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Stroh, David Peter

Summary: "Donors, leaders of nonprofits, and public policy makers usually have the best of intentions to serve society and improve social conditions. But often their solutions fall far short of what they want to accomplish and what is truly needed. Moreover, the answers they propose and fund often produce the opposite of what they want over time. We end up with temporary shelters that increase...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Publishing 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303.4 STR

Summary: Where eagles dare: Commandos charged with freeing a U.S. general from an Alpine fortress should trust nothing -- including their own search-and-rescue orders.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2010

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

Summary: The incredible true story of eight cartoons from all walks of life who have to deal with each other's quirks, differences and insane necrophilia fantasies. From Clara, the racist fairy tale princess; to Foxxy Love, the sassy, sexy musician; to Wooldoor Sockbat the, well, whatever he is, these housemates quickly learn the art of loving, punching and coming dangerously close to copyright...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2007

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

Summary: Inspector Morse is a melancholy, enigmatic and romantic man who never uses his first name and who finds solace in real ale, classical music and difficult crosswords. Together with his able Sergeant Lewis, Morse uses his considerable intellect and passion for the truth and justice to investigate death and murder in the English university town of Oxford. (Sins of the father) The family run...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BFS Entertainment & Multimedia Ltd. 2009

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

Summary: A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: CBS DVD 2006

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TWI

Contents: Stray: All in your mind -- The Open Mind: Cast a spell -- The Mooche: Hot smoke and sassafras -- Crushed Butler: My son's alive -- Chicken Shack: Going down -- Cycle: Father of time -- The Deviants: I'm coming home -- The Pink Fairies: Do it -- The Factory (England): Time machine -- The Groundhogs: Cherry red -- Wicked Lady: I'm a freak -- Charge: Rock my soul -- Hawkwind Zoo: Sweet mistress of...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Grapefruit Records 2016

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Summary: New York City's live concert to support the long-term relief and rebuilding efforts following Hurricane Katrina. Show-stopping performances by New Orleans musical legends and many of music's biggest names.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: RHINO Entertainment 2006

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

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Summary: In the small town of Dillon, Texas, everyone comes together on Friday nights when the Dillon High Panthers play. But life is not a game and the charismatic football players, their new coach Eric Taylor, and the passionate fans find that their biggest challenges and obstacles come off the field.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV FR 1

Contents: Summertime (4:44) / Morcheeba & Hubert Laws -- It ain't necessarily so (4:39) / Finley Quaye -- But not for me (3:25) / Natalie Merchant -- They can't take that away from me (2:49) / Smoke City -- I got plenty o' nuthin' (5:01) / Spearhead & Ernest Ranglin -- Summertime (6:01) / Bobby Womack & the Roots -- I was doing all right (3:37) / Davina -- Embraceable you (4:25) / Duncan Sheik -- Let's...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Antilles 1998

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

Brown, Clifford

Contents: Cherokee (Indian love song) / Ray Noble (Clifford Brown-Max Roach Quintet) (5:41) -- I've got you under my skin / Cole Porter (Dinah Washington, vocals) (5:22) -- Willow weep for me / Ann Ronell (with strings) (3:25) -- Daahoud / C. Brown (Clifford Brown-Max Roach Quintet) (4:10) -- Flossie Lou / Tadd Dameron (Clifford Brown-Max Roach Quintet) (4:50) -- September song / Maxwell Anderson, Kurt...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 1958

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1 available in LP Phonograph Record, Call number: VINYL JAZZ BRO

Summary: Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

Summary: "Oscar- winning director Louie Psihoyos (The Cove) assembles a team of artists and activists on an undercover operation to expose the hidden world of endangered species and the race to protect them against mass extinction. Spanning the globe to infiltrate the world's most dangerous black markets and using high tech tactics to document the link between carbon emissions and species extinction,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. A pocket full of rye: Who poisoned the wealthy businessman Rex rotescue? Miss Marple barely has time to ponder this question before her former maid Gladys turns up strangled on the Fortescue estate. Murder is Easy: Murder is easy, says elederly Miss Pinkerton to Miss Marple...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2009

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

Summary: Contemporary art reflects the ideas of our time, and artists are the creative role models grappling with today's most timely questions. What is the nature of reality? How do we respond to a world in flux? Why do some historical events shape the way we think today, and why have some been forgotten? Explore these ideas and many more in Season Six of Art in the Twenty-First Century. Spotlights...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2012

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

Lefer, David.

Summary: Provides an insightful and gripping account of the birth of modern American conservatism and its impact on the earliest days of our nation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sentinel 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 320.52 LEF

Detzer, David.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.731 DET

Davies, Pete

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 DAV

Trombone Shorty

Summary: Trombone Shorty's latest album captures the spirit and essence of the Big Easy while redefining its sound. It blazes through a mix of '70s funk, rock, hip-hop, and R&B.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Summary: The four-part drama that tells the story of a seemingly placid New England town that is actually wrought with illicit affairs, crime and tragedy, all told through the lens of Olive, whose wicked wit and harsh demeanor mask a warm but troubled heart and staunch moral center. The story spans 25 years and focuses on Olive's relationships with her husband, Henry, the good-hearted and kindly town...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV OLI

Davies, Pete

Summary: From apocalyptic devastation in Central America to a frantic race against time in Miami, Davies takes you as close to a hurricane as it's possible to go. He tracks the greatest hurricanes in history and recounts his experiences following and flying directly into the worst storms of 1999 with the scientists who do it for a living; he explores the science of why hurricanes occur and how to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2000

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Summary: Jane Austen's Emma: beautiful, rich and infuriating emma woodhouse meddles in other's romantic lives with unexpected results.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: RLJ Entertainment 2014

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

Contents: Beautiful dreamer / Raul Malo -- Slumber my darling / Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Mark O'Connor, featuring Alison Krauss -- Don't bet money on the Shanghai / BR5-49 -- Nelly was a lady / Alvin Youngblood Hart -- No one to love / Judith Edelman -- Camptown races / The Duhks -- My old Kentucky home, goodnight / John Prine -- Autumn waltz / Henry Kaiser -- In the eye abides the heart / Beth Nielsen...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: American Roots Publishing 2004

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOS EASY LISTENING

Contents: It never entered my mind / Miles Davis Quartet -- The masquerade is over / Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley -- Love for sale / Dexter Gordon -- If I had you / Sarah Vaughan -- Autumn leaves / Cannonball Adderley Quintet -- Bye bye blackbird / Patricia Barber -- Georgia on my mind / Bill Charlap -- Corcovado (Quiet Nights) / Ron Carter -- Misty / Dianne Reeves -- With malice toward none /...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: NPR 2002

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