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Townsend, Camilla

Summary: "Five hundred years ago, in November 1519, Hernando Cort©♭s walked along a causeway leading to the capital of the Aztec kingdom and came face to face with Moctezuma. That story--and the story of what happened afterwards--has been told many times, but always from the point of view of the Europeans. After all, we have been taught, it was the Europeans who held the pens. But the Native Americans...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 972 Town 2019

McDonnell, Michael A.

Summary: "In Masters of Empire, the historian Michael A. McDonnell reveals the pivotal role played by the native peoples of the Great Lakes in the history of North America. Though less well known than the Iroquois or Sioux, the Anishinaabeg, who lived across Lakes Michigan and Huron, were equally influential. Masters of Empire charts the story of one group, the Odawa, who settled at the straits between...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 977.401 McDonn

Dobbs, Michael

Summary: "The powerfully told story of a group of German Jews desperately seeking American visas to escape the Nazis, and an illuminating account of America's struggle with the refugee crisis caused by the rise of Hitler. Official tie-in to the U.S. Holocaust Museum multi-year exhibit"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.53 Dobbs 2019

Widder, Keith R.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2013

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 973.29 Widder

Smith, Cynthia Leitich

Summary: When Louise Wolfe's boyfriend mocks and disrespects Native people in front of her, she breaks things off and dumps him over e-mail. She'd rather spend her senior year with her family and friends and working on the school newspaper. The editors pair her up with Joey Kairouz, an ambitious new photojournalist, and in no time the paper's staff find themselves with a major story to cover: the school...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2018

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Bond, Rebecca

Summary: "Inspired by the author's grandfather's experiences living in a lodge in the woods, a story of how people and animals survive a forest fire in a small Canadian town"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Lehto, Steve.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 977.499 Lehto

Bailey, Jill.

Summary: Introduces lampreys, sturgeons, eels, cod, grunion, stickleback, and other varieties of fish life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Facts on File 1990

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 597 Bai

Smith, Michael G.

Summary: In the early 1900s, Detroit was leading the nation in architectural innovation and designer Wirt Rowland was at the forefront of this advancement, yet few are even aware of his substantial contribution to the evolution of architectural style.During the early twentieth century, Rowland devised a wholly new or "modern" design for buildings, one not reliant on decorative elements copied from...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2017

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 720.92 Smith 2018

Olson, Lynne

Summary: "When the Nazi Blitzkrieg subjugated Europe in World War II, London became the safe haven for the leaders of seven occupied countries--France, Belgium, Holland, Luxembourg, Norway, Czechoslovakia and Poland--who fled there to avoid imprisonment and set up governments in exile to commandeer their resistance efforts. The lone hold-out against Hitler's offensive, Britain became a beacon of hope to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5342 Olson

Nash, Helen

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub. 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.9674 Nash

Peterson, Tracie.

Summary: "In 1880s Seattle, Washington, Lenore Fulcher desires love while so many around her are finding it; when lawyer Kolbein Booth arrives searching for his sister at a finishing school for mail-order brides, he and Lenore face danger and uncertainty amidst their growing attraction"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Peter

Tarshis, Lauren

Summary: Oscar Starling never wanted to come to Chicago. But then Oscar finds himself not just in the heart of the big city but in the middle of a terrible fire! No one knows exactly how it began, but one thing is clear: Chicago is like a giant powder keg about to explode. An army of firemen is trying to help, but this fire is a ferocious beast that wants to devour everything in its path, including...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JPB FIC Tars

Barry, Dave.

Summary: "Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and bestselling author of Dave Barry Turns 40 now shows how to age gracefully, taking cues from his beloved and highly intelligent dog, Lucy. Faced with the obstacles and challenges of life after middle age, Dave Barry turns to his best dog, Lucy, to learn how to live his best life. From "Make New Friends" (an unfortunate fail when he can't overcome his dislike...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818 Barry 2019

Stone, Lyle M.

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Publisher / Publication Date: The Museum, Michigan State University 1974

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 977.488 Sto

Summary: On Christmas Eve, psychologist Marcia Fieldstone asks her radio audience to share their dreams for the holiday season. Eight-year-old Jonah calls in from Seattle, with a wish for his dad to find a new wife. Mom died a year-and-a-half ago. Baltimore Sun reporter Annie Reed also hears the broadcast, when Jonah's architect father Sam gets on the air. Sam talks about the magical moment he met his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Tri-Star Pictures 2003

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD DVD Sleep

Hanna-Attisha, Mona

Summary: "The dramatic story of the signature environmental disaster of our time and an inspiring tale of scientific resistance by a relentless physician who stood up to power. Flint was already a troubled city in 2014 when the state of Michigan--in the name of austerity--shifted the source of its water supply from Lake Huron to the Flint River. Soon after, citizens began complaining about the water...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: One World 2018

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 615.9 Hanna 2018

Hand, Carol

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 639.22 Hand

Hansen, Max

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Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.6922 Hansen

Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Summary: "The New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker, Jennifer Chiaverini, reveals the famous First Lady's very public social and political contest with Kate Chase Sprague, memorialized as "one of the most remarkable women ever known to Washington society." (Providence Journal) Kate Chase Sprague was born in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the second daughter to the second wife of a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Chiav

Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Summary: Kate Chase Sprague was born in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the second daughter to the second wife of a devout but ambitious lawyer. Her father, Salmon P. Chase, rose to prominence in the antebellum years and was appointed secretary of the treasury in Abraham Lincoln's cabinet while aspiring to even greater heights. Beautiful, intelligent, regal and entrancing, young Kate Chase stepped into the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2014

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FICTION Chiav

Summary: An alienated teen decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small town high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2004

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD DVD Napoleon

Howson, Cynthia.

Summary: Could China take over the wine world? Cynthia Howson and Pierre Ly explore how Chinese wine went from being ignored and ridiculed to earning gold medals and praise by famous critics in less than a decade. Wine made in... China? Until recently, for most people, at best, it didn't exist. Or at worst, as one colorful tasting note described, it evoked: "ash tray, coffee grounds, and urinal crust."...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.104 Howson 2020

Egan, Timothy.

Summary: In The Worst Hard Time, Timothy Egan put the environmental disaster of the Dust Bowl at the center of a rich history, told through characters he brought to indelible life. Now he performs the same alchemy with the Big Burn, the largest-ever forest fire in America, a tragedy that cemented Teddy Roosevelt's legacy.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2009

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK 973.9 Egan