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United States Government

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1964

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1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 973.92 Uni

United States Department of Agriculture

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Publisher / Publication Date: United States Department of Agriculture 0000

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MICH 550 SOIL

Eason, Sarah

Summary: U.S. Air Force pararescue jumper Keith Berry and his team fly into New Orleans and save those trapped by Hurricane Katrina in this graphic adventure. Includes information on pararescue jumpers and their equipment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 358.4 EASON

Baldacci, David.

Summary: Not far from Washington D.C., in a wooded area of Northern Virginia, a small house at the end of a gravel road serves a secret purpose. With its sophisticated security apparatus and hidden miniaturized cameras, it is being used by the FBI to interview one of the most important witnesses the agency has ever had, a young woman with an incredible story to tell. But others also know about the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Audio 2014

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in CD, Call number: CD ADULT 1534

Eason, Sarah

Summary: "In the hard-fought battles of war, a special group of soldiers handles some of the toughest missions. These elite U.S. Army Rangers played a pivotal role in Normandy, France, during the allied invasion on D-Day. Follow rangers Jack Kuhn and Leonard Lomell in this graphic adventure as these two men joined the fight to stop German troops during a victory that would become the turning point of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Fritz, Jean.

Summary: Describes how the Constitution came to be written and ratified. Also includes the full text of the document produced by the Constitutional Convention of 1787.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Putnam Books for Young Readers 1998

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 342.73 FRI

Carbone, Elisa Lynn.

Summary: When the huge steamship on which they are traveling runs aground off the New Jersey coast in 1882, two boys and their families are among the passengers dramatically rescued by members of the U.S. Life Saving Service. Includes notes about the event on which the story is based.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2012

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Picture Books, Call number: JE CARBONE

Holland, Gini.

Summary: Introduces the life and accomplishments of the first woman to be named to the Supreme Court.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Raintree Steck-Vaughn 1997

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 92 OCO

Adler, David A.

Summary: Picture book presents the life story of frontiersman Davy Crockett and some of the legends told about him after his death at the Alamo.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1996

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 92 CRO

Stein, R. Conrad.

Summary: Discusses the role of Congress in governmental separation of powers, defines the powers and rights held by Congress, and examines how the balance of power between President and Congress has shifted in the last two centuries.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1985

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 328.73 STE

Webb, Brandon.

Summary: "Brandon Webb's experiences in the world's most elite sniper corps are the stuff of legend. From his grueling years of training in Naval Special Operations to his combat tours in the Persian Gulf and Afghanistan, The Making of a Navy SEAL provides a rare and riveting look at the inner workings of the U.S. military through the eyes of a covert operations specialist,"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2015

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1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 359.9 WEB

Eason, Sarah

Summary: "The night stalkers are some of the most elite members of the U.S. Army. Their dangerous missions frequently take them behind enemy lines. For Michael Durant, it was during one of these special ops missions when everything went wrong. Mike was captured behind enemy lines in war-torn Somalia. Follow along on the harrowing journey as Mike is captured and ultimately saved in this graphic story....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 967.7305 EASON

Meltzer, Brad

Summary: This volume of ordinary people change the world features Sonia Sotomayor, the first Latina Supreme Court Justice. She is proof that with opportunity comes justice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2018

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Easy Reader Collection, Call number: READER 347.73 MELTZER 2/3

Smith, Sherri L.

Summary: "During World War II, black Americans were fighting for their country and for freedom in Europe, yet they had to endure a totally segregated military in the United States, where they weren't considered smart enough to become military pilots. After acquiring government funding for aviation training, civil rights activists were able to kickstart the first African American military flight program...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2018

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 940.54 TUSKEGEE

Webb, Brandon.

Summary: Brandon Webb's experiences in the world's most elite sniper corps are the stuff of legend. From his grueling years of training in Naval Special Operations, to his combat tours in the Persian Gulf and Afghanistan, THE RED CIRCLE provides a rare and personal look at the inner workings of the US military through the eyes of a covert operations specialist. But it is Brandon's distinguished second...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2012

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 359.009 WEBB

Summary: Follow the courageous journey of John Lewis, a civil rights hero, congressional leader, and human rights champion whose unwavering fight for justice spans the past 50 years. The son of sharecroppers, Lewis grew up in the segregated South and rose from Alabama's Black Belt to the corridors of power on Capitol Hill. His humble origins have forever linked him to those whose voices often go unheard.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1138

Summary: Where The Brave Dare to Tread chronicles the life of Captain C. Robert "Bob" Arvin. A native of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Bob Arvin was an Ypsilanti High School Valedictorian, State Champion Wrestler, President of his class, and much more. Spurning Ivy League offers, Arvin set his sites on West Point, and had a remarkable four years culminating in being named Brigade Commander, the top Cadet of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1256

Coulter, Catherine

Summary: "From New York Times bestselling authors Catherine Coulter and J.T. Ellison comes a riveting thriller pitting special agents Nicholas Drummond and Michaela Caine against the head of a private space agency who has the power to end the world as we know it. It's Bastille Day in France, and the private French space agency Galactus--France's answer to Space X, owned by the eccentric treasure hunter...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc. 2019

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION COULTER

Eason, Sarah

Summary: "Kurt Muse spoke out-and was taken in. Who did the U.S. send to rescue the American citizen locked in a Panama jail? The elite members of the Delta Force. The special ops team trained for the dangerous mission then set out on the harrowing journey to save Kurt from behind enemy lines. Follow along on this graphic rescue mission. Then, learn more about the Delta Force and the soldiers' gear"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: J 972.8705 EASON

Hill, Roger T.

Summary: "Two decorated American war heroes survive combat in Afghanistan only to find themselves on an unfamiliar battlefield--the courtroom--in this true story by the commander of Delta Company, 1/506th a.k.a. Dog Company. The deaths of two of his men is agony for Captain Roger Hill and the agony is intensified when he realizes those responsible--12 Taliban spies--have been working right under his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 958.104 HILL

Summary: Presents a uniquely epic and intimate portrait of the first 40 days of the Iraq war from the perspective of the Marines of the First Recon Battalion--a new breed of American soldiers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Home Box Office 2008

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 249

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1990

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Genealogy Collection, Call number: GEN 929.3774 CENSUS

Best, Mat

Summary: "Mat Best may be the only man alive known for both crazy-intense military ops and crazy-funny YouTube videos. In Freedom On!, he uses the gallows humor and ribald sensibility that earned him over a million Facebook followers to tell his personal story of military service and the bumpy transition to civilian life and successful entrepreneurship. Beginning as a teenager in a military family...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2019

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 956.7044 BEST

Cleveland, Karen

Summary: In pursuit of a Russian sleeper cell on American soil, a CIA analyst uncovers a dangerous secret that will test her loyalty to the agency--and to her family.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in CD, Call number: CD ADULT 1555

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