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Roberts, David

Summary: Traces the life of the early twentieth-century adventurer, writer, and watercolor artist, describing his early years as a child prodigy, his solitary journeys through the American Southwest, and his mysterious 1934 disappearance in Navajo country.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2011

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Roberts, David

Summary: Describes the epic journey undertaken by Douglas Mawson, who suffered starvation, the loss of his team, and a crippling foot injury as he resorted to crawling back to base camp during the Australasian Antarctic Expedition of 1913.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 919.8904 ROB

Roberts, David.

Summary: His two companions were dead, his food and supplies had vanished in a crevasse, and Douglas Mawson was still one hundred miles from camp. On January 17, 1913, alone and near starvation, Mawson, leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, was hauling a sledge to get back to base camp. The dogs were gone. Now Mawson himself plunged through a snow bridge, dangling over an abyss by the sledge...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2013

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Roberts, David

Summary: On January 17, 1913, alone and near starvation, Mawson, leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, was hauling a sledge to get back to base camp. The dogs were gone. Now Mawson himself plunged through a snow bridge, dangling over an abyss by the sledge harness. A line of poetry gave him the will to haul himself back to the surface. On February 8, when he staggered back to base, his...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2013

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Roberts, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2008

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Roberts, David

Summary: A celebrated mountaineer and authorsearches for meaning in great adventuresand explorations, past and present. --Publisher

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ROBERTS, DAVID ROB

Roberts, David

Summary: Imprisonment, hunger strikes, suffrajitsu -- the decades-long fight for women's right to vote was at times a ferocious one. Acclaimed artist David Roberts gives these important, socially transformative times their due in a colorfully illustrated history that includes many of the important faces of the movement in portraiture and scenes that both dignify and enliven. He has created a timely and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker Books 2019

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Roberts, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2003

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Roberts, David

Summary: Follows the author's reconstruction of the survival story of four eighteenth-century Russian sailors who were shipwrecked on the barren Arctic island of Svalbard for six years.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 919.81 Roberts

Roberts, David

Contents: Riverside -- The Ford Motor Company of Canada -- Mr. Ford's Canadian Model T -- Victory bonds -- Lockout -- Motoropolis -- McGregor's legacy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MCGREGOR, GORDON M Roberts

Roberts, Gregory David.

Summary: First published in Australia and New Zealand by Scribe Publications.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2005

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Roberts, Gregory David.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Roberts

Roberts, Gregory David

Summary: Australian fugitive Lin continues his search for love and faith in a Bombay that has come under the rule of a new generation of mafia dons and where Lin becomes trapped by his married soulmate and an increasingly violent mission.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press, Grove Atlantic 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

Summary: Ray is in a loveless marriage and hopes to escape the monotony when he begins a torrid affair with next-door neighbor Carla. Although she is married to a low-level mobster, she also seeks a little excitement. Ray's moral values are tested to the limit when Carla presents him with a bag of cash from one of her husband's latest crimes. What was to be an opportunity to take the money and run, soon...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2010

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Beaty, Andrea

Summary: Ada Twist is a very curious girl who shows perseverance by asking questions and performing experiments to find things out and understand the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BEA

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Beaty, Andrea

Summary: When Rosie is unable to invent a contraption to help one of Aunt Rose's Raucous Riveters friends, she calls on classmates Iggy Peck and Ada Twist to help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Beaty 2018

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED BEA

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Bently, Peter

Summary: Tired of standing still on their old hill, several sheep board an airplane for a round-the-world adventure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andersen Press 2014

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Fleischman, Paul.

Summary: The Dunderheads--a gang of misfits with unique and unusual talents--come to the aid of one of their own when Spider is falsely arrested for stealing jewelry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Fleischman 2012

Robinson, Michelle (Michelle Jane)

Summary: "A young aspiring bear spotter ventures into bear country. But coming face-to-face with the furry creatures themselves, whether black or brown, can be dangerous, and our protagonist, accompanied by a trusty teddy bear, might need to use some unconventional means to stay out of trouble and avoid being (gulp!) eaten"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ROB

Viesturs, Ed

Summary: The only American to have climbed all fourteen of the world's eight-thousand-meter peaks sets his sights on Mount Everest, in a work that combines his own climbs as well as narratives of famous climbs throughout the last century.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 VIETURS, ED VIE

Anker, Conrad.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.52 ANK

Ardagh, Philip.

Summary: In their third and final adventure, the McNally children meet Lionel Lyons, who asks their help to fix problems that were created by time travelers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2005

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Ardagh

Beaty, Andrea.

Summary: Ever since he was a baby, Iggy Peck has built towers, bridges, and buildings, which comes in handy when his second grade class is stranded on an island during a picnic.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BEA

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: E BEA

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BEA

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Beaty 2007

Clary, Julian

Summary: Two hyenas from Africa find a pair of passports (memo: do not go swimming in a crocodile pool), and move to Teddington, England, where they live suburban lives, hold jobs, and raise their children to hide their tails and act human--the only trouble is oldMr. McNumpty, their nosy neighbor, who is hiding a secret of his own.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carolrhoda Books 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CLA