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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Feb 18, 2020 Byrne, Lorna
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Through different eyes -- The gatekeepers -- Stairway to heaven -- Why do you hide from me? -- Elijah -- Absorbing the pain of others -- A creature without a soul -- The intermediary -- The angel of death -- The bombers -- The angel of mother's love -- Country cottage -- Telling Joe -- I never knew I had a guardian angel -- The power of prayer -- The tunnel -- Three knocks on the window -- Isn't Lorna lucky-- -- "I'm here, I'm here--here I am!" -- The golden chain -- I need some...
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Topics: Byrne, Lorna, Women mystics, Religious biography
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Feb 18, 2020 Ritchie, David, 1952 Sept. 18-
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Bibliography: p. [224]-227
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Topics: Computers, Computer, Geschichte
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Feb 16, 2020 Stott, John R. W
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Previous ed. 1958
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Topics: Theology, Doctrinal, Theology, Doctrinal, Church of England Christian doctrine
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Feb 16, 2020 Coetzee, J. M., 1940- author
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277 pages ; 22 cm
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Topic: Guardian and ward -- Fiction
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Feb 15, 2020 Lahaye, Tim
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The fourth book in the saga of those left behind. The Tribulation Force, made up of pilot Rayford Steele, his daughter Chloe, and reporter Buck Williams, continues its adventures after the Rapture. As Carpathia and the devastated globe hurtle toward the midway point of the Tribulation, the small band of survivors finds itself struggling to survive
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Feb 15, 2020 Davidson, Sara
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From the author of the seminal, million-copy-plus bestseller "Loose Change" comes the wildly romantic, true story of an improbable affair that changes a woman's life. A universally appealing love story, "Cowboy" is authored by the co-executive producer and head writer of "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman"
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Topics: Television writers, Cowboys, Love stories
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Feb 15, 2020 Stauffacher, Sue, 1961-
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Franklin Delano Donuthead, a fifth-grader obsessed with hygiene and safety, finds an unlikely friend and protector in Sarah Kervick, the tough new student who lives in a dirty trailer, bonds with his mother, and is as "irregular" as he is
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Topics: Courage, Fear, Self-actualization (Psychology), Friendship, Mothers and sons, Single-parent families
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Feb 14, 2020 Kingslake, Rudolf
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Photographic lenses
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Feb 14, 2020 Hoveyda, Fereydoun
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( 2 reviews )
Topics: Pahlavi, Mohammad Reza, Shah of Iran, POLITICAL CONDITIONS, IRAN (ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF)
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Feb 12, 2020 Bunting, Eve, 1928-; Himler, Ronald, ill
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In the late 1800s, Marianne travels westward on the Orphan Train in hopes of being placed with a caring family
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Topics: Orphans, Orphan trains, Orphan trains
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Feb 12, 2020 Kahlo, Frida
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 293) and index
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Topics: Kahlo, Frida, Painters, Surrealism
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Feb 11, 2020 Charles Stross
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Geeks (Computer enthusiasts) -- Fiction, Intelligence service -- Fiction, Office politics --...
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Feb 11, 2020 Norman, John, 1931-
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"Cover art by Gino D'Achille"--T.p. verso
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Topic: Fantasy fiction, American
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Feb 11, 2020 Aldous Huxley
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [119]-130)
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Eugenics, Eugenics, Eugenetica, Anthropologie, Eugenik
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Feb 9, 2020 Stover, Marjorie; Loccisano, Karen, ill
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"An Apple paperback."
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Dolls, People with disabilities, Treasure troves
xiii, 320 p. ; 25 cm
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Topic: Bayesian statistical decision theory -- History
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Feb 6, 2020
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( 1 reviews )
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Feb 6, 2020 LaHaye, Tim F; Jenkins, Jerry B
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Steele, Rayford (Fictitious character), Antichrist, Rapture (Christian eschatology), World War III
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Feb 6, 2020 Levine, Stuart R.; Crom, Michael A; Dale Carnegie & Associates
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Leadership, Interpersonal relations, Interpersonal communication, Success in business
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Feb 6, 2020 Lorena A. Hickok
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Topics: Biography, Deafblindness
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Feb 5, 2020 Smith, Sinclair
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"Point."
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Feb 4, 2020 Alberts, Timothy J; King, M. Dalton; Henry, Pat
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Millinery, Hats, Doll clothes, Doll clothes, Hats, Millinery
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Feb 3, 2020 DiVecchio, Jerry Anne; Lyman, Holly
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Low budget cooking
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Feb 2, 2020 Copeland, Stewart
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Includes discography (p. [323]-324) and filmography (p. 325-329)
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Copeland, Stewart, Police (Musical group), Rock musicians
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Feb 1, 2020 Klee, Paul, 1879-1940; Marnat, Marcel, 1933-
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Klee, Paul, 1879-1940
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Feb 1, 2020 Hall, Cally
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Precious stones, Gems, Gems, Precious stones
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Jan 31, 2020 Hastings, Michael, 1980-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Hastings, Michael, 1980-, Iraq War, 2003-, Journalists
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Jan 30, 2020 Savarin, Julian Jay
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Originally published: London : Arlington Books, 1972
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Topics: Fiction in English, Fiction in English, 1900- Texts
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Jan 29, 2020 Kennedy, Pamela, 1946-
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Topic: Hymns, English
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Jan 28, 2020 Bryant, Traphes; Leighton, Frances Spatz, joint author
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Bryant, Traphes, White House (Washington, D.C.), Presidents, Presidents' spouses, Dogs
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Jan 28, 2020 William J. Duiker
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Asian history: Vietnam War, Biography: general, Presidents & Heads of State, Historical -...
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Jan 27, 2020 Seuss, Dr; Stevenson, James, 1929- ill
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A boy is so sleepy that he vows nothing will get him out of his morning bed, neither peas and beans nor the United States Marines
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Topics: Sleep, Beds, Humorous stories, Stories in rhyme, Humorous stories
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Jan 27, 2020 Miller, Michael J; Benedict XVI, Pope, 1927-
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Original German edition published in Munich, Germany by Pattloch Verlag, c2010
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Catholic Church, Catholic Church
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Jan 26, 2020 Phillips, Michael R., 1946-
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Female friendship, Plantation life, Race relations, Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877),...
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Jan 26, 2020 Hunt, Dave
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Includes bibliographical references
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cults
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Jan 26, 2020 Herbert, Brian; Anderson, Kevin J., 1962-; Herbert, Frank
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Dune (Imaginary place), Life on other planets, Robots, Science fiction, Life on other planets,...
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Jan 26, 2020 Herbert, Brian; Anderson, Kevin J., 1962-; Herbert, Frank
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Science Fiction - Adventure, Robots, Science Fiction And Fantasy, Fiction, Fiction - Science...
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Jan 23, 2020 Nies, Judith, 1941-
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Includes bibliographies and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Women, Radicalism, Women social reformers
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Jan 23, 2020 Frye, Keith, 1935-
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ix, 325 p. 24 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Mineralogy
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Jan 23, 2020 Webster, Robert; Hinton, Virginia V., ed
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"Originally published in England by the N. A. G. press, as Practical gemmology."--Foreword
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Precious stones
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Jan 23, 2020 Gibson, Rachel
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The zodiac predicts lust and romance when undercover cop Joe Shanahan gets in over his head, as he beds the sexy New Age devotee he was sent to investigate, leaving him reeling and her seeing stars
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Undercover operations, Police, New Age persons, New Age persons, Police, Undercover operations
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Jan 22, 2020 King, Stephen, 1947-
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Reprint. Originally published: New York : Scribner, c1999
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Children of divorced parents, Pitchers (Baseball)
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Jan 21, 2020 Oermann, Robert K
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Country musicians, Country music
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Jan 21, 2020 Wilson, Edward O
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Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Academic Literacy, Reading Level-Adult
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v. 1. Old and Middle English literature from the beginnings to 1485, by G. K. Anderson.--v. 2. The literature of the English Renaissance, 1485-1600, by H. Craig.--v. 3. The literature of the Restoration and the eighteenth century, 1660-1798, by L. I. Bredvold.--v. 4. English literature of the 19th and the early 20th centuries, 1798 to the First World War, by J. W. Beach
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: English literature
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Jan 19, 2020 Stover, Matthew Woodring; Lucas, George, 1944-
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"Based on the story and screenplay by George Lucas."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Life on other planets, Space warfare
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Jan 18, 2020 Connolly, Peter, 1935-; Dodge, Hazel
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 253) and index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Stadscultuur, Klassieke oudheid, Alltag, Sachkultur
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Jan 17, 2020 Berger, Melvin
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Optical instruments, Light sources, Lenses, Lasers, Light, Lenses, Lasers, Optics
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Jan 17, 2020 Beutner, Katharine
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Alcestis, Queen, consort of Admetus, King of Pherae, Mythology, Greek
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Jan 16, 2020 Waber, Bernard
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Lyle the crocodile becomes so jealous of Joshua's birthday party and presents that it makes him feel ill, and he ends up in the hospital, where he recovers his good nature by entertaining the children there
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Birthdays, Birthdays
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Jan 16, 2020 Augros, Robert M., 1943-; Stanciu, George N., 1937-
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"Bantam new age books."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Science, Intellect, Human beings, Cosmology
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Jan 15, 2020 Chapman, Janet; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc, Scots, Women scientists, Time travel
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Jan 14, 2020 Kim, Young; Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-
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When seventeen-year-old Bella leaves Phoenix to live with her father in Forks, Washington, she meets an exquisitely handsome boy at school for whom she feels an overwhelming attraction and who she comes to realize is not wholly human
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Children's Books -- Literature -- Science Fiction, Fantasy, Mystery & Horror -- Comics &...
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Jan 14, 2020 Bowen, C. A. (Cawthon Asbury), 1885-1974
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Invocation sentence / Karl P. Harrington -- Gloria patri / Charles Meineke -- Presentation of alms / Luwig van Beethoven -- Doxology / Thos. Ken ; G. Franc -- Holy, holy, holy / Reginald Heber ; John B. Dykes -- O worship the king / Robert Grant ; Francis Joseph Haydn -- I love thy kingdom, Lord / Timothy Dwight ; Aaron Williams -- Come, thou almighty king / anon. ; Felice De Giardini -- O day of rest and gladness / C. Wordsworth ; L. Mason -- Ancient of days / William C. Doane ; J. Albert...
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Topics: Hymns, English, Methodist Church
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Jan 14, 2020 Marion, George, Jr., 1899-1968
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98 p. 19 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Jan 13, 2020 Nathan, Robert, 1894-
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
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Jan 12, 2020 Coffman, Elaine
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Jan 11, 2020 Broderick, Suzanne, 1948-
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xii, 159 pages : 24 cm
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: War films, War and motion pictures, United States, World War, 1939-1945 -- Motion pictures and the...
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Jan 11, 2020 Millman, Dan
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Sequel to: Way of the peaceful warrior
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Millman, Dan, Spiritual life
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Jan 11, 2020 Ellis, Ann; Olsen, Mary-Kate, 1986-; Olsen, Ashley, 1986-
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"Dualstar Publications."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sleepovers, Parties, Twins, Sisters, Sleepovers
Fresh start -- New school -- Teachers -- Subject matters -- Friends -- After school
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Girls, Girls
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Jan 10, 2020 Keegan, John, 1934-
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Bibliography: p. 282-284
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Naval art and science, Naval art and science, Naval history, Modern, Trafalgar, Battle of, 1805,...
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Jan 9, 2020 Dempsey, Paul (Paul K.); Dempsey, Paul (Paul K.) How to troubleshoot & repair any gas engine
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"First edition of this book was published as How to troubleshoot and repair any small gas engine"--T.p. verso
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Small gasoline engines
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Jan 7, 2020 Keene, Carolyn
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Jan 6, 2020 Pastan, Amy; Smithsonian Institution
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At head of title: Eyewitness
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Topics: Presidents' spouses, Women
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Jan 5, 2020 London, Jack, 1876-1916
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La llamada de lo salvaje / novela de Jack London -- El lobo y el perro / poema de Marie de France -- Del libro The hidden life of dogs / ensayo de Elizabeth Marshall Thomas -- El lobo le dijo a Francisco / poema de A.G. Rochelle -- El hombre que se sentía caballo / cuento de Julius Lester -- Madre insensible / narración de Sally Carrighar -- El largo duelo / cuento de Robert Murphy
( 1 reviews )
Topics: London, Jack, 1876-1916, Animal welfare, Feral dogs, Pet theft, Sled dogs, Animales, Perros...
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Jan 5, 2020 Danziger, Nick, 1958-
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Danziger, Nick, 1958-
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Jan 4, 2020 Murphy, Jill
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Don de l'éditeur
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sorcières, Littérature de jeunesse anglaise
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Jan 4, 2020 Adler, Judith, 1961-; Coughlin, Paul
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favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Dogs, Dogs, Photography of dogs, Quotations, English
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Jan 2, 2020 Aesop; Townsend, George Fyler, 1814-1900; Tinkelman, Murray, ill
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"Book Club edition"--Dust jacket
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Fables
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Jan 2, 2020 Wood, Michael, 1948-
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"Published to accompany the television series, In search of Shakespeare, produced by Maya Vision and first broadcast on BBC2 in 2003"--T.p. verso
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Dramatists, English, Dramaturges...
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Jan 2, 2020 Stine, Megan; Stine, H. William; Maroto, Esteban, ill; Starr, Leonard. Ghost warrior; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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The Thundercats must find the evil and wicked Grune the Destroyer and put him back in his tomb, but first must face enemy Mutants, poisonous bats and vicious gargoyles
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Topic: Cats
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Jan 2, 2020 Kidd, Ronald; Binder, Eric; Vaccaro Associates
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"A Golden book."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Juvenile Fiction, Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks, Children: Preschool, Horror & Ghost Stories,...
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Jan 2, 2020 Herman, Gail, 1959-; Duendes Del Sur (Firm); Cartoon Network (Television network)
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Kindergarten-grade 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Football, Picture books, Dogs, Mystery fiction, Scooby-Doo (Fictitious character), Dogs