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Yager, Jan

Summary: "A new world has opened to writers who wish to have their words turned into finished books. With technological advances in typesetting, printing, distribution, and sales, self-publishing has become a reality. But while converting your writing into a commercially available title may sound relatively easy--based upon the claims of some companies that offer this service--there are many important...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Square One Publishers 2019

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Laury, Jean Ray.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: C&T Pub. 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 746.04 LAU

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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Newbold, Amy

Summary: Introduces a variety of nineteenth and twentieth century painters--including Picasso, O'Keefe, Seurat, and Jacob Lawrence--and their distinctive styles, through paintings of snowmen as each artist might have portrayed them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Smith, Kathryn

Summary: "Journalist Smith (A Necessary War) grants readers an unusual insider's view of F.D.R.'s political career by profiling his longtime private secretary. Marguerite 'Missy' LeHand, a young woman with a modest background, an agile intellect, a pleasant personality, and remarkable stenographer's skills, began working for F.D.R. in 1920, when he ran for vice president. Smith writes particularly well...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LEHAND, MARGUERITE, SMI

Kluger, Richard

Summary: In 1733, struggling printer John Peter Zenger scandalized colonial New York by launching the New-York Weekly Journal, which assailed the British governor as corrupt and arrogant -- a direct challenge to the prevailing law against "seditious libel", which criminalized any criticism of the government. Fronting for a group of powerful antiroyalist politicians, Zenger was jailed for nine months...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ZENGER, JOHN PETER KLU

Otoshi, Kathryn

Summary: Little hands can do so many wonderful things: plant ideas; lift spirits; stretch imaginations. This colorful concept book rouses children to use their hands for the good and reach for their dreams.--Publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Dot Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE OTO

Milne, Judith.

Summary: A step-by-step guide from simple flower studies to more advanced compostions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Batsford 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 751.42 MIL

Warrington, Ruby

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Summary: How different would our lives be if we stopped drinking on autopilot? If we stopped drinking altogether? Really different, it turns out. Really better. Frank, funny, and always judgment free, Sober Curious is a bold guide to choosing to live hangover-free, from Ruby Warrington, one of the leading voices of the new sobriety movement.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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Summary: "Marine Corps Master Sgt. Jerry Ensminger was a devoted Marine for nearly twenty-five years... As a drill instructor he lived and breathed the 'Corps' and was responsible for indoctrinating thousands of new recruits with its motto Semper Fidelis or 'Always Faithful.' When Jerry's nine-year old daughter Janey died of a rare type of leukemia, his world collapsed. As a grief-stricken father, he...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Tied to the Tracks Films, Inc. 2011

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2 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF SEM

Von Petzinger, Genevieve.

Summary: "One of the most significant works on our evolutionary ancestry since Richard Leakey's paradigm-shattering Origins, The First Signs is the first-ever exploration of the little-known geometric images that accompany most cave art around the world--the first indications of symbolic meaning, intelligence, and language. Imagine yourself as a caveman or woman. The place: Europe. The time: 25,000...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc. 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302 VON

Chakravorti, Bhaskar.

Contents: A beautiful bind -- Of pause and progress -- A framework for connected choice -- Beginning with the endgame -- Tunneling to the vision -- Dividing up the middlegame -- Dealing with uncertainty -- Beware of loud noises.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard Business School Pub. 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.8 CHA

Paul, Joel R.

Summary: Documents the machinations of three individuals in their efforts to win the American Revolution, tracing their applications of espionage to smuggle weapons and supplies while spinning a web of international political intrigue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.385 PAU

Palmer, Ada

Summary: It is a world in which near-instantaneous travel from continent to continent is free to all. In which automation now provides for everybody's basic needs. In which nobody living can remember an actual war. In which it is illegal for three or more people to gather for the practice of religion--but ecumenical "sensayers" minister in private, one-on-one. In which gendered language is archaic, and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Dewdney, Selwyn H.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Published for the Quetico Foundation by University of Toronto Press 1962

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Haupert, Debba.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lark Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.74 HAU

Grey, Christopher.

Summary: An illustrated guide to printing Polaroid images, using wet, dry, and emulsion transfers, adding color, solutions to common problems, and how to sell your work.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amherst Media 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 770 GRE

Summary: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. finds out who we are and where we come from.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2014

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

Clark, Mary Higgins.

Summary: Jean Sheridan is attending the twenty-year reunion of Stonecroft Academy alumni, where she is to be honored along with six other members of her class. However, there is a cloud of tension and tragedy at the gathering: one of the honorees, Alison Kendall, a beautiful, high-powered Hollywood agent, had recently drowned in her pool. What Jean finds troubling is that Alison is the fifth woman in...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2009

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

Barnes, Steven.

Summary: An experimental technique to teach high-risk children the strategies that will allow them to succeed in life takes a nightmarish turn when it is discovered that the model for the project had a terrifying secret life that has been passed on to the children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Clark, Mary Higgins.

Summary: Narrowly escaping an abduction attempt, a young woman wonders if serial kidnappings taking place throughout the country are related, a suspicion that compels her to join the investigation and pit herself against a dangerous adversary.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2002

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Clark, Mary Higgins.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS CLA

Herndon, Booton.

Summary: The men of the 77th Infantry Division couldn't fathom why Private Desmond T. Doss would venture into the horrors of World War II without a single weapon to defend himself. They called him a coward, but the soft--spoken medic insisted that his mission was to heal, not kill. Herndon shares the story of how Doss became the first conscientious objector to receive the Medal of Honor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Remnant Publications 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DOSS, DESMOND HER

Davidson, Glenn D.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub. Co. 1985

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 621.9 DAV