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Sharif, Manal

Summary: A memoir by a Saudi Arabian woman who became the unexpected leader of a movement to support women's rights describes how fundamentalism influenced her radical religious beliefs until her education, a job, and legal contradictions changed her perspectives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SHARIF, MANAL SHA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Sharif 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B SHARIF SHA

Summary: Born a peasant in 1898, Umm Kulthum 's singing earned a position of great wealth and influence in the Arab world. Includes concert footage, film clips and interviews. This film places her life in the context to 20th century Egypt.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Arab Film Distribution 2008

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

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Summary: 19 Arab women journalists speak out about what it's like to report on their changing homelands in this first-of-its-kind essay collection, with a foreword by CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour. International media coverage of the Arab world and its many complex, interconnected conflicts is dominated by the work of Western correspondents, many of whom are white and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2019

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Summary: An elderly Turkish Muslim grocer befriends a lonely teenage Jewish boy in a working class section of Paris.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Classics 2004

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN MON

Summary: A portrait of contemporary Iran, as seen through the eyes of one woman as she drives through the streets of Tehran over a period of several days. Her journey is comprised of ten conversations with various female passengers, and shed light on the lives of these women whose voices are seldom heard.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Zeitgeist Video 2004

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN TEN

Summary: "First feature documentary to explore the complex global intersections between Islam and homosexuality ... The film travels a wide geographic arc presenting us lives from India, Pakistan, Iran, Turkey, Egypt, South Africa and France. Always filming in secret and as a Muslim, [filmmaker] Parvez [Sharma] makes the film from within the faith, depicting Islam with the same respect that the film's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2007

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

Summary: Miss Phryne Fisher is a lady detective from Melbourne with a fabulous sense of fun and a flair for solving crimes.In a country reemerging from the shadow of World War I, Phryne takes life in her stride, and murder too. Detective Inspector Jack Robinson works alongside her, although she often outraces him to the crime scene. Season three includes eight all new episodes of the glamorous,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD MIS NOT RATED

Summary: Scorsese winds his way from the banks of the Niger River in Mali to the cotton fields and juke joints of the Mississippi Delta to trace the origins of the blues in lyrical combination of original performances.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Vulcan Productions, Inc. 2003

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1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC BLU V1

Davis, Miles.

Contents: Disc 1. Great expectations / M. Davis, Zawinul (27:34) -- Ife (21:34) -- Recollections (18:55) -- Trevere (5:55).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2000

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

Summary: A selection of exceptional standalone stories following the Dark Knight through his past and future and tying into Zero year, Batman Incorporated, Batman Eternal and more. First readers flash back six years to the time now known as the Zero Year, when the newly returned Bruce Wayne was not yet calling himself Batman, but was already at work fighting Gotham's underworld. Back in the present,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DC Comics 2015

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

Mana

Contents: disc 1. De pies a cabeza (5:40) -- Oye mi amor (4:54) -- Refrigerador (3:59) -- Donde jugaran los niños (Obertura) (6:30) -- Soledad (6:12) -- Huele a tristeza (7:12) -- Te llore un rio (6:34) -- Estoy agotado (4:16) -- Perdido en un barco (4:19) -- Buscandola (4:11) --

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: WEA Latina 1994

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

Lang, David (David A.)

Contents: Death speaks (2012) (23:59) -- Depart (2002) (18:13).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Opus Arte 2008

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

Summary: Charlie Crews is an eccentric detective returning to the force after being wrongfully imprisoned. Back on the beat with his determined partner, Dani Reese, and his unusually Zen-like outlook toward the cases he investigates, this unconventional crime solver tries to catch the LA wrongdoers who really belong behind bars.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2009

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

Shamir

Summary: Following his surprise digital release, Hope, Shamir returns with a brand new album that serves as the physical follow up to his acclaimed 2015 release Ratchet.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Father/Daughter Records 2017

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

Shamir

Contents: Vegas -- Make a scene -- On the regular -- Call it off -- Hot mess -- Demon -- In for the kill -- Youth -- Darker -- Head in the clouds.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Amanaz

Contents: Amanaz--I am very far--Sunday morning--Khala my friend--History of man--Nsunka Lwendo--Africa--Green apple--Making the scene--Easy street--Big enough--Kale

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Normal records 0000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN AMA

Summary: "These visually stunning documentaries are cinematic pilgrimages to legendary places in Southeast Asia and Tibet, including the spiritual wonders of Laos, Thailand, Burma, Bali, Cambodia, Java and Central Tibet. Journey into the living traditions and lost civilizations of this vibrant part of the world and explore the universal ideals if wisdom, compassion, and inner peace at the very heart of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2007

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

Anael.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD WM Anael

Summary: A professional criminal helps pull off an underworld heist, then is gunned down and left for dead. He resurfaces to track down his share of the loot.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

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Contents: April the 3rd (Donal Lunny and Friends) -- Nothing but the same old story (Paul Brady) -- Sonny (Emmylou Harris, Dolores Keane and Mary Black) -- Rose Connolly (The Everly Brothers) -- Kevin Griffins (Sharon Shannon, Mary Custy and Eoin O'Neill) -- When first into this country (The Lee Valley String Band) -- No frontiers (Mary Black) -- Idir eatarthu (Between worlds) (Micheál Ó Súilleabháin and...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Valley Entertainment 1998

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD WM Lunny 1998

Summary: A tough but vulnerable detective investigates a murder identical to one described in the latest novel of a cold, calculating and beautiful novelist with an insatiable sexual appetite.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Carolco Home Video 1997

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

Hajratwala, Minal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.0491 HAJRATWALA, MINAL HAJ

Taj Mahal

Contents: The Calypsonians (6:28) -- Coconut man (7:31) -- Sacred island (Moku La'a) (5:12) -- Betty and Dupree (5:59) -- The new hula blues (4:44) -- No ná mano (4:31) -- Mailbox blues (3:30) -- Kanikapila (6:57).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Private Music 1998

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