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  • Season of the witch : enchantment, terror, and deliverance in the City of Love

    Season of the witch : enchantment, terror, and deliverance in the City of Love2013

    by David Talbot

    (4,012)

    Summary: "In a kaleidoscopic narrative ... bestselling author David Talbot tells the gripping story of San Francisco in the turbulent years between 1967 and 1982--and of the extraordinary men and women who...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 979.4 TAL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Where on earth?

    Where on earth?2013

    (78)

    Summary: "Contains a collection of 80 ... specially commissioned world maps that show you where everything is on our planet. The world's most dangerous predators, ancient mummies, disastrous asteroid impacts,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 912 WHE

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • Who stole the American dream?

    Who stole the American dream?2012

    by Hedrick Smith

    (717)

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.91 SMI

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Something happened : a political and cultural overview of the seventies

    Something happened : a political and cultural overview of the seventies2006

    by Edward D Berkowitz

    (26)

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.924 BER

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • A magnificent catastrophe [CD book] : the 1800 presidential campaign that transformed America.

    A magnificent catastrophe : the 1800 presidential campaign that transformed America.2007

    by Edward J. Larson

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 324.973 LAR

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Berkeley in the sixties [DVD]

    Berkeley in the sixties2002

    Summary: Through interviews with participants and archival footage, presents a history of Berkeley, California in the 1960s. This film captures the decades events, the birth of the Free Speech Movement,...  more »

    DVD

    Call #: DVD 973.92 BER

    Location: DVDs Nonfiction

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  • Harriet Tubman

    Harriet Tubman2013

    by Wil Mara

    Series: Rookie Biographies

    (37)

    Summary: This book introduces the youngest readers to Harriet Tubman.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B TUBMAN

    Location: Juvenile Biographies

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  • Understanding China : a guide to China's economy, history, and political culture

    Understanding China : a guide to China's economy, history, and political culture2010

    by John Bryan Starr

    (305)

    Summary: In this succinct, modest, and refreshingly forthright book--now revised and updated for the new century--Starr introduces to the uninitiated reader the background, basic data, and issues at stake in...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 951 STA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Who stole the American dream? [downloadable audiobook] / Can we get it back?

    Who stole the American dream? / Can we get it back?2012

    by Hedrick Smith

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  • Laos

    Laos2018

    by Stephen Mansfield

    (8)

    Summary: A book about the history, geography, culture, and religion of Laos.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 959.4 MAN

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • Netherlands

    Netherlands2016

    by Pat Seward

    (2)

    Summary: "The Netherlands is a place often equated with blonde-haired, blue-eyed people and wooden shoes; however, it is much more than that. The Netherlands is a prosperous country that has a vibrant history...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 949.2 SEW

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • Syria

    Syria2016

    by Coleman South

    (8)

    Summary: "Syria is a country that has endured many struggles over the centuries. A place rich with history, today it experiences hardship on a daily basis and faces challenges that have become a global focus....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 956.91 SOU

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Belarus

    Belarus2018

    by Patricia Levy

    (2)

    Summary: Belarus as an official autonomous country only achieved independence in 1991. With a history of conflict, culture, and many different rulers, this former member of the Soviet Union must now strive to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 947.8 LEV

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • Liberia

    Liberia2018

    by Patricia Levy

    (2)

    Summary: The country of Liberia boasts a rich history and a vibrant culture. Founded as a home for former slaves and free blacks from the United States and the Caribbean, Liberia is unique among its African...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 966.62 LEV

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • Zambia

    Zambia2018

    by Timothy Holmes

    Series: Cultures Of The World

    (1)

    Summary: A culturally rich nation, Zambia has a history back to the twelfth century. Vivid storytellers, Zambians are known for passing on tradition and culture through word of mouth. This book contains vivid...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 968.94 HOL

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • Guatemala

    Guatemala2018

    by Sean Sheehan

    (4)

    Summary: A land of extremes, from active volcanic peaks to dense rain forests, Guatemala has sustained great civilizations and attracted foreign conquerors. While shadows of its vicious, decades-long civil...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 972.81 SHE

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • One nation under God : how corporate America invented Christian America

    One nation under God : how corporate America invented Christian America2015

    by Kevin Michael Kruse

    (1,572)

    Summary: "We're often told that the United States is, was, and always has been a Christian nation. But in One Nation Under God, historian Kevin M. Kruse reveals that the idea of 'Christian America' is an...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 322.1 KRU

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The insurgents : David Petraeus and the plot to change the American way of war

    The insurgents : David Petraeus and the plot to change the American way of war2013

    by Fred M Kaplan

    (588)

    Summary: The inside story of the small group of soldier-scholars who changed the way the Pentagon does business and the American military fights wars, against fierce resistance from within their own ranks.

    BOOK

    Call #: 355.02 KAP

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Flappers : six women of a dangerous generation

    Flappers : six women of a dangerous generation2014

    by Judith Mackrell

    (1,259)

    Summary: The forefront British dance critic and award-nominated author of Bloomsbury Ballerina presents a revisionist assessment of the movement that shattered the boundaries of conventional femininity...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 920.72 MAC

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • New Zealand

    New Zealand2018

    by Roselynn Smelt

    Series: Cultures Of The World

    (5)

    Summary: New Zealand has captured the imagination of foreign travelers and citizens for centuries. Some of the world's most beautiful landscapes are found within this island nation. New Zealand society honors...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 993 SME

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • The happiness myth : why what we think is right is wrong : a history of what really makes us happy

    The happiness myth : why what we think is right is wrong : a history of what really makes us happy2007

    by Jennifer Michael Hecht

    (504)

    BOOK

    Call #: 306.4 HEC

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Nicaragua

    Nicaragua2017

    by Wil Mara

    (3)

    Summary: "This book details the history, culture, geography, and government of Nicaragua."--Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 972.85 MAR

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Celebrity culture

    Celebrity culture2015

    Series: Opposing Viewpoints Series

    (2)

    BOOK

    Call #: 306.4 CEL 2015

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Iowa culture, past and present : an entertaining trip for historical explorers and cultural adventurers

    Iowa culture, past and present : an entertaining trip for historical explorers and cultural adventurers2016

    by Carson Ode

    BOOK

    Call #: 977.7 ODE

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Thunder in the mountains : Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War

    Thunder in the mountains : Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War2017

    by Daniel J. Sharfstein

    (283)

    Summary: "Chronicles the epic clash between General Oliver Otis Howard, who took on a mission in the Pacific Northwest to force Native Americans onto reservations, and the Nez Perce leader Chief Joseph, who refused to leave his ancestral land" -- NoveList.

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.8 SHA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Grace and power [downloadable audiobook] / the private world of the Kennedy White House

    Grace and power / the private world of the Kennedy White House2008

    by Sally Bedell Smith

    Summary: Drawing on letters, personal papers, and interviews with Kennedy intimates speaking for the first time, this sensitive portrait of the twentieth century's most storied presidency reveals how the...  more »

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  • Flight of the Eagle [downloadable ebook] / the Grand Strategies That Brought America from Colonial Dependence to World Leadership.

    Flight of the Eagle / the Grand Strategies That Brought America from Colonial Dependence to World Leadership.2013

    by Conrad Black

    (105)

    Summary: Like an eagle, American colonists ascended from the gulley of British dependence to the position of sovereign world power in a period of merely two centuries. Seizing territory in Canada and...  more »

    EBOOK

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  • The point of it all : a lifetime of great loves and endeavors

    The point of it all : a lifetime of great loves and endeavors2018

    by Charles Krauthammer

    (1,107)

    Summary: Created and compiled by Charles Krauthammer before his death, this book is a powerful collection of the influential columnist's most important works. Spanning the personal, the political and the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.93 KRA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The mysterious Maya civilization

    The mysterious Maya civilization2018

    by Emily Jankowski Mahoney

    (1)

    Summary: Though Mayan culture has existed for more than 3,500 years, researchers and historians have only recently started unlocking some of the mysteries behind this Central American society. Thoroughly...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 972.81 MAH

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • The Philippines

    The Philippines2015

    by Walter G Oleksy

    (8)

    Summary: A tropical paradise in the southwest Pacific Ocean, the natural beauty of the Philippines has earned the island nation the nickname "The Pearl of the Orient Sea." Readers will explore the rice...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 959.9 OLE

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The 1940s

    The 1940s1999

    by Michael Uschan V

    Series: A Cultural History Of The United States Through The Decades

    (6)

    Summary: Discusses the political, economic, and cultural life of one of the pivotal decades of the twentieth century, a period of transition and crisis for the nation and for its citizens.

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.918 USC YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • China

    China2018

    by Nelson Yomtov

    (5)

    Summary: This book details the history, culture, geography and government of China.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 951 YOM

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Japan

    Japan2018

    by Ruth Bjorklund

    (6)

    Summary: This book details the history, culture, geography and government of Japan.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 952 BJO

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Cambodia

    Cambodia2018

    by Wil Mara

    (1)

    Summary: This book details the history, culture, geography and government of Cambodia.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 959.6 MAR

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Libya

    Libya2018

    by Terri Willis

    (9)

    Summary: This book details the history, culture, geography and government of Libya.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 961.2 WIL

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • Canada

    Canada2018

    by Wil Mara

    (2)

    Summary: This book details the history, culture, geography and government of Canada.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 971 MAR

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Cote d'Ivoire

    Cote d'Ivoire2019

    by Ruth Bjorklund

    Summary: This book details the history, culture, geography and government of Ivory Coast.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 966.68 BJO

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Denmark

    Denmark2017

    by R. Conrad Stein

    (20)

    Summary: "This book details the history, culture, geography, and government of Denmark."--Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 948.9 STE

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

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  • Madagascar

    Madagascar2017

    by Tamra Orr

    (1)

    Summary: "This book details the history, culture, geography, and government of Madagascar."--Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 969.1 ORR

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Norway

    Norway2017

    by Wil Mara

    (7)

    Summary: "This book details the history, culture, geography, and government of Norway"--Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: J 948.1 MAR

    Location: Juvenile Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details