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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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by Friedlander, Margot, 1921-; Schwerdtfeger, Malin, 1972-
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Topics: Friedlander, Margot, 1921-, Jews
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Topics: United States, United States, United States, United States, Constitutional history, Constitutional...
Includes index
Topics: Medicine, Drugs, Patent medicines
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by Hendrix, Melissa; Princeton Review (Firm)
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At head of title: The Princeton Review
Topics: ACT Assessment, Universities and colleges, Achievement tests, Achievement tests, ACT Assessment,...
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by Marcus Ewert
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Topics: Identity -- Fiction, Transgender people -- Fiction, Self-perception -- Fiction, Interpersonal...
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"Learn how to face and survive the most disastrous things that could possibly happen! From terrifying natural disasters to dangerous weather, from getting lost in the wild to fighting off ferocious animal attacks, this is your ultimate guide against: avalanches, earthquakes, floods, tornadoes, wildfires, asteroid strikes ..."--Cover back
Topics: Survival skills, Disasters, Escapes, Weather, Escapes, Weather, Survival skills, Disasters,...
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by Young Lion, Inc
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"What are you thankful for?"--Page 4 of cover
Topic: Gratitude
Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Conduct of life
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by David Aguilar
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Topics: Science & Nature - Astronomy, Juvenile Nonfiction / Science & Technology / Astronomy,...
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-345) and index
Topics: Discoveries in geography, Renaissance, Chinese
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186 p. : 26 cm
Topics: YouTube (Electronic resource), Online social networks, Internetworking (Telecommunication), Video...
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by Carter, Cassandra
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For her Sweet 16, Jordan gets rid of the frizzy hair and conservative clothes and finally likes the hip new girl smiling in the mirror. When she starts getting some serious attention, her best friend turns into a lie-spreading hater. Jordan discovers what she needs most is to find the strength to be herself
Topics: People & Places - United States - African-American, Juvenile Fiction / General, General,...
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by Kaufman, Michael T
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"A New York Times book."
Topic: Nineteen sixty-eight, A.D
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by Bowen, Carl; Verne, Jules, 1828-1905. Vingt mille lieues sous les mers. English; Ocampo Ruiz, José Alfonso, ill; Fuentes, Benny, ill
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Introducing -- Ch. 1. The hunt begins -- Ch. 2. Inside the Nautilus -- Ch. 3. Death at sea -- Ch. 4. Underwater adventures -- Ch. 5. The voyage ends
Topics: Scientists, Scientists, Science fiction, Cartoons and comics
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by Chavich, Cinda
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Classic and new recipes for the pressure cooker
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Includes index
Topics: Fiction, Fiction, Fiction
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by Writer's Digest Books (Firm)
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"Where & how to sell your photographs"--Cover
Topics: Photography, Commercial photography, Selling, Commercial photography, Photography, Selling
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by Bessler, Ian
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Popular music, Music trade, Music trade, Popular music
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by Bessler, Ian
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Popular music, Music trade, Music trade, Popular music
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by CCH Incorporated
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"CCH editorial staff publication."
Topics: Income tax, Taxation
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by Brewer, Robert Lee
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"Where & how to sell what you write"--Cover
Topics: Publishers and publishing, Authorship, Periodicals
"Originally published in hardcover as 'Bringing down the house' in 2002 by Free press"--T.p. verso
Topics: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cardsharping,...
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Includes index
Topics: Reducing diets, Detoxification (Health)
Film tie-in ed
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by Monroe, Lucy, 1967-
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A deal is a deal -- Carter's story -- Colton's story
Topics: Fiction / Romance / Contemporary, Romance - Contemporary, Fiction, Romance: Modern, Couples,...
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"A Heartbreak handbook."
Topics: Single women, Man-woman relationships, Separation (Psychology), Self-help techniques, Teenage...
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-287) and index
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by Linda Randall Wisdom
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419 p. : 21 cm
Topic: Book design
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by Marshall, S. A. (Steven A.)
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 517) and index
Topics: Insects, Insects
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by Diane Stafford
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Topics: Baby Names, Family & Relationships / Baby Names, Family & Relationships, Family / Parenting...
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by Andrew F. Krepinevich
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Topics: War -- Forecasting, Military planning -- United States, National security -- United States,...
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Presents a light-hearted list of seventy-two things younger than the presidential candidate and Arizona senator, including penicillin, the Phillips screw, and the zip code
Topics: McCain, John, 1936-, McCain, John, 1936-, Curiosities and wonders, Curiosities and wonders
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by Macomber, Debbie; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Cedar Cove is shocked after Pastor Dave Flemming is accused of stealing jewelry. His wife, Emily, doesn't know what to believe, especially since Dave is being so evasive. Then she finds an earring in his pocket. Could he have stolen it--or is he having an affair?
Topics: Cedar Cove (Wash. : Imaginary place), Community life, Spouses of clergy, Clergy, Married people
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by Porterfield, Christopher
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The national experience -- The global arena -- War zones -- All business -- The arts scene -- Frontiers of science and medicine -- The social fabric -- Persons of the year
Topics: American essays, American essays, Journalism
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by Tronstad, Janet; Tronstad, Janet. A Dry Creek Christmas
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A baby for Dry Creek and A Dry Creek Christmas originally published in 2004
Topic: Man-woman relationships
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by Thacker, Cathy Gillen; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Topic: Man-woman relationships
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by Kristin Ostby
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Topics: Atlanta Zoo, Mei Lan (Panda), Giant panda -- United States -- Biography, Giant panda
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Originally published: New York; London: Simon & Schuster, 2007
Topics: Artificial satellites, Artificial satellites, Space race
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Avon the snail decides to become a writer with the help of his friend Edward the ant, which leads them into a series of adventures involving close encounters with an anteater, a crow, a tree frog, and a hungry fish
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Topics: Authorship, Adventure stories, Snails, Ants, Animals, Authorship, Adventure and adventurers,...
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-240) and index
Topics: Social history, Social problems, Violence, Disasters
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by Jan Thomas
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Topics: Cake -- Fiction, Birthdays -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Animals -- Fiction
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by Ullmann, Linn, 1966-; Death, Sarah
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Topics: Fathers and daughters, Families
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by Young, Donna
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Includes an excerpt from: An officer and a millionaire, by Maureen Child (p. [215]-217)
Topics: Bodyguards, Man-woman relationships
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by O'Reilly, Bill
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Politics -- Self-reliance -- Fear -- Evil -- Religion -- Saving the world -- Standing your ground -- Standing for something -- Conservatives versus Liberals -- Heroes and zeros -- Men of adventure -- Slugging it out -- Power -- Mysteries of the universe -- And justice for all -- End of story
Topics: O'Reilly, Bill, Journalists
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by Valérie Zenatti
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Topics: Arab-Israeli conflict -- Juvenile fiction, Arab-Israeli conflict -- Fiction, Toleration -- Fiction,...
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Includes index
Topics: Obama, Barack, Obama, Barack, Obama, Barack, USA / Präsident, African Americans, Presidential...
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by Speller, Daamon; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Bailey Gentry, an African-American woman who vows to only date black men, finds her life taking a strange turn when she meets the perfect man, who is white
Topics: African American women lawyers, Interracial dating
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by Graham, Heather. Home for Christmas; Beverley, Jo. Wise virgin; Camp, Candace. Tumbleweed Christmas
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Topic: Man-woman relationships
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In the aftermath of the murder of an anonymous victim, assistant superintendent David Bengu begins his career on Botswana, where his convivial passions and determined methods earn him a local nickname that likens him to a hippopotamus
Topics: Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories
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Topics: Simmons, Bernie (Fictitious character : Crawford), Simmons, Libby (Fictitious character), Caterers...
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by Debbie Macomber
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Topics: Pregnant women -- Fiction, Childbirth -- Fiction, Christmas stories, Small cities -- Fiction, Cedar...
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by Lescroart, John T
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Originally published: New York : D.I. Fine, 1995
Topic: Hardy, Dismas (Fictitious character)
Source: half
Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Christianity, Christian life, Postmodernism, Emerging church movement
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by Anne Perry
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Topics: Villages -- Fiction, Large type books, Ireland -- Fiction, Great Britain -- History -- Victoria,...
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by Saperstein, David; Samerjan, George
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"Some holidays bear the most unexpected gifts."--Cover
Topics: Strangers, Snow, Life change events
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by Thomas, Marin
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Following the accidental death of her husband, Annie McKee is determined her boys will not grow up to work in the coal mines. It's been a struggle for the young widow to make ends meet, but she wants her sons to have a better life and far removed from Heather's Hollow, Kentucky. To give them that chance Annie needs a good job. And she needs the help of Patrick Kirkpatrick
Topic: Love stories
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by Olsen, Gregg
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After a Pacific Northwest family is slaughtered and their teenage son disappears, Emily Kenyon spearheads the hunt for the murderer of a series of families. But Emily's teenage daughter Jenna knows the suspect and wants to help him, perhaps too much. As Emily fits the puzzle pieces together, she must match wits with a killer who's just placed her and her daughter at the top of his list
Topic: Serial murders
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by Thomas, Shelley Moore; Plecas, Jennifer, ill
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When three little dragons come to the castle on the night of a fancy ball, the Good Knight must remind them to mind their manners
Topics: Dragons, Behavior, Etiquette, Dragons, Conduct of life, Etiquette
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by Sylvia Neely
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Topics: Europe - France, Revolutionary, History / France, History, History - General History, France,...
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Friends James and Eamon enjoy a wonderful week at the home of Eamon's grandparents during summer vacation
Topics: Vacations, Friendship, Grandparents, Beaches
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by Richer, Lois
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Topics: Love stories, Christian fiction
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There are more slaves in the world today than at any time in history. In this account of contemporary slavery, journalist Skinner travels around the globe to personally tell stories that need to be told--and heard. With years of reporting in such places as Haiti, Sudan, India, Eastern Europe, The Netherlands, and, yes, even suburban America, Skinner has produced a moving reportage on one of the great evils of our time. After spending four years infiltrating trafficking networks and slave sales...
Topics: Prostitution, Slave trade, Slavery, Human trafficking, Forced labor, Forced labor, Human...
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Originally published: London: Duckworth Overlook, 2007
Topics: Soccer, Soccer players
Topics: Breast, Breast, Breast, Breast
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by Justin Peacock
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Topics: Academic Literacy, Reading Level-Adult
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by Bunce, Elizabeth C
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A Junior Library Guild selection
Topics: Mills and mill-work, Blessing and cursing, Uncles, Orphans, Sisters, Ghost stories, Mills and...
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by Michaels, Tanya
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Topics: Single mothers, Twins, Recluses, Neighbors
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by Altom, Laura Marie
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When six feet of tall, lean cowboy rides up kicking dust, Jess Cummings thinks a holiday miracle has arrived. Not only does he help with an injured colt, Gage Moore hires on to work her ranch. The handsome, trustworthy Texan is everything Jess could want in an employee. But is the ex-rodeo star too good to be true?
Topics: Single mothers, Ranch life, Christmas, Cowboys, Widows, Christmas stories, Love stories
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"A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Topics: Saint-Germain, comte de, d. 1784, Peter I, Emperor of Russia, 1672-1725, Vampires
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by Joyce, Brenda
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When the Romany comes to Derbyshire with news of his mother's murder, the world of Viscount Emilian St. Xavier -- who was torn from his mother's arms as a boy -- implodes. And Ariella de Warenne is the perfect object for his lust and revenge
Topic: Man-woman relationships
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Describes one of the largest protests in decades. People from all across the nation gathered in major cities, in an effort to bring attention their view on immigration laws and the rights of immigrants
Topics: Juvenile Social Science (General), Juvenile Nonfiction, Children's Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,...
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by Pearce, Michael, 1933-
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Topic: Diplomatic and consular service, British
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by Ringo, John, 1963-
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"Heart-sick over the deaths of so many of his followers, former SEAL Mike Harmon, hero of Ghost, Kildar and Choosers of the Slain, decides to sit this one out. Weapons of mass destruction headed for the US no longer matter to the newest in an ancient line of mercenary leaders. But when his best friend and intel specialist both are seriously wounded in an ambush aimed at him, the Kildar gets his gameface on. The terrorists will learn to fear the Ghost all over again"--Page 4 of cover
Topics: Graphic novels, Fiction, Fiction - Espionage / Thriller, Technological, Thrillers, Fiction /...