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Hernandez Castillo, Marcelo

Summary: "With beauty, grace, and honesty, Castillo recounts his and his familys encounters with a system that treats them as criminals for seeking safe, ordinary lives. He writes of the Sunday afternoon when he opened the door to an ICE officer who had one hand on his holster, of the hours he spent making a fake social security card so that he could work to support his family, of his fathers...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Castillo 2020

Thomas, Marlo.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Thomas

Shetterly, Margot Lee

Summary: Explores the previously uncelebrated but pivotal contributions of NASA's African American women mathematicians to America's space program, describing how Jim Crow laws segregated them despite their groundbreaking successes. Includes biographies on Dorothy Jackson Vaughan (1910-2008), Mary Winston Jackson (1921-2005), Katherine Colman Goble Johnson (1918- ), Dr. Christine Mann Darden (1942- ).

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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Cussler, Clive

Summary: When the CIA realizes the identities of three American spies in Brazil have been compromised, they turn to Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon to rescue the agents. What seems a routine operation turns out to be a trap designed by Juan Cabrillo's greatest enemy, a man driven by hate to seek the ultimate revenge. At the heart of the plot is a state-of-the-art ship that is identical to the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Cussler

Griffin, W. E. B.

Summary: "The Presidential Agent adventures return in the most harrowing novel yet in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series. Mexican drug cartels are shooting up the streets of Laredo and El Paso. Somali pirates are holding three U.S. tankers for ransom. The President is fed up and has what he thinks is a pretty bright idea-to get hold of Colonel Charley Castillo and his merry band and put them on...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Griff

Egan, Timothy.

Summary: "From the National Book Award-winning and best-selling author Timothy Egan comes the epic story of one of the most fascinating and colorful Irishman in nineteenth-century America. The Irish-American story, with all its twists and triumphs, is told through the improbable life of one man. A dashing young orator during the Great Famine of the 1840s, in which a million of his Irish countrymen died,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Meagher

Tomkins, Calvin

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Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life Books 1977

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 Duchamp

Freedman, Russell.

Summary: Using the facts and myths of his own stories and the accounts of the time, presents the case for and against the truth of Marco Polo's great tales of exploration.

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Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Levine Books 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 910.4 Freed

Sandlin, Lee.

Summary: "Beginning in the early 1800s and climaxing with the siege of Vicksburg in 1863, 'Wicked River' takes us back to a time before the Mississippi was dredged into a shipping channel, and before Mark Twain romanticized it into myth. Drawing on an array of suspenseful and bizarre firsthand accounts, Sandlin brings to life a place where river pirates brushed elbows with future presidents and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977 Sandlin

Bruce, F. F.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crossroad 1982

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 220.9 Bru

DK Publishing

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 912 DK Pu

Haywood, John

Summary: Features 55 colour maps that cover the whole of human history, from 6 million years ago to present. Timelines include important cultures, events, and developments. Maps and timelines also come with concise introductions that summarize key data such as the world's five largest cities and total world population for the relevent year. An extensive glossary of peoples, nations and cultures gives...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910 Haywood

Cussler, Clive

Summary: "Nearly two thousand years ago, an Eastern emperor charged a small group with safeguarding secrets powerful enough to change the history of mankind. They went down in legend as the Nine Unknown Men--and now two rival factions of their descendants are fighting a mighty battle. Both sides think they are saving the world, but their tactics could very well bring about the end of humankind. Soon,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing 2018

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

Riggs, Nina

Summary: "Built on her wildly popular Modern Love column, 'When a Couch is More Than a Couch' (9/23/2016), a breathtaking memoir of living meaningfully with 'death in the room' by the 38 year old great-great-great granddaughter of Ralph Waldo Emerson, mother to two young boys, wife of 16 years, after her terminal cancer diagnosis"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Riggs

Mulley, Clare

Summary: "Despite Hitler's dictates on women's place being in the home, two fiercely defiant female pilots were awarded the Iron Cross during the Second World War. Other than this unique distinction and a passion for flying that bordered on addiction, these women could not have been less alike. One was Aryan Nazi poster-girl Hanna Reitsch, an unsurpassed pilot, who is now best-known for being the last...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5449 Mulley

Format: three dimensional object

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Games, Call number: GAMES GAMES Camp

Shulevitz, Uri

Summary: As he spends hours studying his father's world map, a young boy escapes the hunger and misery of refugee life. Based on the author's childhood in Kazakhstan, where he lived as a Polish refugee during World War II.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Shul

Rand Mc Nally

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 912 Rand

Smith, David J. (David Julian)

Contents: Welcome to the global village -- Nationalities -- Languages -- Ages -- Religions -- Food -- Air and water -- Schooling and literacy -- Money and possessions -- Electricity -- Village in the past -- Village in the future -- Teaching children about the global village -- Note on sources and how the calculations were made.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Kids Can Press 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 304.62 Smith

Franken, Al

Summary: The Harvard-educated comedian, talk-show host, and U.S. Senator chronicles the story of his unlikely senatorial campaign, detailing the ensuing months-long recount and what his service has taught him about America's deeply polarized political culture.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK 328.7 Frank

Nelson, Kadir.

Summary: Presents a biography of the former South African president best known for his political activism and fight to end apartheid.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 921 Mandel

Rice, Susan E

Summary: "Recalling pivotal moments from her dynamic career on the front lines of American diplomacy and foreign policy, Susan E. Rice -- National Security Advisor to President Barack Obama and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations -- delivers an inspiring accountof a life in service to family and country"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2019

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Schmidt, Gary D

Summary: Shows how the hardships of slavery, particularly the loss of her family, caused Isabella Baumfree to walk towards freedom, to re-invent herself as Sojourner Truth, and to continue walking to abolish slavery and for other reforms.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Schmidt

Olson, Lynne

Summary: "The little-known story of Marie-Madeleine Fourcade, the woman who headed the largest spy network in occupied France during World War II ... In 1941 a thirty-one-year-old Frenchwoman, a young mother born to privilege and known for her beauty and glamour, became the leader of a vast intelligence organization--the only woman to serve as a chef de résistance during the war. Strong-willed,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.548 Olson 2019