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Feinstein, John.

Summary: "The Legends Club is a sports book that captures an era in American sport and culture, documenting the inside view of a decade of absolutely incredible competition. Feinstein pulls back the curtain on the recruiting wars, the intensely personal competition that wasn't always friendly, the enormous pressure and national stakes, and the battle for the very soul of college basketball allegiance in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.323 FEI

Smith, Jay M.

Summary: "Examines athletic-academic corruption at UNC-Chapel Hill and in NCAA athletics"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796 SMI

Rachlin, Benjamin

Summary: "When the final gavel clapped in a rural southern courtroom in the summer of 1988, Willie J. Grimes, a gentle spirit with no record of violence, was shocked and devastated to be convicted of first-degree rape and sentenced to life imprisonment. Here is the story of this everyman and his extraordinary quarter-century-long journey to freedom, told in breathtaking and sympathetic detail, from the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 RAC

Summary: Goodbye, Tree Hill High. Graduation nears and with its approach comes the realization that, for students and parents alike, life is changing forever. There are new loves to nurture, old scores still to settle. The longtime triangle of Lucas, Peyton and Brooke finally comes down to two. The memory of Keith--or is it his spirit?--inspires Lucas and Nathan and haunts Dan. Peyton is terrorized by a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Van Zoeren, Tom, National Park Service Ranger

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.4635 VAN

Grundset, Eric.

Contents: Developing a South Carolina and Tennessee research strategy -- Major research centers in North Carolina and Tennessee and elsewhere with pertinent Revolutionary War collections -- Geographical factors affecting research in North Carolina and Tennessee -- Pre-revolutionary events in the Province of North Carolina -- General histories of the American Revolution in North Carolina and Tennessee --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Society Daughters of the American Revolution 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3756 Grundset

Bildner, Phil

Summary: Traces the friendship and rivalry of tennis stars Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 BIL

Summary: Hope, heartbreak and a hurricane, all in season eight. So many plans glow with happiness in these 22 episodes. Nathan begins an exciting new career. Haley joyfully awaits the arrival of Jamie's little sister. Brooke and Julian invite all their friends to a wonderful wedding, and Skills makes sure this Tree Hill hitching goes off without a hitch. But darkness mingles with the light. After last...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Henderson, Caroline A. (Caroline Agnes)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Oklahoma Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.6 HEN

Summary: Investigate the reasons North Carolina, long seen as the most progressive state in the South, became home to the largest Klan organization in the country, with more members than all the other Southern states combined, during the 1960s.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Van Zoeren, Tom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tom Van Zoeren 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL RM 977.4635 VAN

Swan, Jill.

Summary: Explore the history of Traverse City football through photos, articles, and the words of those who have been a part, and are a part, of one of Traverse City's greatest athletic traditions. Traverse City Football Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow features: History of Thirlby Field, Team photos, action shots, and other memorabilia. Includes coach biographies, including Jim Ooley, and interviews with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Swan Publishing 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Display, Call number: NEL 796.332 SWA
1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 796.332 SWA

Conroy, Pat.

Summary: The author reflects on the place of sports in his life, describing his love of basketball, the role of the athlete for young men searching for their own identity, his education at the Citadel, and his journey to best-selling writer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nan A. Talese 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.323 CON

Doctorow, E. L.

Summary: In 1864, after Union general William Tecumseh Sherman burned Atlanta, he marched his sixty thousand troops east through Georgia to the sea, and then up into the Carolinas. The army fought off Confederate forces and lived off the land, pillaging the Southern plantations, taking cattle and crops for their own, demolishing cities, and accumulating a borne-along population of freed blacks and white...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Barefoot, Daniel W.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John F. Blair 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.57 BAR

Doctorow, E. L.

Summary: In 1864, after Union general William Tecumseh Sherman burned Atlanta, he marched his sixty thousand troops east through Georgia to the sea, and then to the Carolinas. The army fought off Confederate forces and lived off the land, pillaging the Southern plantations, taking cattle and crops for their own, demolishing cities and accumulating a borne-along population of freed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOC

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DOC

Campbell, James.

Summary: A retelling of the key month, July 1944, that won the war in the Pacific and ignited a whole new struggle on the home front. Among the great World War II conflicts, the three-week battle for Saipan is often forgotten--yet historian Donald Miller calls it"as important to victory over Japan as the Normandy invasion was to victory over Germany." On the night of the battle's end, the Port Chicago...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5453 CAM

Tate, Don

Summary: In the nineteenth century, North Carolina slave George Moses Horton taught himself to read and earned money to purchase his time though not his freedom. Horton became the first African American to be published in the South, protesting slavery in the form of verse.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Peachtree Publishers 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 HOR

Smith, Katy Simpson

Summary: Set in a small coastal town in North Carolina during the waning years of the American Revolution, this debut novel follows three generations of family--fathers and daughters, mother and son, master and slave, characters who yearn for redemption amidst a heady brew of war, kidnapping, slavery, and love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Raven, Margot Theis.

Summary: Recounts the true story of spirit and determination from America's early civil rights history and the Cannon Street all-stars who were not allowed to play in the World Series game.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.357 Raven

Rivers, Susan

Summary: "When Major Gryffth Hockaday is called to the front lines of the Civil War, his new bride is left to care for her husband's three-hundred-acre farm and infant son. Placidia, a mere teenager herself living far from her family and completely unprepared to run a farm or raise a child, must endure the darkest days of the war on her own. By the time Major Hockaday returns two years later, Placidia...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIV

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIV

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rivers 2017

Combs, Harry.

Summary: The Scout returns to the early 1900's to continue Cat Brules' unforgetable story: hard and gritty, wry with a cowboy's humor, and true to the spirit of those who loved the West.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell 1996

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: WES COM

Hawes, Jennifer (Jennifer Berry)

Summary: "A deeply moving work of narrative nonfiction on the tragic shootings at the Mother Emanuel AME church in Charleston, South Carolina. On June 17, 2015, twelve members of the historically black Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina welcomed a young white man to their evening Bible study. He arrived with a pistol, 88 bullets, and hopes of starting a race war. Dylann Roof's massacre of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.152 HAW

Curtis, Christopher Paul

Summary: When his poor sharecropper father is killed in an accident and leaves the family in debt, twelve-year-old Little Charlie agrees to accompany fearsome plantation overseer Cap'n Buck north in pursuit of people who have stolen from him; Cap'n Buck tells Little Charlie that his father's debt will be cleared when the fugitives are captured, which seems like a good deal until Little Charlie comes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CUR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Curtis 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC CUR