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Ulitskaya, Ludmila

Summary: An orphaned poet, a gifted pianist and a budding photographer meet in a mid-20th-century Moscow school and eventually embody the heroism, folly, compromise and hope of the Soviet dissident experience.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ULI

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ULI

Zeman, Ludmila.

Summary: Gilgamesh, King of Uruk, makes a dangerous journey in search of the secret of immortality.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books of Northern New York 1995

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 398.21 ZEM

Zeman, Ludmila.

Summary: Gilgamesh, half-god and half-man, in his loneliness and isolation becomes a cruel tyrant over the citizens of Uruk. To impress them forever he orders a great wall to be built, driving his people to exhaustion and despair so that they cry to the Sun God for help. In answer, another kind of man, Enkidu, is sent to earth to live among the animals and learn kindness from them. He falls in love with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 1992

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 398.21 ZEM

Petrushevskaia, Liudmila.

Summary: Masterworks of economy and acuity, these brief, trenchant tales by Russian author and playwrite Petrushevskaya, selected from her wide-ranging but little translated oeuvre over the past 30 years, offer an enticement to English readers to seek out more of her writing. The tales explore the inexplicable workings of fate, the supernatural, grief and madness, and range from adroit, straightforward...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PET

Zeman, Ludmila.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 ZEM

Zeman, Ludmila.

Summary: While striving to kill Humbaba, the monster who has attacked the city of Uruk, Gilgamesh spurns the advances of the goddess Ishtar, prompting her revenge, in a retelling of an episode from the story of Gilgamesh, the world's oldest legend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 1993

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 398.2 ZEM

Zeman, Ludmila.

Summary: Sindbad the Sailor tells the story of one of his voyages, including his discovery of an island paradise that is really the back of a whale, an encounter with a giant bird, and a valley filled with diamonds and deadly snakes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2095 ZEM

Carpio, Luzmila

Contents: Riqsiqa kasunchik -- Ch'uwa yaku kawsaypuni -- Warmip kawsaynin -- Uqhumanta -- Warmikuna yupag-chasqapuni kasunchik -- Arawi -- Yanapariway takiriyta -- Killpa -- Pachamamata t'ikanchasun -- Kusichisun wawitata -- Tillpi tillpilla -- Sumaq awaq warmi -- Jiwasay -- Qalay qalay -- Kawsay jap'isunchik -- Wataq killasnin -- Amautayku avelino siñani.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Squirrel Thing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/SOUTH AME CAR

Summary: Practice the ancient art of belly dance to get into shape. Presents belly dance movements that help promote weight loss by leading the dancer through a variety of vibrant movements, or "shimmies". By stimulating the cardiovascular system, belly dancing thoroughly exercises the whole body, and is low impact.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Goldhil Home Media 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613.715 BEL

Summary: Set against the Russian Civil War. Vavilova has to make a decision between motherhood for revolutionary martyrdom.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino International 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN COM

Summary: The most controversial Russian film ever made! In this smoldering drama, Natalya Negoda stars as Vera, a sullen, sultry woman who's torn between her brooding lover and her bitter parents. It's a rare and honest look at Russia as a land of simmering sensuality and brutal candor. This critically acclaimed international box office smash has been seen by over ten million Americans and twenty...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Water Bearer Films 1988

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Summary: Guiliana is the wife of Ugo, a plant manager in Ravenna. Recently released from the hospital after a car accident, Giuliana is in dire straits mentally, but Ugo thinks she's just hysterical. When she meets the charming Corrado, he seems sympathetic, shares her feeling of being lost, but he doesn't fully understand and his amatory advances are not what she needs. Living in the shadow of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN RED

Summary: A famous psychotherapist is forced to steal thirteen paintings from the world's renowned museums and private collections to prevent his suffering from terrible nightmares he has as a result of subliminal messaging he received as a child. Accompanied by his four patients, he and his band of thieves strike regularly and with great success: the Louvre, Tate, Uffizi, Hermitage, the Museum of Modern...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD DRAMA RUB

Terrasson, Jacky

Contents: Kiff -- Un poco loco -- Take five (take 1) -- Come together -- Dance -- Blue in green -- November -- Take five (take 2) -- Maladie d'amour -- Somebody that I used to know -- Letting go.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Umgd 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Bhoot is an urban supernatural thriller set in Mumbai city. Vishal, a married stock analyst is in search of a flat for him and his wife Swati. He finds the perfect place on the 12th floor of a tall apartment building. The flat has a problem... the previous occupant a young woman plunged to her death from a balcony. But un-superstitious Vishal does not let this affect his decision to shift...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Spark Media 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN BHO