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Zuboff, Shoshana

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Summary: "Shoshana Zuboff, named "the true prophet of the information age" by the Financial Times, has always been ahead of her time. Her seminal book In the Age of the Smart Machine foresaw the consequences of a then-unfolding era of computer technology. Now, three decades later she asks why the once-celebrated miracle of digital is turning into a nightmare. Zuboff tackles the social, political,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2019

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Dychtwald, Maddy

Summary: Life expectancy has soared to age seventy-seven and promises to rise further, and we are starting to make decisions based less on age and more on lifestyle and life stage. Maddy Dychtwald, a leading expert on generational marketing, offers a radical new view of how Americans live, work, and buy according to the new freedoms and responsibilities of our shifting age demographics, and the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303.4 DYC

Stephens, Doug

Summary: Author and internationally renowned consumer futurist, Doug Stephens, paints a bold vision of the future where every aspect of the retail experience as we know it, will be radically transformed. From online to bricks and mortar, the very concept of what stores are, how consumers shop them, and even the core economic model for revenue, will be will be profoundly reinvented; changes sure to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Figure 1 Publishing 2017

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1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 658.8 STE

Campagna, Dominique.

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Publisher / Publication Date: D. Campagna 1975

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3714 Campagna

Various artists.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Delta Music, inc. 0000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL GRE

Barber, Terry

Contents: The Civil War -- Life in the South -- Life as a Sharecropper -- Act of courage -- Civil Rights worker -- New laws -- A woman of courage -- Glossary -- Talking about the book.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grass Roots Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HAMER, FANNIE LOU BAR

Jetté, Irénée

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Publisher / Publication Date: [publisher not identified] 1968

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3714 Jette

Imhoof, Markus

Summary: “If 70 percent of all cattle or 30 percent of all chickens were to die annually, states of emergency would be declared everywhere. The death of bees is at least that dramatic and with even more far-reaching consequences.” More Than Honey, the book based on the award-winning documentary of the same name, takes us on a global tour of the world of bees, introducing us along the way to “killer...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Greystone Books 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 638.1 IMH

Littell, Jonathan

Summary: Fictional memoir of Dr. Max Aue, a former Nazi officer who survived the war and has reinvented himself, many years later, as a middle-class entrepreneur and family man in northern France. Max is an intellectual steeped in philosophy, literature, and classical music. He is also a cold-blooded assassin and the consummate bureaucrat. Through the eyes of this cultivated yet monstrous man, we...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2009

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC Lit

Moore, Wes

Summary: "Wes Moore's remarkable bestseller The Other Wes Moore ends when Wes completes his journey from a fatherless delinquent to college graduate and heads off to Oxford on a Rhodes Scholarship. But what happens next? Next, he had to figure out the answer to the question: What is your work? More than finding a job, he had to find the work he was meant to do. For the next decade, Wes traced a path...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Spiegel & Grau 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 MOO

Gable, Sally

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 945 GAB

Levy, Janice.

Summary: Simple text and color illustrations present the historical background and contemporary celebration of the Cinco de Mayo holiday.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman 2007

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J468 LEV SPANISH

Whitaker, Robert.

Summary: Relates the eighteenth-century story of Jean Godin and his wife, Isabel, stranded at opposite ends of the Amazon River after Jean's epic exploration of South America, and describes Isabel's journey to reunite with her husband.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 des Odonais

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Publisher / Publication Date: Éditions Bergeron 1977

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3714 Bergeron

Summary: By 1876, most of the nation's American Indians had been forcibly relocated to reservation land. In the Dakota Territory, Red Cloud had settled his people on the great Sioux Reservation, becoming wards of the government. Other Sioux leaders saw this as defeat and continued to live in the traditional way, with legendary resistance. Then an economic depression struck, and gold was discovered in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Entertainment 2011

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA BUR

Boye, Alan

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Nebraska Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.9 BOY

Desmond, Matthew

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Summary: "[The author] takes us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story of eight families on the edge. Arleen is a single mother trying to raise her two sons on the 20 dollars a month she has left after paying for their rundown apartment. Scott is a gentle nurse consumed by a heroin addiction. Lamar, a man with no legs and a neighborhood full of boys to look after, tries to work...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 339.2 DES

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 339.4 DES

Hoffman, Tod.

Contents: Dark days in Africa -- Osama's war -- The East Africa cell -- Fatwa -- The deployment -- Mohamed Saddiq Odeh -- The retaliation -- Khalfan Khamis Mohamed -- The defectors -- Wadih el Hage -- The day in court -- Life and death -- Salim -- Supermax -- Harun -- The myth of hindsight -- Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani -- Anwar al-Awlaki -- The death of Osama bin Laden -- Africa -- Appendix. The twenty-two...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.929 HOF

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Publisher / Publication Date: Éditions Bergeron 1977

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3714 Bergeron

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...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Bailey, Katharine

Summary: Radisson and des Groseilliers were French explorers and fur traders. Their discoveries led to the creation of the Hudson Bay Company, Canada's oldest corporation and one of the oldest merchant companies in the world.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 971.01 BAI

Flatt, Lizann

Summary: As young readers journey into the natural world, they will discover that numbers, patterns, shapes -- and much more! -- can be found by observing everyday plants and animals.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Owlkids Books Inc. 2013

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Catton, Bruce

Summary: This is the story of Lincoln's famous army of the Potomac during the early years of the Civil War, when it was under the command of General George B. McClellan.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1951

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.7 CAT

Cartlidge, Cherese.

Summary: "Describes the invention and development of water-harvesting machines. Includes glossary, websites, and bibliography for further reading"--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Norwood House Press 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 628.1 CAR