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Mezrich, Ben

Summary: Ben Mezrich's 2009 bestseller The Accidental Billionaires is the definitive account of Facebook's founding and the basis for the Academy Award-winning film The Social Network. Two of the story's iconic characters are Harvard students Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss: identical twins, Olympic rowers, and foils to Mark Zuckerberg. Bitcoin Billionaires is the story of the brothers' redemption and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 MEZ

Popper, Nathaniel.

Summary: "A New York Times technology and business reporter charts the dramatic rise of Bitcoin and the fascinating personalities who are striving to create a new global money for the Internet age.Digital Gold is New York Times reporter Nathaniel Popper's brilliant and engrossing history of Bitcoin, the landmark digital money and financial technology that has spawned a global social movement.The notion...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.4 POP

Contents: Pop Makossa invasion (Dream Stars) (4:49) -- Yaoundé girls (Mystic Djim & The Spirits) (5:57) -- Nen Lambo (Bill Loko) (6:24) -- Sanaga calypso (Pasteur Lappé) (3:47) -- M'ongele M'am (Eko) (4:03) -- Ngon Engap (Olinga Gaston) (4:22) -- Ye Medjuie (Emmanuel Kahe & Jeanette Kemogne) (4:27) -- Mininga Meyong Mese (Nkodo Si-Tony) (7:10) -- Sekele Movement (Pasteur Lappé) (6:27) -- Mussoloki...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Analog Africa Records 2017

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

Summary: In the Mandaras Mountains of northern Cameroon live the Mofu, an ancient tribe that shares its homes and crops with insects in a mutual balance of survival. But a terrible drought hits the region and a legion of termites invade their huts and granaries. To drive them out, the Mofu shaman calls for help from Jaglavak, a ferocious red army ant protected by a thick carapace and armed with pincers...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2008

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

Baka Beyond (Musical group)

Contents: Woosi (6:40) -- Ancestor's voice (5:50) -- Lupé (5:43) -- Ohureo (6:50) -- Meeting of tribes (5:56) -- Journey (6:05) -- Ndaweh's dream (5:06) -- Booma lena (8:48).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hannibal Records 1995

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/WORLDBEAT BAK

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: In 1992, Cameron Todd Willingham, a poor, uneducated heavy metal devotee with a violent streak, was convicted of an arson-related triple homicide and put on death row. This is the true-life Texas story of the unlikely bond that formed between Willingham and Elizabeth Gilbert, a Houston mother of two, who battled against the state for twelve years to try to save Willingham by exposing suppressed...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

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

Douglas, Cameron

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Douglas is born into wealth, privilege, and comfort. His father a superstar, his mother a beautiful socialite, his grandfather a legend. But by the age of 32 he had become a drug addict, an armed robber, and-- after a DEA drug bust-- a convicted drug dealer sentenced to five years in prison. In prison he began to reverse his savage transformation, to understand the psychological turmoil that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

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Tongo, Jo.

Contents: Jangolo -- Funky feeling -- Piani -- Those flowers -- American lady -- Dig it baby part 1 -- Dig it babe part 2 -- Ewande -- The lion roar -- It's the d day -- Mystic power -- A'muna -- Get down and freak -- -- Get it the way I like it.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Summary: Huge, out-of-the-box fun. In little more than 1 cubic inch. Standing at just 35mm, the Polaroid CUBE is here to prove that the best things do indeed come in small packages. This tiny action camera supports Micro SD cards up to 32GB, and is ready to capture your most exciting moments in full HD video or highresolution images. So if you’re living a life that’s fit for film, make the CUBE your...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Polaroid 0000

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1 available in STEM Kits, Call number: J STEM KIT 164

Contents: African typic collection / Sam Fan Thomas (6:38) -- Dikom Lam La Mota / Charlotte Mbango (7:16) -- Noa / Sam Fan Thomas (6:08) -- Si tcha / Sam Fan Thomas (6:15) -- Zouk en Avant / Tam Tam 2000 -- Nelson Mendela (will never give up) / Koko Ateba (4:20).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Virgin Records 1989

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

Baka Beyond (Musical group)

Contents: Mbé (6:22) -- Migrations (8:40) -- Mountain song (6:11) -- Konti (6:39) -- Cotu (6:39) -- Land's end (5:33) -- Soiridh leis (6:12) -- Queen of Ngorongoro (5:24).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hannibal Records 1998

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/WORLDBEAT BAK

Davis, Lynn

Summary: "George Eastman was a pioneer! He changed the way people took pictures. Read this book to find out how he did it and learn more about his life. Then check out the rest of the Amazing Inventors & innovators series to learn about other great minds that shaped history, "--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2016

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Cradick, Martin.

Contents: Spirit of the forest (5:30) -- The man who danced too slowly (6:04) -- Ngombi (4:43) -- Baka play Baka (7:01) -- Nahwia (5:12) -- Eeya bé (Elephant song) (7:31) -- Canya jam (5:38) -- Bounaka (6:50).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hannibal Records 1993

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/WORLDBEAT BAK

Dikongué, Henri.

Contents: Ndutu (4:29) -- Ndol'asu (5:47) -- C'est la vie (4:17) -- Na tem ité idiba (4:33) -- Na teleye owa ngea (6:12) -- We nde mba (3:43) -- Bulu bo windi tenge (3:35) -- Françoise (4:29) -- A mumi (5:47) -- Wen te mba wenge (3:45) -- Douala (2:22).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tinder Records 1997

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

Caron, Claude

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Familles Caron d'Amérique 1989

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.2 CAR

Durrell, Gerald Malcolm

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chivers Press 1994

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 579.6 DUR

Henry, Marian S.

Summary: "This book paints a picture of the early settlers of the Genesee Country who were among the first wave of migrants moving westward after the Revolutionary War. Author Marian Henry begins with families enumerated in the 1790 Federal Census and links these first settlers of present-day Steuben County to their eastern origins -- usually New England, Pennsylvania, or New Jersey. The sketches cover...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3747 Henry

Ridha, Jennifer

Summary: "Criminal That I Am is a defense attorney's account of the criminal justice system as seen through the prism of a particular case: her own. Jennifer Ridha is enlisted to defend Cameron Douglas in a federal drug trafficking case while he is incarcerated in a maximum-security prison under difficult, even dangerous, conditions. As media scrutiny and the pressures of Cameron's case mount and as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 RIDHA, JENNIFER RID

Wheeler, Jill C.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Pub. 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 629.222 Wheel

Rawlings, David

Summary: "Daniel Whitely is a successful marriage counselor and bestselling author, yet his own marriage is in crisis and his daughter is drifting further away each day. To make matters worse, the deadline for his second book has come and gone, and he still hasn't written a single word. When Daniel inherits an old camera from his grandfather, he notices an inscription on the bottom: "No matter what you...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC RAW

Arruda, Suzanne Middendorf

Summary: Joining her mother for a holiday in the ancient port city of Tangier, American adventuress Jade del Cameron expects their trip will be far less dangerous than her safaris in East Africa. But soon after their introduction to a group of European tourists, Do?a del Cameron goes missing, victim of an apparent kidnapping and, shockingly, the French authorities seek to arrest Jade for the murder of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Obsidian 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Arruda 2008

Esposito, Cameron

Summary: "Cameron Esposito is on her way to becoming a household name, thanks to her unique brand of comedy that doesn't shy away from the issues women (and many men) face today. From sexism and sexuality to white male privilege and self acceptance, Cameron uses humor to break down the barriers that keep us from speaking openly about these topics. Cameron offers funny and insightful essays about...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2020

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Ripley, Mike.

Summary: Margery Allingham's Mr. Campion finds himself masquerading as advisor to a very suspicious but glamorous film producer hunting for buried treasure that never was in the Suffolk villages of Sweethearting and Heronhoe, which used to host trysts between the future King Edward VIII and Mrs. Wallis Simpson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIP

Summary: Portrait photographer Elsa Dorfman found her medium in 1980: the larger-than-life Polaroid Land 20x24 camera. For the next thirty-five years she captured the surfaces of those who visited her Massachusetts studio: families, Beat poets, rock stars, and Harvard notables.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

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