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Menon, Rajan

Summary: The current conflict in Ukraine has spawned the most serious crisis between Russia and the West since the end of the Cold War. It has undermined European security, raised questions about NATO's future, and put an end to one of the most ambitious projects of U.S. foreign policy -- building a partnership with Russia. It also threatens to undermine U.S. diplomatic efforts on issues ranging from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The MIT Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.086 MEN

Summary: The extraordinary experiences of three men and their fellow Marines take them from the first clash with the Japanese in the haunted jungles of Guadalcanal, through the impenetrable rain forests of Cape Gloucester, across the blasted coral strongholds of Peleliu, up the black sand terraces of Iwo Jima, through the killing fields of Okinawa, to the triumphant, yet uneasy, return home after V-J Day.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Entertainment 2010

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

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Block, Eugene B.

Contents: America's pioneer detective: Allan Pinkerton.--A great detective: Raymond C. Schindler.--Chief of the FBI: J. Edgar Hoover.--A prophecy come true: Frederick R. Cherrill.--Pandora's box: George W. Cornish.--Dope traffickers' nemesis: George Hunter White.--Great Teigin mystery: Tamegoro Ikii.--War on the Mafia: Joseph Petrosino.--Trapping dynamiters: William J. Burns.--A game of cat and mouse:...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1967

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1 BLO

Fluckey, Eugene B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Illinois Press 1997

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 FLU

Summary: This HBO Films drama tells the dramatic, poignant and often-exasperating story of the early days of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the burgeoning epidemic to a city and nation in denial. This film boasts an all-star cast,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA NOR

Lewis, E. E. (Elmer Eugene)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prometheus Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 609 LEW

Cotton, James

Contents: Mississippi freight train -- You didn't think about that -- Pacific blues -- Take a message -- Hungry country girl -- Hucklebuck -- One little piece of shade -- Living the blues -- Black knights -- Mississippi saxophone -- Cotton in the kitchen -- Certified -- Mississippi freight train (pt. 2).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Gitanes Jazz 1994

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD BLUES COT

Rumer

Contents: P.F. Sloan -- It could be the first day -- Be nice to me -- Travelin' boy -- Soulsville -- Same old tears on a new background -- Sara smile -- Flyin' shoes -- Home thoughts from abroad -- Just for a moment -- Brave awakening -- We will.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic 2012

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

Summary: A computer malfunction causes nuclear-equipped American bombers to destroy Moscow and the president of the United States has to take terrible measures to appease the Soviets and prevent all-out nuclear war.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 2000

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER FAI

Rumer

Contents: Slow -- Come to me high -- Am I forgiven -- Aretha -- Blackbird -- Healer -- Saving grace -- Take me as I am -- Thankful -- On my way home -- Goodbye girl.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic 2012

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

Summary: In 1193 B.C., Prince Paris, the son of the King of Troy falls in love with Helen, the wife of the king of Sparta, and convinces her to follow him away from her husband, Menelaus, the result is an epic war. The Greeks sail to Troy and lay siege. Achilles, the greatest warrior in all the world, is called in to fight against Troy and give Greece the upper hand. Hector, the eldest son of Priam,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

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

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

Summary: In 1969, Elliot Tiber, an interior designer living in Greenwich Village, New York, has to move back upstate to help his parents run their dilapidated Catskills motel, The El Monaco. Upon hearing that a planned music and arts festival has lost its permit from the neighboring town of Wallkill, NY, Elliot calls producer Michael Lang at Woodstock Ventures to offer his family's motel to the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2009

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY TAK

Summary: Season 5 begins in 1931, a full six years after the end of Season 4. In stark contrast with the Roaring '20s, the country is in the throes of the Great Depression, and with the end of Prohibition in sight, Nucky is looking to legitimize himself by forging alliances with liquor producers. This season also includes flashback scenes of Nucky, Eli, the Commodore, Gillian and others from 1884-1900...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Turner, Ike.

Contents: Disc 1 Rocket 88 / Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats -- Come back where you belong / Jack Brenston & His Delta Cats -- I'm lonesome baby / Ike Turner & His Kings of Rhythm -- Heartbroken and worried / Ike Turner & His Kings of Rhythm --My real gone rocket / Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats -- Independent woman / Jack Brenston & His Delta Cats -- How many more years / Howlin Wolf -- Riding in the...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Secret Records Limited 0000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES TUR

Summary: Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiograpy, this film depicts a day in the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Republic Pictures 2004

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Long 2004

Summary: Collects the original broadcast episodes from the fourth season of Star trek, the next generation. Picking up decades after Gene Roddenberry's original, it follows the intergalactic adventures of Captain Jean-Luc Picard and his crew aboard an all-new USS Enterprise.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2002

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Summary: Featuring an incredible array of the greatest musicians of the '70s and early '80s. It stands alone in the history of rock n roll as the first ever late-night live concert show on TV, capturing the spirit of a time when rock was exploding in so many new, exciting directions. For nine thrilling years, The Special brought audience the very best live music from every genre, rare performances right...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC MID

B Green,L Brown B Homer

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Edwin Morris 1944

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Contents: CD 1. After you've gone (4:59) -- Fascinating rhythm (4:23) -- Brazil (4:13) -- What is there to say? (5:45) -- Four (5:28) -- Wes' tune (6:06) -- My heart stood still (5:58) -- How high the moon (5:13) -- Django (5:53) -- Going down to Big Mary's (3:26) -- I should care (3:25) -- Caravan (4:51) -- Six bridges to cross (2:53) -- Ralph's new blues (7:00) --

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ MON

Summary: Based on the true story of young anthropologist Dian Fossey who travels to the African mountains to study rare mountain gorillas (Gorilla gorilla beringei).

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 1999

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

Summary: Presents three television documentaries that provide an in-depth examination of the presidential campaigns of 1960, 1964, and 1968, based on the books by Theodore H. White, and showing archival footage, behind-the-scenes moments, backroom deals, and scenes from the convention floor that took place during the races between Kennedy and Nixon; Johnson and Goldwater; and Humphrey, Nixon and Wallace.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Athena 2011

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

Langridge, Roger B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fantagraphics Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 LAN

Yepsen, Roger B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Artisan 1998

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 635 YEP