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Summary: Captain Geoffrey Thorpe is the terror of the Spanish Main, striking crippling blows against the oppressive Spanish war machine, freeing English slaves from the galley ships and filling England's coffers with Spanish gold--with the tacit approval of England's Queen Elizabeth I. When the dashing Thorpe raids and sinks a diplomatic vessel bringing ambassador Don José Alvarez de Cordoba and his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2005

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE SEA

Summary: Archibald Asparagus stars as Jonah, who is chosen by God to help spread his message to the world. Unfortunately, his first stop on his evangelical tour is the city of Nineveh, where the residents while away their days bingeing on cheese snacks and arguing. Circumstances force Jonah to set sail across the ocean, where he's assisted by Khalil, and pirates who are led by the well-meaning but...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Big Idea Productions 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV VEG

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

Millar, John Fitzhugh.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thirteen Colonies Press 1986

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Newby, Eric.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Times Books 1999

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 910.45 Newby

Avi

Summary: As the lone "young lady" on a transatlantic voyage in 1832, Charlotte learns that the captain is murderous and the crew rebellious.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD AVI

Chapelle, Howard Irving.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bonanza Books 1949

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 623.822 CHA

Donahue, James L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Publications 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.45 DON

Hamilton, John

Summary: Examines the history of pirating and details daily life aboard a pirate ship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Pub. 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 910.45 HAM

Summary: The roguish yet charming Captain Jack Sparrow's idyllic pirate life capsizes after his nemesis, the wily Captain Barbossa, steals his ship, the Black Pearl, and later attacks the town of Port Royal. Captain Barbossa kidnaps the governor's beautiful daughter, Elizabeth. In a gallant attempt to rescue her and recapture the Black Pearl, Elizabeth's childhood friend Will Turner joins forces with...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Entertainment 2003

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3 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE PIR

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

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

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

Eastland, Jonathan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 623.8203 EAS

Redick, Robert V. S.

Summary: As the gargantuan ship Chathrand sets course through the uncharted waters of the vast and mysterious Ruling Sea, the fragile bonds of trust and love beginning to form between unlikely allies Thasha Isiq and Pazel Pathkendle will be tested to the breaking point--by unspeakable terrors, magical wonders, and shattering betrayals that dwarf anything that has come before.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey-Ballantine Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RED

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1981

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 779.962 HUN

Burke, Joe

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Donaldson, Douglas & Gumble Inc. 1938

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Chapelle, Howard Irving.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norton 1967

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 623.82 CHA

Galbraith, Douglas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2001

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAL

Cooper, Jason

Summary: Surveys the history, uses, parts, and different kinds of sail boats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Corp. 1999

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Goudschaal, Claudia D.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: C. D. Goudschaal] 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4635 GOU
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL RM 977.4635 GOU

Robards, Karen.

Summary: He was her husband, her lover, the pirate who seized her body, then stole her heart. Lady Catherine Aldley fled England to make a home with the infamous Jonathan Hale in Carolina. But their perfect life was shattered when Cathy was summoned to England to her ailing father, and discovered that her marriage to Jonathan was a sham. He was a wanted man, one step from the gallows. The only way she...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2012

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ROB

Summary: Provides information on the freighters, tankers, tugboats, salties, and passenger ships sailing on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marine Pub. Co. 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 386 KNO

Maurer, Tracy

Summary: A look at some of the most amazing elevators in the world. Addresses the obstacles of construction, the impact on society, and the science of engineering such superstructures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rourke Educational Media 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 680 MAU

Whitesnake (Musical group)

Contents: Slip of the tongue -- Cheap an' nasty -- Fool for your loving -- Now you're gone -- Kittens got claws -- Wings of the storm -- The deeper the love -- Judgment day -- Slow poke music -- Sailing ships.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Geffen 1989

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

Summary: Skiing and snowboarding are expected fare in a Warren Miller film, but in Storm there is also surfing, backpacking, mountain biking, and 'urban skiing.' The latter exports skateboarding style tricks to skis, where participants ski on stone, metal, and wooden rails, and even jump a road. A group of gung-ho athletes venture to South Georgia (an island 800 miles east of the Falklands) exploring...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Marketed by Shout! Factory 2002

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

Steer, Dugald.

Summary: Within the fictitious journal of an eighteenth-century sea captain, readers can learn about the golden age of piracy--from storm-tossed sailing ships to tantalizing treasure islands, from pirates' flags and fashions to their wily weapons and wicked ways.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2006

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 910.4 PIR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 910.45 STE

Ellen, Tom

Summary: "Mayhem and romance ensue when tweens Mouse and Jack meet on the slopes during a school ski trip"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press, an imprint of Random House Children's 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION ELL