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American Libraries

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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Dec 5, 2019 Isenberg, Seymour; Elting, L. M., joint author
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"A Dell book."
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Reducing diets, Reducing exercises
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Dec 4, 2019 Anderson, Joan Wester
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-210)
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Topic: Angels
California Digital Library
Dec 4, 2019 Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: France -- History Henry III, 1574-1589 Fiction
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Dec 3, 2019 Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888; Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. Tilly's Christmas; Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. Rosa's tale
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The quiet little woman -- Tilly's Christmas -- Rosa's tale
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Topics: Christmas stories, American, Young women, Orphans
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Dec 3, 2019 Cremer, Jan
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Translation of Ik Jan Cremer
( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Dec 2, 2019 Weyman, Stanley John, 1855-1928
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: France -- History Louis XIII, 1610-1643 Fiction
California Digital Library
Dec 2, 2019 Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Dec 1, 2019 Francis, Anne, 1932-
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Francis, Anne, 1932-, Occultists, Actors
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Nov 30, 2019 Chao, Buwei Yang
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Originally published (B56-13268) Faber, 1956
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Nov 30, 2019 Yoffie, David B; Kwak, Mary, 1966-
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favorite 5
comment 1
Includes bibliographical notes (p. 217-229) and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Strategic planning, Business planning
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Nov 30, 2019 Tegner, Bruce
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Judo
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Nov 30, 2019 Reay, Tony
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Judo, Judo, Judo, Judo - Manuals
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Nov 30, 2019 LeBell, Gene; Coughran, Laurie C., joint author
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"A complete and unabridged reprint of the original hardcover edition."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Jiu-jitsu, Judo
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Nov 30, 2019 Pedro, Jimmy, 1970-; Durbin, William, 1959-
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Includes bibliographical references (page 177) and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Judo, Judô, Judô
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Nov 30, 2019 Soames, Nicolas, 1950-
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Pictures and text demonstrate the techniques, skills, and exercises of judo; also includes information on competitions, rules, and scoring
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Topics: Judo, Judo
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Science fiction, Book burning
California Digital Library
Nov 29, 2019 Sidgwick, Alfred, Mrs., 1854-1934
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Nov 29, 2019 Sutton, Margaret, 1903-; Grosset & Dunlap; Doane, Pelagie, ill
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On cover : Illustrated by Pelagie Doane
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Bolton, Judy (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Missing persons, Brigands and robbers
California Digital Library
Nov 28, 2019 Russell, William Clark, 1844-1911
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Nov 28, 2019 Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Psychoanalysis and religion, Psicología religiosa, Psychoanalyse, Godsdienst, Psychanalyse,...
California Digital Library
Nov 27, 2019 Roberts, Charles George Douglas, Sir, 1860-1943
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Nov 27, 2019 Buckley, Christopher, 1952-
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( 2 reviews )
Topics: Columbianna (Steamship), Seafaring life
California Digital Library
Nov 27, 2019 Chesterton, G. K. (Gilbert Keith), 1874-1936; Gill, Eric, 1882-1940, former owner
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Great Britain -- History
California Digital Library
Nov 27, 2019 Ridge, W. Pett (William Pett), d. 1930
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 27, 2019 Quiller-Couch, Arthur Thomas, Sir, 1863-1944
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 27, 2019 Quiller-Couch, Arthur Thomas, Sir, 1863-1944
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Author's autograph presentation copy
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Nov 26, 2019 Bryant, Bennie
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Children's stories in English American writers, 1945- - Texts
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Nov 26, 2019 Stratford, Lauren
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Bibliography: p. [238]
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Topics: Stratford, Lauren, Christian converts, Satanism, Sexually abused children
California Digital Library
Nov 25, 2019 Phillpotts, Eden, 1862-1960
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Sam of Sorrow corner.--The red rose.--The maiden bell.--Right of way.--Another little heath-hound.--Justice of the peace.--Providence and Tim Mudge.--"Cherry ripe."--A witch.--The best of three falls.--To Giglet market.--Told to chaplain.--An Old Testament man.--The devil's right rope
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California Digital Library
Nov 25, 2019 Phillpotts, Eden, 1862-1960
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 25, 2019 Phillpotts, Eden, 1862-1960
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Mound by the way.--"Corban."--"A pickaxe, and a spade, a spade."--Jonas and Dinah.--Benjamin's mess.--Cross ways.--Joseph.--A traveler's tale.--The two widows.--With bell, book and candle
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Nov 25, 2019 Berger, John
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"Based on the BBC television series with John Berger."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Visual perception, Art, Perception visuelle, Art, Schilderkunst, Psychologische aspecten
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Nov 25, 2019 Collins, Jackie
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Organized crime, Motion picture industry, Santangelo, Lucky (Fictitious character)
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Topic: United States -- History French and Indian War, 1755-1763 Fiction
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Nov 24, 2019 Said, S. F; McKean, Dave, ill
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Guided by the spirit of his legendary Mesopotamian ancestor, Jalal, Varjak Paw, a pure-bred cat, leaves his home and pampered existence and sets out to save his family from the evil Gentleman who took away their owner, the Contessa
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cats, Family life, Snobs and snobbishness, Friendship, Human-animal relationships, Adventure and...
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Nov 23, 2019 Scholastic Inc.
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English translation...by Edizioni Piemme S.p.A."--T.p. verso
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Stilton, Geronimo (Fictitious character), Mice, Mice, Journalists, Ciphers, Art, Mystery and...
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Nov 23, 2019 Riordan, Rick
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When demonic cheerleaders invade his high school, Percy Jackson hurries to Camp Half Blood, from whence he and his demigod friends set out on a quest through the Labyrinth, while the war between the Olympians and the evil Titan lord Kronos draws near
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Mythology, Greek, Labyrinths, Camps, Monsters, Animals, Mythical, Titans (Mythology), Mythology,...
California Digital Library
Nov 23, 2019 Morrison, Arthur, 1863-1945
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 23, 2019 Morrison, Arthur, 1863-1945
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 23, 2019 Montague, C. E. (Charles Edward), 1867-1928
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 23, 2019 Cox, J. Charles (John Charles), 1843-1919
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Introduction.--Etymology and maps.--Prehistoric remains.--Earthworks.--Romano-British period.--Anglo-Saxon remains.--The Norseman and the Dane.--The manor and the record office.--Mano court rolls and customaries.--Forestry.--Civil or domestic architecture.--Personal history.--Parochial records.--History of the church.--Description of the church.--Religious houses.--General topics.--Index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Great Britain -- Historiography, Great Britain -- History, Local
California Digital Library
Nov 23, 2019 Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919; Denslow, W. W. (William Wallace), 1856-1915
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comment 5
Publisher's green and red illustrated cloth over boards; illustrated endpapers. Plate detached
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Wizards
In 1817, two English cousins take a honeymoon "Grand Tour of the Continent" with their new husbands and become entangled in a mysterious plot to create a magical Emperor of Europe
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cousins, Honeymoons, Supernatural, Diaries
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Nov 22, 2019 Veitch, Tom; Anderson, Kevin J., 1962-; Akins, Tony; Rodier, Denis; Gossett, Christian; Barreiro, Mike; Ensign, Jordi; Carrasco, Dario; Heike, Mark; Black, Bill, 1943-; Beckett, David Jacob; Pepoy, Andrew
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"Lucas Books"--P. [4] of cover
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Star Wars fiction, Good and evil, Comic books, strips, etc
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Fleet Prison (London, England), Registers of births, etc. -- England London, Marriage law
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Nov 21, 2019 Fink, David Harold, 1894-
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Psychology, Pathological, Mental health, Neurotic Disorders
California Digital Library
Nov 21, 2019 Macfie, Ronald Campbell, 1867-1931
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favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 21, 2019 Jensen, Herman
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Proverbs, Tamil
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Nov 21, 2019 Burchfield, R. W
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: English language
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Nov 21, 2019 Gove, Philip Babcock, 1902-1972; G. & C. Merriam Company
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favorite 3
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: English language
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Nov 20, 2019 Random House
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Based on the Random House dictionary of the English language, unabridged ed
( 1 reviews )
Topics: English language, Engels
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-294) and index
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sullivan, Annie, 1866-1936, Keller, Helen, 1880-1968, Teachers of deafblind people
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Nov 20, 2019 Hamner, Earl
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A fifteen-year-old Virginia mountain boy goes hunting with his father and eight red-headed uncles and shoots the white deer, which, according to legend, is to mark him for special destiny
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Deer, Fate and fatalism
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Nov 20, 2019 Clements, Andrew, 1949-
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"This edition is only available for distribution through the school market"--Page 4 of cover
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Topics: Report cards, Grading and marking (Students), Achievement tests, Schools, Genius, Friendship,...
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Nov 20, 2019 Welch, Stewart H; Waschka, Larry; Waschka, Larry. Complete idiot's guide to getting rich
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Rev. ed. of: Complete idiot's guide to getting rich / by Larry Waschka. c1996
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Finance, Personal, Wealth, Investments, Success in business
California Digital Library
Nov 19, 2019 Locker-Lampson, Frederick, 1821-1895
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Nov 19, 2019 Moody, T. W. (Theodore William), 1907-1984; Martin, F. X. (Francis X.), joint author
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Revision of the text of a series of 21 television programs transmitted by Radio Telefís Éireann from Jan. 24-June 13, 1966
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: O'Hair, Madalyn Murray, Women, Infamous Crimes And Criminals, Atheism, Biography &...
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Nov 19, 2019 Shan, Darren
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Sequel to: Tunnels of blood
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Crepsley, Larten (Fictitious character), Vampires, Horror stories
California Digital Library
Nov 18, 2019 Ferrier, Susan, 1782-1854
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 18, 2019 Ferrier, Susan, 1782-1854
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 18, 2019 Deane, Anthony C. (Anthony Charles), 1870-1946
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: English poetry, Humorous poetry, English
California Digital Library
Nov 18, 2019 Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock, 1826-1887
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 18, 2019 Borrow, George Henry, 1803-1881
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Sequel: The Romany rye
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Nov 18, 2019 Erlbaum, Janice, 1969-
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At 15, sick of her mom's spineless reactions to abusive men--and afraid of her stepfather's unpredictable behavior--Janice Erlbaum walked out of her family's apartment and never returned. From her first frightening night at a shelter, trying to sleep in a large room filled with yelling girls, Janice knew she was in over her head. She was beaten up, shaken down, and nearly stabbed--but it was still better than home. She was halfway homeless, one step away from being sent "upstate to...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Erlbaum, Janice, 1969-, Runaway teenagers, Homeless teenagers, Youth shelters
California Digital Library
Nov 18, 2019 Stillwell, Leander, 1843-1934
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 61st (1862-1865), United States -- History Civil...
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Nov 18, 2019 Durrell, Lawrence; Alyn, Marc
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Translation of Le Grand suppositoire
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Durrell, Lawrence, Authors, English
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Nov 17, 2019 Furry, W. H; Purcell, E. M; Street, J. C
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Fisica
California Digital Library
Nov 17, 2019 Tompkins, Herbert Winckworth, 1867-
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Hertfordshire (England) -- Guidebooks
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Nov 16, 2019 Anouilh, Jean, 1910-1987; Hill, Lucienne
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Literature - Classics / Criticism, Thomas, à Becket, Saint, 1118?-1170, French drama
California Digital Library
Nov 16, 2019 Salmon, Arthur L. (Arthur Leslie), b. 1865; Boulter, Ben C
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cornwall (England : County) -- Guidebooks
California Digital Library
Nov 16, 2019 Smallwood, M. G
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Bibliography: p. 180-181
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Van Dyck, Anthony, Sir, 1599-1641
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Nov 16, 2019 Samuel C. Florman
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Comets -- Collisions with Earth -- Fiction., Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc. --...
California Digital Library
Nov 16, 2019 Paston, George, d. 1936
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"Books relating to Romney": p. 208-209
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Topic: Romney, George, 1734-1802
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Nov 16, 2019 Perry, Phyllis Alesia, 1961-
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A black woman in 1970s Alabama is possessed by ancestor spirits and experiences the cruelties of slavery. Chain marks appear on her arms and legs, and sexual intercourse with her husband is like rape by slavers. She tells her story after emerging from an asylum
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Topics: African American teenage girls, African American quilts, Stigmatization, African Americans, Teenage...