographically close, but utterly unique, landmarks.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: GoodTimes Entertainment 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.92 GRA

Summary: This new series takes your child on a musical adventure over Niagara Falls, inside a spooky cave in Oklahoma, and to the amazing butterfly forest in Mexico. Join Leo, June, Annie, Quincy, and Rocket as they try to complete a mission. Features animation, live-action footage, famous works of art, and classical music.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment [distributor] 2005

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD J Little

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2 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV LIT

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD L

Summary: "As a teenager, filmmaker Pearl Gluck left her [Hasidic] Jewish community in Brooklyn for secular life in Manhattan. Many years later, Pearl's father has one wish: that she marry and return to the community . Pearl, however, takes a more creative approach to mend the breach. She travels to Hungary to retrieve a turn-of-the-century family heirloom: a couch upon which esteemed rabbis once slept....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Zeitgeist Films 2005

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

Wren, Christopher S. (Christopher Sale)

Summary: Walking tours through regions in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, and New Hampshire are complemented by the author's description of ecological oddities, natural element challenges, and his rite of passage into retirement.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974 WRE

Rom, William N.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Voyageur Press 1987

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.76 ROM

Horn, Les.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: International Marine/McGraw Hill 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 797.124 HOR

Summary: Explores the small towns and scenic back roads of the U.S. Red Rock Rim looks at the western frontier by examining Western art, visiting a cowboy poet in Sedona, riding a mule in and a helicopter over the Grand Canyon, and discovering Monument Valley. Northern New Mexico visits Taos, famous for skiing and artists such as Ansel Adams and Geogia O'Keefe. Looks at Taos' artist community, takes an...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Questar 2004

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Fales-Hill, Susan.

Summary: The daughter of a Broadway actress who performed with Lena Horne and Alvin Ailey recounts the inspiration she received from her mother and the challenges she endured as a half-white, half-African American television writer in Hollywood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974.7 FAL