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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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An account of the decade-long conflict between humankind and hordes of the predatory undead is told from the perspective of dozens of survivors who describe in their own words the epic human battle for survival
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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The Langoliers -- Secret window, secret garden -- The library policeman -- The sun dog
Topic: Vdobibl
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by Jordan, Robert, 1948-2007
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Rand al'Thor is the Dragon Reborn - able to touch the One Power, but unable to control it. Rand knows only that he must face the Dark One in a battle to the death. Ahead of him lies the next great test for...the Dragon Reborn.
Topics: Fiction - Fantasy, Fantasy, Fantasy - Epic, Fantasy - Series, Fiction / Fantasy / Epic, Rand...
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by Baldwin, James, 1924-1987
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My dungeon shook -- Down at the cross
Topics: African Americans, Black Muslims
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While working at pleasant but mundane summer jobs in San Francisco, fifteen-year-old twins, Sophie and Josh, suddenly find themselves caught up in the deadly, centuries-old struggle between rival alchemists, Nicholas Flamel and John Dee, over the possession of an ancient and powerful book holding the secret formulas for alchemy and everlasting life
Topics: Flamel, Nicolas, d. 1418, Dee, John, 1527-1608, Flamel, Nicolas, d. 1418, Dee, John, 1527-1608,...
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by Segal, Erich, 1937-2010
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Topics: Medical students, Physicians, Medical education
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by Bultmann, Rudolf. aut; Grobel, Kendrick. trl
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Bibliografija: str. 357-366
Topic: Biblia
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by French, Thomas E. (Thomas Ewing); Vierck, Charles J. (Charles John)
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Previous ed.: New York : McGraw-Hill, 1970
Topics: Engineering drawings, Mechanical drawing
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by Joyce, Brenda. When dreams won't die; O'Brien, Judith. Across a crowded room; Kane, Kathleen, 1951- Return of Travis Dean; Parr, Delia. Redemption
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When dreams won't die / Brenda Joyce -- Across a crowded room / Judith O'Brien -- The return of Travis Dean / Kathleen Kane -- Redemption / Delia Parr
Topics: Secrecy, Deception
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by Iacocca, Lee A; Novak, William
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Includes index
Topics: Iacocca, Lee A, Iacocca, Lee A., 1924-, Automobile industry and trade, Businesspeople,...
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Models (Persons), Policewomen, Women detectives, Detective and...
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by Rushdie, Salman
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Topic: Short stories
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by Schechter, Joel, 1947-
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 226-232) and index
Topics: Durov, Vladimir, 1863-1934, Durov, Vladimir, 1863-1934, Drama, Political satire, Theater, Clowns in...
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by James, Eloisa
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by Li, Yu, 1611-1680?
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Topics: Young men, Sex customs, Historical fiction, Erotic stories
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by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946; Huxley, Julian, 1887-1975, joint author; Wells, G. P. (George Philip), joint author
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Topics: Biology, Life (Biology), Biology
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by Robert Jordan
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by Kleypas, Lisa
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Topics: Millionaires, Abandoned children, Birthfathers
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by Robson, Janet, 1902- [from old catalog] illus
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Topic: Children's stories
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by McNaught, Judith
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Topics: Fugitives from justice, Women teachers, Kidnapping, Love stories, English fiction, United States
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by Dodd, Christina; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Prim and proper lady's companion Emma Chegwidden throws caution to the winds when she unexpectedly ends up in the arms of the mysterious Reaper, a dangerous masked man on a mission of vengeance who rides under cover of darkness
Topics: Romance -- Authors, A-Z -- ( D ) -- Dodd, Christina, Romance -- Historical, Women household...
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by Evans, Richard Paul
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"Ages 12 up"--Jacket
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Topics: Teenagers, Friendship, Electricity, Tourette syndrome, Prisoners, Superheroes, Teenagers,...
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by Gilbert, Daniel Todd
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-299) and index
Topic: Happiness
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by Flynn, Gillian, 1971-
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Returning to her hometown after an eight-year absence to investigate the murders of two girls, reporter Camille Preaker is reunited with her neurotic mother and enigmatic, thirteen-year-old half-sister as she works to uncover the truth about the killings
Topic: Women journalists
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by Goodkind, Terry
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"A Tor book"--T.p. verso
Topic: Wizards
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by Kate, Lauren
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Prequel to: Fallen and Torment
Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
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by Hawthorne, Charles Webster, 1872-1930
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Topic: Painting
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by Palmer, Horace Wilbur, 1878-1953; Palmer, Nellie Morse
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Vol. 3- : edited by N. Palmer and Eunice (Wood) Palmer
Topic: Palmer family
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by Ben Carson
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Topic: Risk-taking (Psychology)
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Policewomen, Women detectives
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by Faulks, Sebastian
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Rootless and heartbroken Stephen Wraysford joins the army at the outbreak of World War I. He and his men are given the assignment to tunnel under the German lines and set off bombs. The comaraderie, love, and loyalty of the soldiers contrasts with the horrors of the underground, air, and trench warfare
Topic: World War, 1914-1918
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by Jack Canfield; D.D. Watkins
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Topics: Popular psychology, Motivational & Inspirational, Personal Growth - General, Self-Help /...
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by Williams, Tennessee (1911-1983)
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Topic: Théâtre anglais
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by Calvino, Italo
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Translation of Se una notte d'inverno un viaggiatore
Topic: Spanish American drama
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by Roberts, Nora
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The four founders of Vows, Connecticut's premier wedding planning company, were childhood friends. Join in this colorful tangle of family ties, old friends, and newfound passion
Topics: Weddings, Florists, Architects, Love stories
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 366-384) and index
Topics: Beeldvorming, Kultur, Rezeption, Geschichte, Kontinuität
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-165) and index
Topics: Internet industry, High technology industries, Information technology
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by Lasswell, Harold Dwight, 1902-
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"First edition."
Topic: Political science
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by Timoshenko, Stephen, 1878-1972; MacCullough, Gleason H. (Gleason Harvey), 1895-1956
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Strength of materials
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by Tucker, Robert C; Marx, Karl, 1818-1883. Selections. English. 1978; Engels, Friedrich, 1820-1895. Selections. English. 1978
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Communism, Socialism, Socialismo, Socialisme, Communisme, Marxisme
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by Auel, Jean M
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Topics: Prehistoric peoples, Ayla (Fictitious character), Glacial epoch
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by Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2007
Topics: Mystery fiction, Rich people, Police
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by Hosseini, Khaled
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10, Reading Level-Grade 11,...
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by James Thurber
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by Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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New Testament has special t.p.: The New Covenant, commonly called the New Testament of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ; revised standard version translated from the Greek ... compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946
Topic: Bible
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by Roberts, Nora; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"The beginning of an all new romantic trilogy -- first time in print"-- P. [1] of cover
Topic: Friendship
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by Rivers, Francine, 1947-
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Torn by the love for a handsome aristocrat, a young slave girl clings to her faith in the living God for deliverance from the forces of decadent Rome
Topics: Church history, Women slaves
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by Way, Gerard, author; Bá, Gabriel, artist; Stewart, Dave, artist; Piekos, Nate, letterer
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"This volume reprints the comic book series The Umbrella Academy: apocalypse suite, issues #1-#6, and the story from the 2008 Free Comic Book Day book, published by Dark Horse Comics. This volume also includes The Umbrella Academy short story originally featured on darkhorse.com."--Title page verso
Topics: Heroes, Robots, Graphic novels, Heroes, Robots, Graphic novels, Heroes, Robots
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by Laubach, Frank Charles, 1884-1970
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Topics: Prayer, Gebeden
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by Trump, Donald, 1946-; Kiyosaki, Robert T., 1947-
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Includes index
Topics: Success in business, Leadership, Creative ability in business, Businesspeople, Entrepreneurship,...
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by Sherrilyn Kenyon
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Topics: Romance - Fantasy, Fiction / Romance / Fantasy, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance: Gothic
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by Jordan, Robert, 1948-2007
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"A TOR book"--T.p. verso
Topics: Rand al'Thor (Fictitious character), Reader recommended, 2001-02
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by Eloisa James
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Topics: Social life and customs, Man-woman relationships, Fiction
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by Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957; Williams, Garth, illustrator
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Laura and her family move to Minnesota where they live in a dugout until a new house is built and face misfortunes caused by flood, blizzard, and grasshoppers
Topics: Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957, Wilder, Laura Ingalls, 1867-1957, Frontier and pioneer life,...
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by Buckingham, Marcus; Clifton, Donald O
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Based on the Gallup study of over two million people
Topics: Employee motivation, Management, Personnel, Gestion, Begabung, Mitarbeiter
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by Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Hailey Ashton projects an image that she's on top of everything, but no one realizes that she lives a life of quiet emptiness -- not ready to have a relationship, not willing to give herself body and soul to a man. Never able to compete with her younger sister, the thoughtless beauty of the family, Hailey opted to be the "good girl." But when she meets Tyler Scott -- her rich, attractive new boss -- she longs to be anything but good. She wants to be chic, smart, and savvy. Tyler is...
Topics: Amusement park owners, Amusement parks, Widowers, Love stories
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Muhammad, Prophet, d. 632, Muhammad, Prophet, d. 632, Muhammad, Prophet, d. 632, Mohammed, Muslims,...
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by Nora Roberts
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by Ruta Sepetys
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Topics: Reading Level-Grade 7, Reading Level-Grade 8, Reading Level-Grade 9, Reading Level-Grade 10,...
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Originally published: New York : Tor, 2002
Topics: Science fiction, American, Science fiction, American
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by Aidoo, Ama Ata, 1942-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-196)
Topics: Women, Young women
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Maps on lining papers
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Topic: Bible
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by Schulz, Charles M; Namm, Diane; Ellis, Art; Ellis, Kim
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"A Golden book."
Topics: Dogs, Friendship, Dogs, Friendship, Snoopy (Fictitious character)
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Topics: Mormons and Mormonism, Mormons and Mormonism, Mormons and Mormonism
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by Ember, Carol R; Ember, Melvin, joint author
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Includes bibliographies and indexes
Topic: Anthropology
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-438) and index
Topics: Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955, Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962, Quantum theory, Reality, Quantum theory,...
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by Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Conducting a top secret investigation into the death of a fellow police officer has Lieutenant Eve Dallas treading on dangerous ground
Topic: Policewomen
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by Child, Lee
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Originally published: New York : Delacorte Press, ©2009
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Topics: Reacher, Jack (Fictitious character), Retired military personnel, Witnesses, Assassins, Winter...
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by King, Stephen, 1947-
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by Philip Roth
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Topics: Young men -- Fiction, Jewish men -- Fiction, Sex addicts -- Fiction, Mothers and sons -- Fiction
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by Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968; Shillinglaw, Susan
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxxi]-xxxiii)
Topics: Grocery trade, Conduct of life
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by Roberts, Nora
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Book two of the Irish trilogy
Topics: Composers, Love stories, Love stories
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by Dillon, Arthur Orison, b. 1873
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Includes the author's Beach, Beecher, Curtis, Dillon, Holt, Mix, Anthony, Ballard, Brown, Cottingham, Holbrook, Niles, Pendleton, Potter, Sandys, Sheldon, Sprague and Tefft ancestry
Topic: Dillon family
Source: bplsocsci
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by Francine Rivers
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Translation of: Annapurna premier 8.000
Topics: Expédition française à l'Himalaya (1950), Mountaineering