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Summary: Looks back at Jane Goodall's career as a primatologist, animal rights advocate, and environmental activist. Comprised of present-day interview segments with Goodall and archival footage of her work studying chimpanzees at Tanzania's Gombe National Park shot by Hugo van Lawick in the 1960s for National Geographic.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Distributed by] 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Summary: Documentary film that exposes the poverty and misery of the people living on the shores on Lake Victoria in Tanzania who are dependent upon fishing the Nile perch from the lake for their meager earnings. The fish are exported by air to Europe to be sold cheaply and the planes that arrive to transport the fish at first seem to arrive empty, but turn out to carry weapons to Africa and fish away.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Croze, Harvey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abbeville Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 599.6 CRO

Krebs, Laurie.

Summary: Arusha, Mosi, Tumpe and their friends embark on an exciting counting adventure through the grasslands of Tanzania, discovering all different kinds of African animals as they count from one to ten.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2004

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E KRE

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE KRE

Zawose, Msafiri

Contents: Nzala urugu -- Pole pole -- Chibitenyi -- Nosaga -- Kunyemo -- Mbeleko -- Tamaduni -- Tusife majanga -- Mazingira -- Mdara -- Mashariki ya mbali -- Malugaro -- Mali halisi

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soundway Records 2017

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

Contents: I Can Feel It(4:58 min) -- Bahari Boys: Simba Yuna Nguruma(4:11 min) -- Celina, Kamaru: Mukurara Nake / Kamaru Celina Band(3:29 min) -- Orchestre Conga Internationale: Nakupenda Sana(4:43 min) -- The Rift Valley Brothers: Mucang'ang'o Ugiraga Mukindirio(4:52 min) -- L'Orchestre Central International: Jane Jaber(4:37 min) -- The Lulus Band: Daina(4:36 min) -- Les Mangelepa: Nseya / Orchestre Les...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soundway Records 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: From their uniquely hysterical perspective, Timon and Pumba, the greatest unsung heroes of the Savanna, reveal where they came from, how they helped Simba save the Serengeti, and what really happened behind the scenes of The Lion King's biggest events. Bonus features included.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY LIO

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Summary: "1950s popular music from the Congo, Tanganyika, Zanzibar, and Kenya"--Title page of accompanying book.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FOLK TRA

Various artists

Contents: Shangazi naomba taiti = Ma tante, s'il te plaît, prête-moi tes collants = Aunt please lend me your tights (Jamhuri Jazz Band) (4:23) -- Mpenzi nakukanya = Mon amour, je t'interdis = My love I forbid you (4:53) ; Maneno niliyokwambia = Tout ce que je t'ai dit = Everything that I have told you (4:41) (Nuta Jazz Band) -- Usijipendekeze = Ne te complais pas = Don't indulge yourself (3:48) ; Asili...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Buda Musique 2007

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

Summary: "A volume covering four of Earth's mountain regions, including Mount Everest, the Teton Range, Kilimanjaro, and Chimborazo"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc., a Scott Fetzer company 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.4 NAT

Summary: From the Serengeti Desert to the Kalahari Plain, experience the amazing ways that animals like cheetahs, crocodiles, rhinos and elephants survive. It's the wild spirit of African animals captured by the world's finest filmmakers - plus exciting music videos too. Narrated by Dudley Moore. Intended for children ages 4-10. Bushbabies (Galago) are shown capturing a moth for food, eating tree gum,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV REA

Hoffman, Tod.

Contents: Dark days in Africa -- Osama's war -- The East Africa cell -- Fatwa -- The deployment -- Mohamed Saddiq Odeh -- The retaliation -- Khalfan Khamis Mohamed -- The defectors -- Wadih el Hage -- The day in court -- Life and death -- Salim -- Supermax -- Harun -- The myth of hindsight -- Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani -- Anwar al-Awlaki -- The death of Osama bin Laden -- Africa -- Appendix. The twenty-two...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.929 HOF

Ongala, Remmy.

Contents: Dodoma (6:45) -- One world (5:22) -- I want to go home (8:09) -- Inchi yetu = Our country (5:23) -- What can I say = Niseme nini (9:57) -- No money, no life (8:36) -- Living together = Tupendane (4:39) -- Mrema (9:54) -- Kidogo kidogo = Little by little (9:34).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Real World Records 1992

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

Ridgeway, Rick.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 1999

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Thornton, Mark R.

Summary: "This lean, raw, and surprising debut is a deeply moving and powerful story of Moses, a nine-year-old survivor of the harsh streets of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Moses longs for something outside the grim existence he has known. He and his friend Kioso hitch a ride out of the city on the back of a truck only to find themselves in the wilderness where their street wisdom no longer helps them as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arcade Publishing 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THO

Cavallo, Anna.

Summary: "On this whirlwind tour, you'll learn about the country's landscape, culture, people, and more. We'll explore Tanzania's island beaches and Great Rift Valley. We'll also go on a wildlife safari, taste a food called ugali, and see the highest mountain in Africa."--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 967.8 CAV

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 967.8 CAV

Morrison, Taylor.

Summary: Describes a day in the life of a cheetah family in the Seregeti National Park as the mother hunts to feed her cubs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 1998

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 599.751 MOR

Murray, Marjorie Dennis.

Summary: As animals tell one another about Hippo's strange behavior, each makes up something terrible to add to the story, until they are frightened that Hippo will destroy the Serengeti itself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Murray

Pritchett, Bev

Summary: Introduces the land, history, government, people and economy of Tanzania.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 967.822 Pritchett

Breashears, David.

Summary: Follow five trekkers and their Chagga Mountain guide up the largest freestanding mountain in the world. Along their journey of courage and endurance, they encounter strange landscapes and endure harsh conditions as they travel through five climate zones.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: SlingShot Entertainment 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.522 DVD Kilimanjaro 2002

Lindsey, Jennifer

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stewart, Tabori & Chang 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599 GOO

Summary: This program spotlights the eastern African countries of Ethiopia, Kenya, and Tanzania. In Aksum and Addis Ababa, Jonathan Dimbleby learns about initiatives to improve farming across Ethiopia; follows a pilgrimage to Aksum's Church of St. Mary of Zion; observes the Eid al-Adha festival in Addis Ababa; attends a session of a coffee-growers' commodity exchange; and visits some fair trade...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Baranowski, Claire

Summary: Fodor’s correspondents highlight the best African safari destinations in both eastern and southern Africa. Travelers will be able to determine which African safari destination is best for them and plan their trip step by step starting months before departure up to the day of arrival. We cover the best local and international safari tour operators with information on how to create a dream...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel 2018

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Briggs, Philip

Summary: Tanzania has grown to be one of the top safari destinations in Africa. In this new edition of Northern Tanzania Africa expert, Philip Briggs, focuses solely on the northern region and Zanzibar, rather than the whole country. The guide includes extensive updates on the best accommodation in every price bracket and reflects the trend towards small exclusive eco-friendly camps in remote parts of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 916.7826 NOR