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Leber, Marlene F. Weaber.

Summary: Johan Henrich Weber was born in 1735 in Hochstadt, Germany. He emigrated in 1749. He married Anna Elisabetha Filbert, daughter of Johann Samuel Filbert (1710-1786) and Maria Suzanna, in 1763. They had seven children. He died in 1815 in Tulpehocken Township, Berks, Pennsylvania. Descendants and relatives lived mainly in Pennsylvania.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Masthof Press 2005

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.2 WEBER Leber

Horst, Jørn Lier

Summary: "Together with her one year old daughter Maja, single mother Sofie Lund moves into the house she inherited from her grandfather. Sofie has such painful memories that she has had every trace of the old man removed, every trace but a locked safe that has been bolted to the basement floor. Inside the safe, Sofie finds something shocking that will also become crucial evidence in a case that has...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOR

Summary: This true story follows FBI agent Joe Pistone (Depp) as he infiltrates the mafia of New York.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 2000

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY DON

Buckley, Veronica.

Summary: "She was born on a bitterly cold December night in 1626 and mistakenly declared a boy. On her father's death six years later she inherited the Swedish throne. She was educated as a prince, yet could eat and swear like the roughest soldier. She was painted a lesbian, a prostitute, a hermaphrodite and an atheist. She was learned but restless, progressive yet self-deceiving. Her leadership was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fourth Estate 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CHRISTINA, QUEEN BUC

Summary: Upset about moving from a big city to a small town, teenager Zach Cooper finds a silver lining when he meets the beautiful girl, Hannah, living right next door, and makes a quick friend in Champ. But every silver lining has a cloud, and Zach's comes when he learns that Hannah's mysterious dad is in fact R.L. Stine, the author of the bestselling Goosebumps series. As Zach starts learning about...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Go

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE GOO

Hersh, Kristin

Summary: Kristin Hersh toured with Chesnutt for nearly a decade and they became close friends, bonding over a love of songwriting and mutual struggles with mental health. In Don’t Suck, Don’t Die, she describes many seemingly small moments they shared, their free-ranging conversations, and his tragic death. More memoir than biography, Hersh’s book plumbs the sources of Chesnutt’s pain and creativity...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Texas Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CHESNUTT, VIC HER

Kimball, Kristin

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Farming has many ups and downs, and the middle years were hard for the Kimballs. Mark got injured, the weather turned against them, and the farm faced financial pressures. Meanwhile, they had two small children to care for. How does one traverse the terrain of a maturing marriage and the transition from being a couple to being a family? How will the farm survive? What does a family need in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2019

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Payne, M. D. (Matthew D.)

Summary: "Reader beware! The biography of R. L. Stine, author of the hugely popular Goosebumps series, is a scary-good time! R. L. Stine began writing stories at the age of nine, after finding a typewriter in his family's attic. (Was it a haunted typewriter? Who can be sure?) Often referred to as the 'Stephen King of children's literature,' R.L. has created some of the scariest books to have ever been...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 STI

Stine, R. L.

Summary: In graphic format, presents three tales in which scarecrows come to life, a werewolf wreaks havoc on a town, and two children come face-to-face with the abominable snowman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphix 2006

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Bampton, Bob.

Summary: Duckling travels through the farmyard in search of the rising sun.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bendon Publishing International 2000

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1 available in Board Books, Call number: JE Board Brown 2000

Coogan, Tim Pat

Summary: "The 1916 Easter Rising and its aftermath changed Ireland for ever. The British government's execution of 14 republican rebels transformed a group hitherto perceived as cranks and troublemakers into national heroes. Those who avoided the British firing squads of May 1916 went on to plan a new - and ultimately successful - struggle for Ireland's independence, shaping their country's destiny for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 941.7 COO

Summary: On Easter Monday 1916, a small group of Irish rebels took on the might of the British Empire. Although defeated militarily, the men and women of the Easter Rising would soon win a moral victory, with their actions leading to the creation of an independent Irish State and contributing to the eventual disintegration of the British Empire. They have inspired countless freedom struggles throughout...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Meadows, Daisy.

Summary: "During Rachel and Kirsty's first night at Camp Stargaze, they notice that the sunset is ... green! Can they help Ava the Sunset Fairy set things right?"--Cover verso.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2011

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MEA

Nic Dhiarmada, Bríona

Summary: One hundred years ago, during Easter Week, 1916, rebel Irish leaders and their followers staged an armed uprising in the city of Dublin in an attempt to overthrow British rule and create an autonomous Irish republic. One week later, their rebellion ruthlessly quashed by British forces, the surviving insurgents were jailed and many of their leaders quickly executed. Though their rebellion had...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Notre Dame Press 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 941.5 NIC

Bhagwati, Anuradha Kristina

Summary: "A raw, unflinching, and inspirational memoir by a former United States Marine Captain describing her journey from dutiful daughter of immigrants to wide-eyed recruit to radical activist dedicated to effecting historic policy reform in the military. Aftera lifetime of buckling to the demands of her strict Indian parents, Anuradha Bhagwati abandons her grad school career at Harvard University to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BHAGWATI, ANURADHA KRISTINA BHA

Kimball, Kristin

Summary: From the celebrated author of the beloved bestseller The Dirty Life, a "beguiling memoir about the simple life" (Elle), Kristin Kimball describes the delicious highs and sometimes excruciating lows of life on Essex Farm--a 500-acre farm that produces a full diet for a community of 250 people. The Dirty Life chronicled Kimball's move from New York City to 500 acres near Lake Champlain where she...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster Audio 2019

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King, Ross

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker & Company 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 759.5 KIN

Williams, Niall

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho 1989

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 941.93 WIL

Summary: Documentary about the role of gang members in silencing any political resistance during Jean-Bertrand Aristide's final days of power in Haiti.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: ThinkFilm 2007

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

Summary: A behind-the-scenes look inside the historic case to overturn California's ban on same-sex marriage.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Entertainment 2015

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

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H.N. Abrams 1994

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 759.563 SIS

Ellis, Kristina.

Summary: On the first day of high school, Kristina Ellis's mom, a single, working mother who lost her husband to cancer, informed her that she could not financially support her after graduation. Kristina would need to find her own way to pay for college. As an average student with less-than-impressive test scores, Kristina realized she would have to sell herself to scholarship committees if she wanted...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Worthy Publishing 2013

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Valigi, Cinzia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plurigraf 1971

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.563 Valig

Phelps, M. William.

Summary: Follows the case of Christine Paolilla, who brutally murdered four people, two of whom she called her best friends, with the help of her boyfriend, who later committed suicide.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1523 PHE