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Stone, Robert

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Summary: In 1961, President John F. Kennedy proposed the nation spend twenty billion dollars to land a man on the Moon before the end of the decade. Stone and Andres reveal for the first time the unknown stories of the individuals whose imaginative work across several decades culminated in America's momentous achievement. They show that the moon landing-- now celebrating its fiftieth anniversary-- grew...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Stone, Robert.

Summary: A novel of a man pitted against the sea, society, and himself, depicting the drama unfolding from a single fateful moment of decision.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ticknor & Fields 1992

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STO

Stone, Robert

Summary: Hoping to save his marriage by ending an illicit affair with an incandescent but difficult student, college professor Steven Brookman discovers that the young woman's passions are not easily curtailed and that their relationship has more complicated ramifications than either anticipated.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STO

Stone, Robert

Summary: A memoir of America's most turbulent, whimsical decade. From the New York City of Kline and De Kooning to the jazz era of New Orleans's French Quarter to Ken Kesey's psychedelic California, Prime Green explores the 1960s in all its weird, innocent, fascinating glory. An account framed by two wars, it begins with Stone's last year in the Navy and ends in Vietnam, where he was a correspondent in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 813.54 Stone

Stone, Robert

Summary: Jewish and Christian terrorists unite in a scheme to blow up Islamic mosques on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. The plot is discovered by Christopher Lucas, a Jewish-Catholic journalist from the U.S. writing a book on religious passions. He has a romance with an Arab nightclub dancer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STO

Stone, Robert

Summary: The stories in this collection share the signature blend of longing, violence, and black humor with which Robert Stone illuminates the dark corners of the human soul.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STO

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Summary: Chasing the moon reimagines the race to the moon for a new generation, upending much of the mythology surrounding the effort. The series recasts the Space Age as scientific innovation, political calculation, media spectacle, visionary impulses and personal drama. Utilizing overlooked and lost archival material, the film features a cast of characters who played key roles in these historic events.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Doc Ch

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

Summary: On February 4, 1974, college student Patty Hearst (granddaughter of newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst), was kidnapped from her apartment by a terrorist group calling itself the Symbionese Liberation Army. The SLA, seeking to foment a violent uprising within America's working class, forced the Hearst family to donate millions of dollars in food to the poor. But two months after her...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Docurama 2005

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

Summary: Started in 1933 by President Franklin Roosevelt as part of the New Deal, the CCC was used as a way to not only help unemployed Americans, but to help conserve some of the country's forests and parks. Over the next ten years it would employ over 3 million men who planted trees, fought fires, and helped their families financially. Features interviews and archived footage.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Educational Foundation 2010

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

Summary: "[This program] looks back to the dawn and development of the modern environmental movement -- from its post-war rustlings in the 1950s and the 1962 publication of Rachel Carson's incendiary bestseller 'Silent Spring' to the first wildly successful 1970 Earth Day celebration and the subsequent firestorm of political action."--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by PBS Distribution 2010

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

Summary: A feature length documentary about the history and future of nuclear power.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Summary: Using extraordinary and rarely seen archival footage, director Robert Stone brings to light the largely untold story of Bikini Atoll. A peaceful, tropical island in the Pacific, it was the sight of a series of atomic bomb tests in 1946.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by New Video Group 2003

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

Summary: In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women's movement, the 1973 tennis match between women's world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men's-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world. As the rivalry between King and Riggs kicked into high gear, off-court each was fighting...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2017

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

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

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY BAT

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Battle 2017

Summary: Louis and Floyd are two former backup soul singers who have not spoken to each other in 20 years. They reluctantly agree to travel across the country together to a reunion concert to honor their recently deceased lead singer. Cleo is a beautiful young woman who is believed to be Floyd's daughter. She accompanies them as their new singer.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weinstein Company 2009

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

Lane, Mark

Summary: Mark Lane has tried the only case in the history of the United States in which jurors concluded that the CIA killed President Kennedy. While that evidence is clear, there were still pieces missing from the puzzle. How did the CIA control forces of the law on the ground in Dealey Plaza? How did they also control the Dallas Police Department, the Dallas Sheriff's Department, and the United States...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Publishing 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1524 LAN

Summary: He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike ... and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

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

Summary: Ace Rothstein and Nicky Santoro, mobsters who move to Las Vegas to make their mark, live and work in this paradoxical world. Seen through their eyes, each as a foil to the other, the details of mob involvement in the casinos of the 1970's and '80's are revealed. Ace is the smooth operator of the Tangiers casino, while Nicky is his boyhood friend and tough strongman, robbing and shaking down the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2006

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY CAS

Coleman, Reed Farrel

Summary: Jesse Stone, still reeling from the murder of his fianc©♭ by crazed assassin Mr. Peepers, must keep his emotions in check long enough to get through the wedding day of his loyal prot©♭g©♭, Suitcase Simpson. The morning of the wedding, Jesse learns that a gala 75th birthday party is to be held for folk singer Terry Jester. Jester, once the equal of Bob Dylan, has spent the last forty years in...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Col

Parker, Trey

Contents: Hello! -- Two by two -- You and me (but mostly me) -- Hasa diga eebowai -- Turn it off -- I am here for you -- All-American prophet -- Sal tlay ka siti -- Man up -- Making things up again -- Spooky Mormon hell dream -- I believe -- Baptize me -- I am Africa -- Joseph Smith, American Moses -- Tomorrow is a latter day.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Ghostlight 2011

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM BOO

Coleman, Reed Farrel

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Summary: When a popular high school cheerleader dies of a suspected heroin overdose, it becomes clear that the opioid epidemic has spread even to the idyllic town of Paradise. It will be up to police chief Jesse Stone to unravel the supply chain and unmask the criminals behind it, and the investigation has a clear epicenter: Paradise High School. Home of the town's best and brightest future leaders and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio, an imprint of the Penguin Random House Publishing Group 2019

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Coleman 2019

Summary: Miles Massey is a high-powered Los Angeles divorce lawyer nearing a midlife crisis. While representing his wealthy client Rex Rexroth, Miles meets his match in Rex's gold-digging wife, Marilyn. He's impressed by her similarly heartless ways of using marriage to fuel an expensive lifestyle, but Miles still manages to defeat her in court. With Marilyn looking to get her revenge and Miles finding...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2004

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

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Intolerable 2004

Vivaldi, Antonio

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Telarc 1989

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL VIV

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Summary: Steven Spielberg's masterpiece about a boy and his special bond with an alien from another planet. This 30th Anniversary Edition includes hours of bonus features, including a new interview with Steven Spielberg.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2012

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

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University Press of Kansas 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 791.43 OLI