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Summary: "'I see multiple colonial governors,' says Ghanaian software entrepreneur Herman Chinery-Hesse of the international development establishment in Africa. 'We are held captive by the donor community.' The West has positioned itself as the protagonist of development, giving rise to a vast multi-billion dollar poverty industry - the business of doing good has never been better. Yet, the results...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: www.povertyinc.org 2015

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF POV

Summary: In a remote area of Northern Kenya, activist Tessa Quayle is found brutally murdered. Tessa's companion, a doctor, appears to have fled the scene, and all the evidence points to a crime of passion. Members of the British High Commission in Nairobi assume that Tessa's widower, their mild-mannered and unambitious colleague Justin Quayle, will leave the matter to them. Haunted by remorse and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Focus Features 2006

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE CON

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

Summary: Hit men Ray and Ken have been ordered to cool their heels in the storybook city of Bruges (it's in Belgium) after finishing a big job. But since hit men make the worst tourists, they soon find themselves in a life-and-death struggle of comic proportions against one very angry crime boss.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2008

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

Summary: Based on the life of actor/director Richard E. Grant's life during the 1960s, when Swaziland was becoming independent of Great Britain. Told through the eyes of a 12-year-old child.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2006

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

Summary: The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Zabinska and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski, have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his stewardship and her care. When the Germans invade their country, they are forced to report to the Reich's newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck. To fight back on their own terms,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2017

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Zookeeper's 2017

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD ZOO RATED PG-13

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

Summary: The young Jane Austen wishes to be a writer. Her mother thinks otherwise. Although she is offered many marriage proposals she accepts none until the mischevious Thomas Lefroy shows up and turns her world around. At first she finds him ignorant and self centered but as she gets to know him, they start to flirt and eventually fall in love. Thomas' relatives disagree with the match and threaten to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2008

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2 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD B

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

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE BEC

Summary: Tells the story of a disfigured musical genius who haunts the catacombs beneath the Paris Opera, waging a reign of terror over its occupants. When he falls fatally in love with Christine, the Phantom devotes himself to creating a new star for the Opera, exerting a strange sense of control over the young soprano as he nurtures her extraordinary talents.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

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2 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS PHA

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

Sirom

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Forced Exposure 2019

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Simone.

Contents: Começar de novo = To begin again : The island (3:42) -- Canôa canôa = Canoe, canoe (3:51) -- Reis e rainhas do Maracatu = Kings and queens of Maracatu (2:55) -- Então vale a pena = Then it was worth it (4:07) -- Itamarandiba (3:16) -- Pedaço de mim = Piece of me (3:49) -- Face a face = Face to face (4:29) -- Tô voltando = I'm returning (3:56) -- Valso rancho = Carnival waltz (3:26) -- Cigarra =...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: EMI-Odeon 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LATIN SIM

Damon

Contents: Disc 1: Song of a gypsy -- Poor poor genie -- Don't you feel me -- Did you ever -- Funky funky blues -- Do you -- The night -- Feel your love -- Birds fly so high -- The road of life -- Oh what a good boy I am -- Song of a gypsy (45 version) -- Song of a gypsy (demo version) -- Poor poor genie (demo version).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Now-Again 2013

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Nicolaides, Kimon

Contents: Contour and gesture -- The comprehension of gesture -- Weight and the modelled drawing -- Memory drawing and other quick studies -- The modelled drawing in ink-the daily composition -- The modelled drawing in water color-right-angle study -- Emphasis on contour-the head -- Special form studies -- An approach to the subject of technique -- The simple proportions-effort -- The study of drapery --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1969

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.2 Nicolaides

Simona, Tiziana.

Contents: Flakes to Mark Rothko -- Little one -- Bo if cinese -- Flowers for Albert -- Left alone -- Fling -- 456 -- Kind folk -- Gigolo.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Newedition 2006

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

Symon, Charles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Richards Printing 1983

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 333.72 SYM

Peres, Shimon

Summary: A portrait of Israel's first prime minister covers his support of the United Nations 1947 Partition Plan for Palestine, his granting of first exemptions to Orthodox military servicepeople, and his peaceful overtures toward post-Holocaust Germany.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nextbook/Schocken 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.9405 BEN-GURION, DAVID PER

Siamon, Sharon.

Summary: Text and photographs describe paleontologists and their fossil discoveries in Canada's Red Deer River Valley, also known as Dinosaur Valley.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dk Pub. 2007

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

Symon, Michael

Summary: In preparing to open his barbecue restaurant, Mabel's BBQ, Michael Symon enthusiastically sampled smoked meat from across America. The 72 finger-licking, lip-smacking recipes here draw inspiration from his favorites, including dry ribs from Memphis, wet ribs from Nashville, brisket from Texas, pork steak from St. Louis, and burnt ends from Kansas City--to name just a few--as well as the unique...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarkson Potter/Publishers 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.7 SYM

Limon, Martin

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIM

Mills, Simeon

Summary: "A thought-provoking coming-of-age novel about two human-like teen robots navigating high school, basketball, and potentially life-threatening consequences if their true origins are discovered by the inhabitants of their intolerant 1980s Michigan hometown"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skybound Books 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Mills 2019

Simont, Marc.

Summary: A family befriends a stray dog, names him Willy, and decides to keep him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E SIM

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SIM

Symon, Charles.

Summary: This volume affords an opportunity fo UP people to take a look at themselves and swell a bit with pride at "what we have done", and for the rest of the world to awe at what this little, sparsley settled region has produced.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: RonJon Press 1987

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.49 SYM

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 977 SYM

Ciraolo, Simona

Summary: Felipe the cactus just wants a hug, but his family is not the touchy-feely kind, so he goes out into the world to find a friend and maybe get that long awaited hug.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flying Eye Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E CIR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE CIR

Symon, Charles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: C.A. Symon 1983

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: MI 977 SYM

Symon, Michael

Summary: Presents a collection of quick-prepare, from-scratch recipes for busy weeknight meals the whole family can enjoy, building on a simple formula for using up to five fresh ingredients that can cook in five minutes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarkson Potter/Publishers 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.555 SYM

Edelman, Shimon.

Summary: Draws on philosophy, literature, and brain science to explain why the pursuit of happiness is a more complicated effort than understood by most people, sharing insights into how to apply scientific methods for increasing one's chances of achieving happiness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153 EDE