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Stone, Norman

Summary: World War One began on horseback, with generals employing bayonet charges to gain ground, and ended with attacks resembling the Nazi blitzkriegs. The scale of devastation was unlike anything the world had seen before: Fourteen million combatants died, a further twenty million were wounded, and four empires were destroyed. Even the victors' empires were fatally damaged. An overwhelming disaster...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.3 STO

Summary: Eric Trapp and heroic ex-RAF pilot Eddie Wallis have very little in common except for their mutual dislike for one another and playing in the same big band orchestra. Their skirmishes with vicious gangsters and exploding bombs compel them to join forces.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by BFS Entertainment 2012

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV AIN

Summary: Beautifully filmed in and around Oxford this engaging biopic follows the creator of The Chronicles of Narnia from the tragic death of his mother when he was just nine years old, through his strained relationship with his father, to the nightmare of the trenches of World War I to Oxford University, where friends like J.R.R. Tolkien challenged his unbelief.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: Return to post-war England for mystery and a cup of tea. The consummate prim and proper crime-fighting spinster, Miss Jane Marple sets down her knitting needles to unwind the most ingenious crimes. As she travels from city to countryside and even the Bahamas, murders, missing bodies and haunted dreams have a habit of falling across Miss Marple's path.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A&E Home Video 2006

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Summary: "Readers and fans worldwide know the land of Narnia and the magical beings who dwell there. But few know the genius who created this beloved fantasy. Now meet C.S. Lewis, an extraordinary creative force, in this engaging true life story!"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2006

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC C.S

Simone, Norma

Summary: Join Garfield and his friend Nermal in this classic Little Golden Book about Garfield's competing in a cat show. Children ages 2 to 5 plus Little Golden Book collectors of all ages will enjoy this storybook featuring the iconic characters from the original Garfield comic strip. -- Adapted from publisher's website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Golden Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books 2022

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