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Shamir, Ruby

Summary: "A kid-friendly history of the concept of freedom in the U.S"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 323.44 SHA

Kopff, E. Christian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ISI Books 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 480.7 Kopff

Jackson, Maggie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prometheus Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.0973 JAC

Robinson, Marilynne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.92 ROB

Gibson, Carrie

Summary: "Because of our shared English language, as well as the celebrated origin tales of the Mayflower and the rebellion of the British colonies, the United States has prized its Anglo heritage above all others. However, as Carrie Gibson explains with great depth and clarity in El Norte, the nation has much older Spanish roots--ones that have long been unacknowledged or marginalized. The Hispanic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 327.73 GIB

Patrick, Bethanne Kelly.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 PAT

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 016.909 NEW

Garstecki, Julia

Summary: "Have you ever wondered what life was like for individuals and families living in Colonial America? Learn about what their days consisted of, what they ate and wore, and more!"--OverDrive website.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.2 GAR

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Taschen 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.6 Eighties

Carson, Ben.

Summary: Tackling the issues at the forefront of the American mind--healthcare, education, capitalism, and more America the Beautiful is indispensable reading. From four-time bestselling author, internationally renowned neurosurgeon, and humanitarian Dr. Ben Carson, here is a sobering and inspiring manifesto of America's greatness, her failings, and the values and changes it will take to carry our...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 CAR

Summary: Includes essays and literary works by Mark Twain, Edith Wharton, Herman Melville, Clarence Darrow, John Kenneth Galbraith, and H. L. Mencken as well as an essay by Henry L. Stimson (P.A. 1883) on the decision to use the atomic bomb.Contains primary source material.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Franklin Square Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 810.8 AME

Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ohio University Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.8 MEN

Beck, Glenn.

Summary: True to form, outspoken political media personality Glenn Beck presents the follow-up to his immensely popular Arguing With Idiots.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: CD BEC

Fischer, David Hackett

Summary: Discusses the transplanting of British folkways to America during four waves of immigration between 1629 and 1775.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1989

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Rubel, David.

Summary: Presents a timeline of events that occured in America during the 1800s, divided into four categories: politics; life; arts and entertainment; and science and technology.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Reference 1996

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.5 RUB

Savage, Michael

Summary: Argues that progressives and radical Islamists are working toward similar ends by compromising democratic principles to instill a government of absolute power without representation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Street 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 320.5109 SAV

Traister, Rebecca

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "In a provocative, groundbreaking work, National Magazine Award­-finalist Rebecca Traister, "the most brilliant voice on feminism in this country" (Anne Lamott), traces the history of unmarried women in America who, through social, political, and economic means, have radically shaped our nation. For legions of women, living single isn't news; it's life. In 2009, the award-winning...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.8 TRA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.81 TRA

Gingrich, Newt

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: The struggle between the defenders of America as an exceptional nation and the forces of anti-Americanism is reaching a fever pitch. These forces have grown so large, so well-financed, so entrenched and aggressive that they must be studied closely and understood completely if America is to survive this imminent civil war. In Beyond Biden, bestselling author Newt Gingrich brings together the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Street 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.934 GIN

Marrs, Jim.

Contents: The escape of Adolf Hitler -- A definition of terms -- Communism vs. National Socialism -- 1. THE HIDDEN HISTORY OF THE THIRD REICH. A New Reich begins -- The strange case of Rudolf Hess -- Nazi wonder weapons -- A treasure trove -- The writing on the wall -- II. THE REICH CONSOLIDATES. The Ratlines -- Project paperclip and the space race -- Nazi mind control -- Business as usual -- Kennedy and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2008

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 320.53 MAR

Andersen, Kurt

Summary: "In this sweeping, eloquent history of America, one of our sharpest observers, Kurt Andersen, demonstrates that what's happening in our country today--this strange, post-truth, 'fake news' moment we're all living through--is not something entirely new, but rather the ultimate expression of our national character and path. America was founded by wishful dreamers, magical thinkers, and true...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973 AND

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 AND

Banks, Russell

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seven Stories Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 BAN

Summary: Narrated by Tony-and Academy Award-winner Joel Grey, this entertaining documentary mingles cultural history with illuminating perspectives on the origins and meanings of some of Broadway's most beloved songs, stories, and shows. With performances by Matthew Broderick, Kelli O'Hara, Zero Mostel, Nathan Lane, Barbra Streisand, Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, and many more!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hannity, Sean

Summary: This compelling conservative voice offers a survey of the world--political, social, and cultural--as he sees it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 306.2 HAN

Delbanco, Andrew

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, Giroux 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 810.9 DEL

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