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Fisher, Edwin L. (Edwin Lewis)

Summary: William Fisher (ca. 1795-1823) arrived in America during the War of 1812 and did not return to England. He and Betsy Burnett were married in Salem, Massachusetts and their first son, John Edward Fisher was born in 1818. Their son, David, emigrated to Canada. Other descendants lived in Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri and elsewhere.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [E.L. Fisher] 1980

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.2 FISHER Fisher

Baggett, Jennifer.

Summary: Three friends at a crossroads in their twenties quit their high pressure New York media jobs, leave their friends and everything familiar behind, and embark on a year-long backpacking adventure around the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 910.4 BAG

Accoce, Pierre

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Coward-McCann 1967

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.54 ACC

Samuelsson, Marcus

Summary: When the James Beard Award-winning chef Marcus Samuelsson opened Red Rooster on Malcolm X Boulevard in Harlem, he envisioned more than a restaurant. It would be the heart of his neighborhood and a meet-and-greet for both the downtown and the uptown sets, serving Southern black and cross-cultural food. It would reflect Harlem's history. Ever since the 1930s, Harlem has been a magnet for more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5 SAM

Odede, Kennedy

Summary: An American volunteer and a former African street youth recount their romantic relationship, his pursuit of a college education, and their founding of the first tuition-free school for underprivileged girls in the Kibera slum of Nairobi, Kenya.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 ODE

Summary: Focuses on Tammy Faye Messner's life from the time she met Jim Bakker until the fall of their ministry. Includes interviews.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate Entertainment 2003

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

Messner, Reinhold

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Mountaineers 1989

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.522 MES

Leerhsen, Charles.

Summary: "A hundred years ago, the most famous athlete in America was a horse. But Dan Patch was more than a sports star; he was a cultural icon in the days before the automobile. Born crippled and unable to stand, he was nearly euthanized. For a while, he pulled the grocer's wagon in his hometown of Oxford, Indiana. But when he was entered in a race at the county fair, he won-- and he kept on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 798.4 LEE

Messner, Reinhold

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mountaineers 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 919.89 MES

Ortenberg, Neil.

Summary: Chronicles the life and work of Barney Rosset, the influential head of Grove Press and the Evergreen Review, who published such groundbreaking works of fiction as Lady Chatterley's Lover, Naked Lunch, and Tropic of Cancer, while fighting the U.S. government's obscenity laws along the way.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Double O Film 2008

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

Risner, Robinson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1974

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 959.703 RIS

Kushner, Rachel.

Summary: The year is 1975 and Reno--so-called because of the place of her birth--has come to New York intent on turning her fascination with motorcycles and speed into art. Her arrival coincides with an explosion of activity in the art world--artists have colonized a deserted and industrial SoHo, are staging actions in the East Village, and are blurring the line between life and art. Reno meets a group...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KUS

Esquivel, Rosaura

Summary: This book teaches readers about chickens and the rewarding nature of caring for them. Observing the narrator's actions as he helps his mother feed the chickens, collect the eggs, and clean the coop, readers will come to understand the importance of tending to domesticated animals with respect. Delightful illustrations will catch the fancy of beginning readers. A picture glossary of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2018

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Summary: Four stories by Fern Michaels, Elizabeth Bass, Rosalind Noonan, and Nan Rossiter celebrate the holiday Christmas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zebra Books/Kensington Pub. 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAK

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MIC

Steffens, Roy H.

Summary: Roster membership for the Grand Army of the republic copied from the original records on file in the Bureau of Records, Lansing Michigan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bureau of Records 0000

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1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: R NEL 369.15 Steffens

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: The Coen Brothers Best Picture Oscar Nominee transforms into the season's most talked about TV debut. It features a new "true crime" story and new characters, all chilled in the trademark dry wit, murderous mayhem and "Minnesota nice" of the original classic film. Lorne Malvo, is a manipulative master criminal who changes the life of insurance salesmen Lester Nygaard. Gus Grimly and Molly...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD FAR

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV FAR

Contents: v. 1. A-Crosbie -- v. 2. Crosby-Hempstreet -- v. 3. Hemrick-Messneger -- v. 4. Messner-Sheline -- v. 5. Shell-Zyrupher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan Dept. of Community Health, Div. for Vital Records and Health Statistics 1998

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5 available in Reference, Call number: R 929.3774 MIC

Cherry, Neneh

Contents: Across the water -- Blank project -- Naked -- Spit three times -- Weightless -- Cynical -- 422 -- Out of the black (featuring Robyn) -- Dossier -- Everything.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Summary: Making Spirits Bright: "Melanie McLaughlin desperately wants to adopt two orphaned siblings and give them a real home for Christmas. A just-for-the-holiday marriage to Bryce Landry fits her plan perfectly, until unexpected sparks have Melanie dreaming of forever by his side." Runaway Christmas: "A glass of wine, lounging in pajamas, and catching up on movies--that's Heidi Bogue's idea of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2011

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MAK

Frazee, Marla

Summary: "Boss Baby used to be in charge of his family, but that was before he got an even bossier baby sister"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FRA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FRA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FRA

Cazet, Denys.

Summary: Elvis, a proud rooster, learns a lesson in manners after a handsome peacock visits his farm.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2005

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE CAZ

Chaucer, Geoffrey

Summary: A sly fox tries to outwit a proud rooster through the use of flattery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper & Row 1989

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Chaucer, Geoffrey

Summary: A sly fox tries to outwit a proud rooster through the use of flattery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1989

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CHA

Stoeke, Janet Morgan

Summary: When a fox finds their coop, Rooster Sam unwittingly saves the hens of Loopy Coop Farm.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE STO