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Summary: A photographic look back at the decade of the 1950s, discussing the Eisenhower presidency, surburbia, cars, the Cold War, McCarthyism, art and entertainment, television, and sports.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Books 1997

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1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 973.91 AME

Summary: Discusses the structures built by many different kinds of animals for protection, food gathering, storage, and nesting.

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 1987

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1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 591 GRO

Summary: Gives an overview of the state of Arizona, including its history, geography, people, and living conditions.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 1996

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1 available in Reference, Call number: REF 973 Cap

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Publisher / Publication Date: Published for the Newberry Library by the University of Oklahoma Press 1987

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: MICH 970.4 ATLAS

Summary: Protect the Pollinators That Help Feed the World: Bees, wasps, butterflies, moths, flies, and some beetles pollinate more than 70 percent of flowering plants, but North America's native pollinators face multiple threats to their health and habitat. The Xerces Society offers a complete action plan of protecting these industrious animals by providing flowering habitat and nesting sites. Providing...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Storey Pub. 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 631.52 MADER

Summary: Examines the many facets of America's most extraordinary founding father. Politician, diplomat, scientist, printer, and civic improver, Franklin influenced every aspect of American life, from his own time to the present. This book, designed to accompany the traveling Benjamin Franklin Tercentenary exhibition celebrating Franklin's 300th birthday, includes essays by ten prominent scholars that...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.3 TALBOTT

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Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan Audubon Society 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: MICH 598.07 BLACK

Summary: Features more than ten thousand legal terms and includes a dictionary guide and the complete United States Constitution.

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Publisher / Publication Date: West 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 340.03 BLACK'S

Summary: "Thirty-seven contributors-including model Tyra Banks, gymnast Aly Raisman, and bestselling YA authors-explore the world in their unique bodies through essays, lists, comics, and art, from the award-winning editor of (Don't) Call Me Crazy"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Young Readers, an imprint of Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 306.4 BODY

Summary: A collection of essays that offer inspiration to teens, providing lessons on relationships, friendship, family, love and kindness, learning, death, success, courage, and determination.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Health Communications 1997

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3 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 Can

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: SC CAN

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Publisher / Publication Date: Greenhaven Press 1998

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1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 362.76 Chi

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Publisher / Publication Date: Eberly Press 1987

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MICH 641.568 CHRISTMAS

Contents: Warring sides : from innocents to warriors -- The fighting : the war without Jackson to Lee's last stand -- Portrait of a soldier : McHenry Howard's war -- The world around war : "This horrid and senseless war" -- Portrait of a civilian : Ella Washington and the federal army -- How the war ended : from Appomattox to Liverpool -- Conclusion and consequences : recovery and Reconstruction --...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Pub. 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 973.73 O'NEILL

Summary: Examines the characteristics of effective comprehension instruction, explores the range of applications it has for students, and discusses areas for improvement.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heinemann 2011

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1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 372.47

Summary: A powerful and visually stunning anthology from some of the most groundbreaking Native artists working in North America today.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Annick Press Ltd. 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 704.03 CHARLEYBOY

Summary: "An exploration of climate change and the difficulties people may experience growing food and obtaining fresh water as the average global temperature warms"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 363.8 FOOD

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Publisher / Publication Date: New England Historic Genealogical Society 1989

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1 available in Genealogy Collection, Call number: GEN 929 PUNCH

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sage Publications 2002

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1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 378.1/734

Summary: Heaven Was Detroit: From Jazz to Hip Hop and Beyond is the first of its kind to capture the full spectrum of Detroit popular music from the early 1900s to the twenty-first century. Readers will find in this unique and stimulating anthology new essays, and a few classics, by widely known and respected music writers, critics, and recording artists who weigh in on their careers and experiences in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2016

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MICH 977.434 LIEBLER

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Publisher / Publication Date: Storey Publishing 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.657 HERB

Contents: Journey from the past / Jonathan D. Spence -- Peking / Jay and Linda Mathews -- Great Wall / Griffin Smith, Jr. -- Yellow River Valley / Mike Edwards -- Silk Road / Donald R. Katz -- Grand Canal / Robert M. Poole -- Yangtze River / William Graves -- The deep interior / Shirley Sun -- Tibet / Roy Reed -- Northeast China / Thomas B. Allen -- South China coast / David D. Pearce.

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 1982

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.1 JOURNEY

Summary: An introduction to Judiasm, tracing its history from antiquity to the early twenty-first century, and discussing the Hebrew Bible, modern views of Torah, basic beliefs and doctrines, the Jewish calendar, Jewish mysticism, myths and legends, Jewish philosophy, rulers, prophets, medieval and modern figures, the role of Judaism in Western culture, and other related topics.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Britannica Educational Pub. in association with Rosen Educational Services 2012

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 296 STEFON

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Publisher / Publication Date: Britannica Educational Pub. in association with Rosen Educational Services 2010

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 951.904 HOSCH

Summary: Dismissed as a spent force in politics by the time he reached middle age, Ted Kennedy became the most powerful senator of the last half century and the nation's keeper of traditional liberalism. Perceptive and carefully reported, drawing heavily from candid interviews with the Kennedy family and inner circle, "Last Lion" captures magnificently his life and historic achievements, as well as the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2009

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

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