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Popescu, Petru Demetru

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 981.1 POP

Summary: The story of a lawyer defending a group of aboriginals accused of murder. The lawyer feels the pull of magic forces beneath the surface of civilization.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2001

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

Summary: Winner of the Palme d'Or at this year's Cannes, the new film from Turkish auteur Nuri Bilge Ceylan (Once Upon A Time In Anatolia) is an immersive and provocative drama. Set in the picturesque and striking landscape of Cappadocia in Central Anatolia, Winter Sleep focuses on a small village, half-empty, in the wintry off-season. The film follows a local celebrity, Aydin, an actor who runs a small...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Popescu, Adam

Summary: Nima is a young Sherpa woman living in the foothills of the Himalayas, a range so immense and a place so isolated it is impossible to imagine anything existing beyond it. Nima and her sister are both betrothed to Norbu, a local Sherpa, but when Norbu stuns both families by only wanting to marry Nima, Nima flees her father’s wrath and the destiny that had been arranged for all of them. ...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Unnamed Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POP

Demetre, Danna

Summary: "Eat, Live, Thrive Diet shows women how they can not only lose excess body fat permanently but also improve their overall health in critical areas such as brain function, resistance to disease, slowing down external aging, and increasing energy. This highly effective eating plan is presented in a compassionate voice by two experienced health coaches who share personal experiences of battling...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WaterBrook 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613.2 DEM

Petrou, Karen

Summary: "Economic inequality in America is on fire. The heat was rising in 2011 when Occupy Wall Street railed against the 1%, and then in 2016, when populist presidential candidates of both parties attracted fervent support. Now we see it in the platforms of 2020 candidates, whose policy proposals for tackling economic inequality reflect the critical concerns they've been hearing from angry,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.5 PET

Inspirescu, Petre.

Contents: Delir 1 -- Delir 2 -- Delir 3 -- Delir 4 -- Delir 5 -- Delir 6 -- Delir 7 -- Lumiere -- Pan'la Glezne.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Mule Musiq 2015

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC INS

Petri, Alexandra

Summary: "These impossibly cheerful essays on the routine horrors of the present era explain everything from the resurgence of measles to the fiasco of the presidency. In Nothing Is Wrong and Here Is Why, acclaimed Washington Post satirist Alexandra Petri offers perfectly logical, reassuring reasons for everything that has happened in recent American politics and culture that will in no way unsettle...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.933 PET

Petri, Alexandra

Summary: "Washington Post columnist Alexandra Petri turns her satirical eye on her own life in this hilarious new memoir... Most twentysomethings spend a lot of time avoiding awkwardness. Not Alexandra Petri. Afraid of rejection? Alexandra Petri has auditioned for America's Next Top Model. Afraid of looking like an idiot? Alexandra Petri lost Jeopardy! by answering "Who is that dude?" on national TV....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New American Library 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B PETRI PET

Deru

Contents: I don't know you -- Next door -- Spread your arms -- Reasons -- Words you said -- Tapah -- Days before yesterday -- Loki -- Noru - Only the circle.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Merck Records 0000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC DER

Petry, Ann

Summary: "The Street follows Lutie Johnson, a young, newly single mother, as she struggles to make a better life for her son, Bub. An intimate account of the aspirations and challenges of black, female, working-class life, much of it set on a single block in Harlem, the novel exposes structural inequalities in American society while telling a complex human story, as overpriced housing, lack of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Library of America 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PET

Press, Petra.

Summary: Discusses the culture, religion, survival and daily life of the Mayan people.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 972.81016 PRE

Pedro.

Contents: Prefuse 73 -- Cherrystones -- Danger mouse -- Pedro -- Home skillet -- Fourtet.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Melodic 2004

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

Horáček, Petr.

Summary: A little girl sees a beautiful butterfly in the garden one day and while searching for the butterfly the next day she is amazed by all of the other colors in the garden.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Horac

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE HOR

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1 available in Reference Office, Call number: STO Hor

Horacek, Petr

Summary: "The tiger is the most fearless animal in the jungle, but when hunters take him to a cage in the city he discovers there is something much more valuable than strength or power"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HOR

Peru Negro

Contents: Como cantan, como bailan los negros -- Taita guaranguito -- Jolgorio de los negritos-guaranguito -- De España -- A Ronaldo -- Carnaval Negro -- Afro -- Son de los Diablos -- Alcatraz -- Picarón -- Con su toque de violín -- Villancico negro -- Negrito.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Times Square Records 2004

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LATIN PER

Beckmann, Petr.

Contents: Dawn -- Belt -- Early Greeks -- Euclid -- Roman pest -- Archimedes of Syracuse -- Dusk -- Night -- Awakening -- Digit hunters -- Last Archimedeans -- Prelude to breakthrough -- Newton -- Euler -- Monte Carlo method -- Transcendence of [pi] -- Modern circle squarers -- Computer age -- Chronological table.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barnes & Noble 1993

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 512.709 BEC

Horacek, Petr.

Summary: Suzy longs to be different from all the other geese, but learns that imitating a lion may not be the best way to express her individuality.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2006

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Horáček, Petr.

Summary: When Mouse discovers that the big juicy apple she finds is too big to fit into her tiny home, she sets out to find a larger house.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2004

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Hor

Demers, Dominique.

Summary: "Il y a 3500 ans vivait Maïna...". Deux tableaux, dans l'un la vie des Amérindiens, dans l'autre, celles des Inuits. Maïna sert de trait d'union, vivant dans l'un et l'autre une histoire d'amour. L'auteure hésite entre son désir d'informer sur la vie des premiers Québécois et celui de raconter les aventures de son impétueuse héroïne en quête de plénitude. Le texte est documenté certes, mais les...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Québec/Amérique 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 448 FIC DEM

Press, Petra.

Contents: Who are the Apache? -- Nomadic hunters -- The importance of family -- Drawing on the spiritual world -- A reputation as warriors -- The arrival of the Spanish -- New enemies -- The Apache wars -- The surrender of Geronimo -- Refugees in their own land -- Into the twenty-first century -- Further loss of identity -- Words to know -- To find out more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 970.3 PRE

Demers, Dominique.

Summary: 3500 years ago, Maina a young Indian woman, the daughter of a tribe named the Nearly Wolves. In the vast landscape she travels over, from the forest to the sea, she is obliged to struggle in an environment which is as generous as it is merciless. Finding food and shelter, making clothes, defending themselves and keeping warm, such are the daily tasks of the Nearly Wolves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ekstasis Editions 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEM

Petry, Ann Lane

Summary: A biography of the famous woman who worked to free her people on the Underground Railroad.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crowell 1955

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Summary: Morning glory: A small-town community-theatre actress comes to New York dreaming of theatrical stardom. She amuses a producer and a playwright with her naiviete. Partly out of sympathy, the playwright arranges for her to understudy a troublesome theatrical star. When the star walks out on opening night, the young actress goes on to triumphant success. She is warned not to let it go to her...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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

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