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Ingraham, Christopher

Summary: The hilarious, charming, and candid story of Ingraham's decision to uproot his life and move his family to Red Lake Falls, Minnesota, population 1,400--the community he made famous as "the worst place to live in America" in a story he wrote for the Washington Post.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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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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Rice, Andrew

Summary: After Idi Amin's reign was overthrown, the new government opted for amnesty for his henchmen rather than prolonged conflict. Ugandans tried to bury their history, but reminders of the truth were never far from view until a stray clue to the 1972 disappearance of Eliphaz Laki led his son to a shallow grave resulted in a trial that gave voice to a nation's past. In his book, Andrew Rice follows...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt and Co. 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 967.6104 RIC

Summary: "A volume covering three waterways, including the Ganges in India, the Great Lakes in North America, and Niagara Falls in North America"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc., a Scott Fetzer company 2017

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McDonnell, Michael A.

Summary: "In Masters of Empire, the historian Michael A. McDonnell reveals the pivotal role played by the native peoples of the Great Lakes in the history of North America. Though less well known than the Iroquois or Sioux, the Anishinaabeg, who lived across Lakes Michigan and Huron, were equally influential. Masters of Empire charts the story of one group, the Odawa, who settled at the straits between...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hill and Wang 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 970 MCD

Contents: Satin Bowerbird -- American Alligator -- Jaguar -- Superb Lyrebird -- Three-humped Treehopper -- Yellow Buffalo Threehopper -- Capercaillie -- Franquet's Epauletted Bat -- Bowhead Whale -- Humpback Whale -- Knudsen's Frog -- Tungara Frog -- Smoky Jungle Frog -- Club-winged Manakin -- Black-and-gold Cotinga -- Red-ruffed Fruitcrow -- Capuchinbird -- Screaming Piha -- Bearded Manakin -- Greater...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology/Library of Natural Sounds 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INF MAC

Keillor, Garrison.

Summary: Storyteller Garrison Keillor relates humorous anecdotes appropriate to summer.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Highbridge Co. 1997

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SA KEI

Keillor, Garrison.

Summary: Lake Wobegon has been Garrison Keillor's fictional home town and America's for almost 40 years. The Chatterbox Cafe, the Sidetrack Tap, the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Responsibility, the Bunsens are places and people we know and love, thanks to Keillor's ability to weave a story. Never before collected, these expertly crafted tales are full of gentle humor, genuine emotion, and surprising...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge Co. 2011

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

Ohmann, Sarah.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Globe Pequot Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.4 OHM

Sivertson, Howard

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Superior Port Cities 1999

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 977.49 Sivertson 1999

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 977.49 SIV

Masumoto, David Mas.

1 hold on 1 copy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Co. 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 634.2584 MAS

Freeman, Amy

Summary: "In an age when humans are more disconnected from nature than ever, the future of our species and the ecosystems that support us will be endangered if wilderness is lost. Wilderness nourishes us and is the North Star guiding us toward a sustainable future. We must not lose sight of its value, and we must speak loudly for these quiet places."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Milkweed Editions 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.54 FRE

McDuffie, Mary Kay.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Megissee County Pub. 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.485 MCD
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL RM 977.485 MCD

Summary: The charming film based on the popular L.Frank Baum novel, Dorothy and her dog Toto, are caught in a tornado's path and somehow end up in the land of Oz. Here she encounters some memorable friends and foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz who everyone says can help her return home and possibly grant her new friends their goals of a brain, heart and courage.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD WIZ

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD WIZ RATED G

Roberts, Bruce

Summary: Provides historical background and descriptive information on some of the most significant lighthouses on Lakes Ontario, Erie, and Huron.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House Publishers 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 387.1 JON

Butters, MaryJane

Summary: Until now, sourdough was perceived as too much work. In Wild Bread, the author (owner of the 1890 historic Barron Flour Mill in Oakesdale, Washington) presents a quick and easy 1 minute 2x/day technique, and demonstrates the use of eight different types of flours for each bread featured--everything from gluten-free brown-rice flour to quinoa to common white to heirloom whole wheat--for a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gibbs Smith 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 641.815 But

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Summary: In 2010, the eyes of the world turned to Chile, where 33 miners had been buried alive by the catastrophic explosion and collapse of a 100-year-old gold and copper mine. Over the next 69 days, an international team worked night and day in a desperate attempt to rescue the trapped men as their families and friends, as well as millions of people globally, waited and watched anxiously for any sign...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 33 RATED PG-13

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

Stilton, Geronimo

Summary: Geronimo Stilton recounts his trip to Niagara Falls when he accompanies some young mice there as part of a school field trip.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2006

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC STI

Summary: Building the Mighty Mac: The story of the building of the Mackinac Bridge.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mighty Mac Films 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 977 BUI

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

Kantar, Andrew.

Contents: The great November terror -- The sweetwater sea -- Death on Huron -- The Morrell's world -- Outward bound -- The witch of November -- Madness at sea -- Chaos! -- A nightmare without end -- Where is the Morrell? -- "Waiting to die" -- And the bodies keep coming -- Human wreckage -- Seeking answers -- Epilogue -- Morrell crew list.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.452 KAN

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: O'Meara-Brown Publications 1998

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 797.1097 Lake

Mann, Sally

Summary: A revealing and beautifully written memoir and family history from acclaimed photographer Sally Mann. In this groundbreaking book, a unique interplay of narrative and image, Mann's preoccupation with family, race, mortality, and the storied landscape of the American South are revealed as almost genetically predetermined, written into her DNA by the family history that precedes her. Sorting...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MANN, SALLY MAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B MANN MAN

Grady, Wayne.

Summary: "This book is an exploration of the biology and ecology of a vital, ever-changing terrain. Written by one of Canada's best-known science and nature writers, it is intended not only for those who live in the Great Lakes basin but for anyone captivated by the splendor of the natural world and sensitive to the challenges of its preservation."--Jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greystone Books 2007

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 508.77 Grady

McClelland, Ted.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.704 MCC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.704 McClelland