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Rovira, Michel de

Summary: How do croissants get their flaky layers? What is the difference between pastry cream and Bavarian cream? What is genoise cake? Can millefeuilles really be made in a home kitchen? For anyone who has asked themselves about the secrets of French pastry, Bake Like a French Pastry Chef holds these answers and many more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Countryman Press, a division of W. W. Norton & Company Independent Publishers Since, 1923 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.865 DER

Eicher, Lovina

Summary: Bestselling cookbook author and food columnist Lovina Eicher brings together the best of Amish cooking in The Essential Amish Cookbook: Everyday Recipes from Farm and Pantry. Join Eicher as she shares traditional Amish recipes along with her own kitchen tips and secrets. Growing up, Eicher learned to cook and bake at an early age alongside her mother, longtime columnist and Amish cookbook...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Herald Press 2017

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Summary: Tells an epic story of military strategy, politics, romance, and family conflict set against the backdrop of world events from 1938 through the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. Follows naval officer Victor "Pug" Henry as he is sent to Berlin as the U.S. Naval attaché. Shows how "Pug" and his family are drawn into the center of the conflicts that lead to America's involvement in World...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2004

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV WIN

Montaigne, Michel de.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1947

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 844.3 MON

Montaigne, Michel de

Contents: On friendship -- That it is madness to judge the true and the false from our own capacities -- On the art of conversation -- On idleness -- On the affection of fathers for their children -- On moderation -- That we should not be deemed happy till after our death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 177.62 MON

Montaigne, Michel de

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dover Publications 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 840 MON

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 844.3 MON

Summary: Brian and his brother, Carl, have a map leading to a legendary treasure on a tiny Caribbean island. When Carl is abducted, Brian embarks on a perilous journey to bring his brother back alive, and beat his captors to the treasure.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lost Treasure Productions Inc. 2003

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Lost 2003

Summary: John Connor is a 20-something living on the streets as a common laborer. His mother has since died, and their earlier efforts did not stop the creation of SkyNet artificial intelligence network. As he will still become the leader of the human resistance, Connor is once again targeted by a Terminator sent from the future by SkyNet. This new Terminator, T-X, is a female and is more powerful than...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2003

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1 available in Science Fiction DVDs, Call number: DVD SCI-FI TER

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

Summary: Rachel, a young Jewish girl hiding from the Nazi's during World War II in The Netherlands, sees her hiding place blown up. She escapes with her rescuer, a young sailor, but the boat sails into a trap set by the Germans. She escapes and joins the resistance, and under the false name Ellis de Vries she meets SS-hauptsturmf┬⌐╞´hrer Ludwig Muntze on a train smuggling weapons. She goes to his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2007

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Poulenc, Francis

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 1992

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD O POU

Williams, Kevin.

Summary: "This recipe book doubles as a travel book, sampling the cultural and culinary differences between Amish and Mennonite communities across the nation." -- Dust jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andrews McMeel 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.566 WIL

Compagnon, Antoine

Summary: "In A Summer with Montaigne, Compagnon invites his readers to join him as he strolls through Montaigne's key contributions to our understanding of what is good and worthwhile in life. This book, then, serves as both an introduction to Montaigne for readers unfamiliar with his work and a refresher for those who are already acquainted with his unique brilliance, vitality, and timeliness....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2019

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Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de

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Publisher / Publication Date: Borders Classics by special arrangement with Ann Arbor Media Group 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CER

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking Press 1949

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CER

Summary: The debut performance from Jonas Kaufmann as Goethe's love-lorn hero in Massenet's romantic opera. Kaufmann is supported by a cast including Sophie Koch and Ludovic Tézier.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Decca 2010

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1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA WER

Unamuno, Miguel de

Summary: The novel’s central character, Augusto, is a pampered, aimless young man who falls in love with Eugenia, a woman he randomly spots on the street. Augusto’s absurd infatuation offers an irresistible target for the philosophical ruminations of Unamuno’s characters, including Eugenia’s guardian-aunt and “theoretical anarchist” uncle, Augusto’s comical servants, and his best friend, Victor, an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Northwestern University Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UNA

Summary: A young slave in ancient Egypt must choose between joining the Christianity movement, which will give him freedom, and the woman he loves, who is his master and an atheist.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate Films 2010

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

Summary: Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. Towards zero: Eyebrows arch when the dashing Wimbledon tennis star Nevile Strange arrives with his attractive new wife, even though the first wife is also attending. Miss Marple observes the tightly wound group as they holiday by the sea, sensing the sexual tensions and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Acorn Media 2007

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV AGA

Summary: In a north German village prior to the outbreak of World War I, strange events, accidents, and deaths are occurring. The village people are beside themselves with worry and can't figure out what to do. After the school teacher starts to unravel the mystery, he discovers that the children of the town may be guilty of the crimes and have formed a secret society that the local pastor's daughter...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2010

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2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN WHI

Humphreys, Jessica Dee

Summary: Recounts the experiences of Michel Chikwanine, who at age five was abducted during a schoolyard soccer game and forced to become a child soldier.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kids Can Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 355 HUM

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Summary: After barely surviving a furious shootout with the police, Baby Firefly, Otis Driftwood, and Captain Spaulding are behind bars. But pure evil cannot be contained, and a firestorm of murder, madness, and mayhem will be released in this terror ride to Hell . . . and back.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Hollander, Jos d'

Contents: Boven Gent rijst = Towering over Ghent / Johan Destoop (3:25) -- De begroeting = The greeting (folk dance) (2:52) -- Preludium VI in g / Mathias van den Gheyn (3:21) -- De zwaan = The swan / Camille Saint-Saëns (3:39) -- Gavotte I & II : La badine / Pieter Leblan (3:59) -- Klokkenzang = Bell-ringing / Jos d'Hollander (6:02) -- De Rubenskantate. Rubensmars = Ruben's march ; Beiaardlied =...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: René Gailly International Productions 1988

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL CAR

Gounod, Charles

Contents: Appendices. Trio, Faust/Siebel/Wagner : A l'Getude, po mon mapitre ; Duo, Marguerite/Valentin : Adieu, mon bon frere! ; Chanson de MGephistophGeles : Mapitre ScarabGee, ayant fait fortune-- ; Scene, Siebel/Marthe/MGephistophGeles : Du courage-- Je veux tout lui dire ; Musique de ballet.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: EMI Classics 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD O GOU

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de

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Summary: "Widely regarded as the world's first modern novel, and one of the funniest and most tragic books ever written, Don Quixote chronicles the famous picaresque adventures of the noble knight-errant Don Quixote of La Mancha and his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, as they travel through sixteenth-century Spain."--Book jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2003

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