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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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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 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 Tuchman, Barbara Wertheim
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Bibliography: p. [599]-617
Topics: Coucy, Enguerrand de, 1340-1397, Nobility, Nobility, France
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by Kernighan, Brian W; Ritchie, Dennis M., 1941- joint author
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Includes index
Topics: C (Computer program language), Computers, Software, Linguagem De Programacao (Outras), C (Langage...
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by Roland Mushat Frye
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by Duncan, Lois, 1934-
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A teenager casually suggests playing a cruel trick on the English teacher, but did he intend it to end with murder?
Topics: English teachers, Manslaughter, Young adult fiction, High school teachers, High school students,...
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by Dailey, Janet
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1977 by Mills & Boon Limited"--T.p. verso
Topics: Indianapolis Speedway Race, Automobile racing drivers
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by Hurston, Zora Neale
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A novel about black Americans in Florida that centers on the life of Janie and her 3 marriages
Topic: African American women
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by Dahl, Roald; Bennett, Jill, illustrator
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"RL 6, IL 5-up"--Title page verso
Topics: Fathers and sons, Poaching, Poaching, Fathers and sons
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by Yager, Dexter; Wead, Doug
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Topic: Success
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by Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981
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Translation of Les quatre concepts fondamentaux de la psychanalyse, originally published as v. 11 of the author's Le séminaire de Jacques Lacan
Topics: Psychoanalysis, Psychanalyse, Psychoanalysis
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by Nolan, Albert, 1934-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 152-153) and index
Topic: Jesus Christ
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by Lohan, Frank
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 93)
Topics: Pen drawing, Dessin à la plume
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by Wibberley, Mary
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Original hardcover edition published in 1977 by Mills & Boon Limited
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by Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992
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Originally published in 2 v. by Doubleday, New York
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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by McCullough, Colleen, 1937-
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"First Avon Printing, June 1978"--T.p. verso
Topics: Catholic Church, Love stories, American
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by Fitzgerald, Penelope
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by Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
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Ten little Indians.--Appointment with Death.--The hollow.--The mousetrap.--Witness for the prosecution.--Towards zero.--Verdict.--Go back for murder
Topic: Detective and mystery plays, English
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by Grant, Michael, 1914-2004
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 511-515) and index
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by L'Engle, Madeleine
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The youngest of the Murry children must travel through time and space in a battle against an evil dictator who would destroy the entire universe
Topics: Science fiction, Good and evil, Science fiction
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by Sheikh, Bilquis; Schneider, Dick, 1922-
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I Dared to Call Him Father is a book for everyone who wonders what would happen if he gave himself to the Lord completely. "Will God really fulfill his promises to take care of me--to protect me under all conditions?" Madame Bilquis Sheikh, a noblewoman in Pakistan, faced such questions in Pakistan, faced such questions at the crossroads of her life. After her husband (a high ranking government official) left her, she retreated to her family estate to find peace and live out her days...
Topics: Women, Sheikh, Bilquis, Biography & Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography,...
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by Harris, Marilyn, 1931-
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Avon, 36301
Topic: Success
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by Wouk, Herman, 1915-
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Sequel to The winds of war
Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Historical fiction, War stories
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by Thomas, Roy; Smith, Barry; Marvel Comics Group
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"A Tempo star book."
Topic: Conan (Fictitious character)
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by Puzo, Mario, 1920-1999
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Merlyn, a famous writer, is addicted to Las Vegas Casinos and the delights of Hollywood
Topics: Motion picture industry, Publishers and publishing, Gamblers, Brothers, Didactic fiction
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by Follett, Ken
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Espionage, German, Married women
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by Howard, Joseph
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A Signet Book
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by McKillip, Patricia A
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The 1st vol. in a trilogy, the 2d of which is Heir of sea and fire; the 3d, Illusion in the winds' eye
Topics: Fantasy, Fantasy
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by Ashton, Elizabeth
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Comprende 125,000 acepciones, 2,500 grabados, 32 láminas, un compendio de ortografía, paradigmas de la conjugación de los verbos auxiliares y regulares, formulario de áreas y volúmenes, perímetros y áreas, tabla del sistema internacional de unidades y medidas e instrucciones para el manejo del diccionario
Topics: Spanish language, Spanish language
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by Krantz, Judith
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Topic: Motion picture industry
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by Keene, Carolyn
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A young detective's attempts to uncover a group of poachers on Crocodile Island in Florida involve her with kidnapping, reptiles, enemy boats, and a sinister racket
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Schwarz, Jack, 1924-
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Topics: Meditation, Self-control, Méditation, Maîtrise de soi
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Bibliography: p. 323-355
Topics: Social classes, Classes sociales, Soziale Schichtung, Theorie
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by Herr, Michael
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Breathing in.--Hell sucks.--Khe Sanh.--Illumination rounds.--Colleagues.--Breathing out
Topic: Vietnam War, 1961-1975
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by Levinson, Daniel J
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topics: Middle-aged men, Men, Middle Aged, Âge moyen, Hommes, Middelbare leeftijd, Levensfasen, Mannen
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by Graham, Robin Lee; Gill, Derek L. T
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An account of a young man's journey around the world in his sailboat
Topics: Dove (Sloop : Lapworth), Voyages around the world
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by Robbins, Harold, 1916-1997
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by Atkins, Robert C; Linde, Shirley Motter
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 312-322) and index
Topics: Low-carbohydrate diet, Diet, Reducing, Cookery
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Originally published under title The last gamble
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Topics: Alphabets, Lettering
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by Marsh, Ngaio, 1895-1982
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Topics: Alleyn, Roderick (Fictitious character), Police
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by Christensen, C. Roland (Carl Roland), 1919-1999; Andrews, Kenneth Richmond, 1916- joint author; Bower, Joseph L., joint author; Learned, Edmund Philip. Business policy
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Editions, published in 1965 and 1969, by E. P. Learned
Topics: Corporations, Industrial management, Industriebetrieb, Konzernmanagement, Management
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Topic: Fairy tales
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by Michaels, Fern
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Topic: Slave trade
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by Maggin, Elliot S
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Topic: Superman (Fictitious character)
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by L'Engle, Madeleine
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The youngest of the Murry children must travel through time and space in a battle against an evil dictator who would destroy the entire universe
Topics: Science fiction, Good and evil, Science fiction
Includes bibliographical references (pages [364]-373) and indexes
Topics: Coptic art, Art, Medieval, Christian antiquities, Antiquités chrétiennes, Art copte, Art copte,...
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Bibliography: p. 124-127
Topics: Homer, Achilles (Greek mythology) in literature, Trojan War
Source: bplgrhum
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by Kaufmann, Walter Arnold
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"First published by Doubleday & Company, inc., in 1965, as the first seven chapters of Hegel: reinterpretation, texts, and commentary."
Topics: Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich, 1770-1831, Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich, 1770-1831
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by Kaye, M. M. (Mary Margaret), 1908-2004
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Topics: Love stories, Afghan Wars, British, Orphans, Love
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by Stokey, Edith; Zeckhauser, Richard, joint author
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-345) and index
Topics: Policy sciences, Public administration, Public Policy, Policy Making, Administración pública,...
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by Spangler, David
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Topic: Occultism
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by Summers, Diana
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by Marsh, Ngaio, 1895-1982
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Topics: Alleyn, Roderick (Fictitious character), Police
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by Geis, Darlene; Walt Disney Productions
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Retells seventeen well-known fairy tales, folk tales, and short stories illustrated with scenes from Walt Disney films. Includes a behind-the-scenes look at the production of animated films
Topics: Children's stories, American, Children's stories, English, Fairy tales, Tales, Animation...
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by Wilson, Edward O
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Academic Literacy, Reading Level-Adult
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by Searls, Hank, 1922-
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Based on the screenplay by Howard Sackler and Dorothy Tristan. Inspired by Peter Benchley's "Jaws"
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by Powell, John Joseph, 1925-
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Topic: Love
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Includes bibliographical references (494-495) and index
Topics: Digital electronics, Digital integrated circuits, Digital electronics, Digital integrated circuits,...
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by Harvey, Paul, 1918-2009
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Topic: History, Modern
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by Dick Francis
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Topic: Non-Classifiable
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by Keirsey, David; Bates, Marilyn M
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Bibliography: p. 209-210
Topics: Typology (Psychology), Temperament, Temperament, Interpersonal Relations, Psychotherapy, Character
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by Herbert, Frank
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Topic: Science fiction, American
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by Krantz, Judith
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Topic: Motion picture industry
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by McCaffrey, Anne, 1926-
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Originally published : New York : Atheneum, 1977
Topics: Fantasy, Pern (Imaginary place), Pern (Imaginary place)
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by Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932-
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Wounded civilization: Old equilibrium -- Shattering world -- New claim on the land: Skyscrapers and the chawls -- House of grain -- Not ideas, but obsessions: Defect of vision -- Synthesis and mimicry -- Paradise lost -- Renaissance or continuity?
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by Kent, Alexander
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Home from the sea on leave in Cornwall, a 17-year-old midshipman becomes involved with smuggling, murder, and "wrecking."
Topic: Sea stories
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by Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924; Najder, Zdzisaw
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"Biographical bibliography": p. [152]-158
Topics: Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924, Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924
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by Kaye, M. M. (Mary Magaret) (Mary Margaret), 1911-
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A tale of love that takes the readers from the Himalayas to the palaces in the East
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Reprint of the 1st ed. published by Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, New York
Topic: Japanese literature