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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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Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Collection
2014 Rocha, Jo©Đo Cezar de Castro, editor
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Portuguese philology, Portuguese literature, Portuguese literature, Portuguese philology
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2014 Reynolds, Jason
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231 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: Conduct of life -- Fiction, Families -- New York (State) -- Brooklyn -- Fiction, Brothers and...
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xviii, 427 p. : 25 cm
Topics: English literature -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism, Christian literature,...
Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Collection
2013 Rocha, Jo©Đo Cezar de Castro. editor
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Portuguese language, Portuguese language, Language policy, Portuguese literature, Civilization,...
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361 p. ; 23 cm
Topics: Christian legends -- Miscellanea, Superstition -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Miscellanea,...
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2012 Ryan, Carrie
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1 online resource (188 pages)
Topics: Time travel -- Juvenile fiction, Vikings -- Juvenile fiction, Time travel, Vikings, Juvenile...
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2012 Freeman, John; Messud, Claire, 1966- Road to Damascus; Rich, Adrienne Cecile. Poem; Minot, Susan. Thirty girls; Chicurel, Judy. City boy; Newberry, Jacob. Summer; Manko, Vanessa. Interrogation; Hutchinson, Ishion. Poem; Okparanta, Chinelo. America; Kranitz, Stacy. Island; Alarcón, Daniel, 1977- Provincials; Tyler, Anne. Beginner's goodbye; Bohince, Paula, 1976- Poem; Beattie, Ann. Anecdotes; Black, Sophie Cabot. Poem; Long, David, 1948- Bonfire; Munro, Alice, 1931- In sight of the lake; Barth, John. End?; Hemon, Aleksandar, 1964- War dogs
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Cover title
Topics: Literature, Modern, Loss (Psychology) in literature, Literature, Modern, Loss (Psychology) in...
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2012 Cline-Ransome, Lesa; Graham, Dion; Ransome, James, ill; Kubie, Chris; Live Oak Media (Firm)
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Read by Dion Graham
Topics: Children's Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction, Juvenile literature, Biography & Autobiography - Sports...
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2011 Rowlands, Millie
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57 pages : 29 cm
Topics: Bieber, Justin, 1994- -- Juvenile literature, Bieber, Justin, 1994-, Bieber, Justin, 1994-, Bieber,...
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2011 Reece, Gordon
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Longing to hide from the world after the trauma of her parents' divorce and the terrible bullying inflicted on her in school, teenaged Shelley moves with her timid mother to a remote cottage in the English countryside where all goes well, until an intruder invades their reclusive life and nothing is ever the same again
Topics: Assertiveness (Psychology), Mothers and daughters, Conduct of life, Bullying, Crime
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2011 Rowen, Michelle; Mead, Richelle
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A guide to the Vampire Academy, describing the history of St. Vladimir's Academy, the spirit bond between Lissa and Rose, and the secrets of the Moroi society, and discussing "Vampire Academy," "Frostbite," "Shadow Kiss," and the other books from Richelle Mead's series
Topics: Mead, Richelle, Mead, Richelle, Vampires in literature, Vampires in literature, JUVENILE FICTION,...
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Fundamentals -- On the road -- A new season -- Full-court press
Topics: Robinson, Craig, 1962-, Robinson family, Obama, Michelle, 1964-, Obama, Barack, Basketball coaches,...
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2010 Price, Anne, 1946-; Rowland, Marguerita
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Includes index
Topics: Children's literature, Children's libraries, School libraries, Children, Children, Children's...
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2009 Rush, Jaime
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Includes an excerpt from: Out of darkness, by Jaime Rush (p. [369]-375)
Topics: Literature & Fiction, Romance, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Psychics, Dreams, Man-woman...
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2009 Ranney, Karen
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"When Douglas Eston arrives at the home of the Duke of Herridge, he expects to leave with an investment--not a wife! With his brilliant ideas attracting attention all over London, Douglas does not need to rely on the duke. But when he meets Lady Sarah Baines, the stubborn beauty whose virtue her father would willingly sell, Douglas finds himself utterly entranced and desperate to protect her. Lady Sarah Baines always knew her father was cruel. But this time he's gone too far. Demanding...
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Genre Fiction -- Historical, Romance -- Historical, Arranged marriage
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2009 Simon, Francesca; Ross, Tony, illustrator
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"4 laugh-out-loud stories!"--Cover
Topics: Horrid Henry (Fictitious character), Conduct of life, Christmas stories, Humorous stories,...
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ix, 210 p. ; 24 cm
Topics: Cixous, Hélène, 1937- -- Criticism and interpretation, Love in literature, Feminist theology
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2009 Robbins, David L
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 405-419)
Topics: Literature & Fiction, Mystery & Thrillers -- Thrillers, Castro, Fidel, 1926-
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2009 Randel McGee
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Topics: Halloween decorations -- Juvenile literature, Paper work -- Juvenile literature
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2009 Ray, Susan Hernandez
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Includes index
Topics: Self-actualization (Psychology), Conduct of life
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2009 Miller, Linda Lael; Ross, JoAnn
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Stories previously published between 2005 and 2007
Topics: Literature & Fiction -- Short Stories -- Anthologies, Literature & Fiction -- Short Stories...
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2009 Stewart, Paul, 1955-; Riddell, Chris
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Rook Barkwater, the young librarian knight, attempts to stop Vox Verlix, the Most High Academe, in his plot to take over Edgeworld once again
Topics: Children's Books -- Authors & Illustrators, A-Z -- ( S ) -- Stewart, Paul, Children's Books --...
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xx, 302 p. ; 27 cm
Topics: Zimbabwean literature (English) -- History and criticism -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Malawi...
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viii, 230 p
Topics: American fiction -- Minority authors -- History and criticism, American fiction -- Women authors --...
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2008 Cowley, Jason; Franklin, Ruth. First person; Coupland, Douglas. Visual thinking; Dean, Louise. Witness; Kapur, Akash Keyes, 1974- Letter from Pondicherry, India; Robertson, Robin, 1955- Poem; Mantel, Hilary, 1952- Subject + object; Hussey, Andrew. Paris Intifada; Moody, Rick. Videos of the dead; Macfarlane, Robert, 1976- Blitzed Beijing; Lott, Tim, 1956- Judgement of Lut; Proulx, Annie. Family man; Deblonde, Gautier. Arctic; Rice, Xan. Aviators; Ferris, Joshua. More afraid of you; Sheers, Owen, 1974- Bomb gone; Galloway, Janice. This is not about me
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Spine title
Topics: Literature, Modern, Literature, Modern, Literatur
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2008 Ramirez, Luz Elena
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xvii, 430 p. ; 24 cm
Topic: American literature -- Hispanic American authors -- Encyclopedias
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2008 Reader's Digest Association
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Description based on surrogate of: Vol. 4; published in 1989
Topics: Condensed books, English prose literature, Best books
Includes bibliographical references
Topic: Conduct of life
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2008 Ruby, Laura
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Sixteen-year-old high school senior Audrey is humiliated when a compromising photograph of her is sent around her school, but she discovers a toughness within her that she never knew she had
Topics: Girls & Women, Social Issues - Adolescence, Juvenile Fiction / Girls & Women, Social Issues...
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2008 Rob Laidlaw
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Topics: Captive wild animals -- Juvenile literature., Zoos -- Juvenile literature., Zoo animals -- Juvenile...
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2008 Rebecca Wingard-Nelson
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Topics: Ratio and proportion -- Juvenile literature, Percentage -- Juvenile literature
University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
2008 Reese, Jim, 1972-; Federal Prison Camp (Yankton, S.D.); National Endowment for the Arts
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"4 p.m. Count is made possible by a generous grant by the National Endowment for the Arts"--P. [2]
Topics: Federal Prison Camp (Yankton, S.D.), Prisoners' writings, American, American literature
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2008 Rowan McAuley
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Topics: Friendship -- Fiction, Conduct of life -- Fiction
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Aug 1, 2007 Richard Panchyk
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Topics: American history: from c 1900 -, Politicians & political leaders, Juvenile Nonfiction,...
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2007 Ransom, Candice F., 1952-; Call, Greg, ill
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"Mirrorstone."
Topics: Time travel, Magic, Characters in literature, Superstition, Supernatural, Brothers and sisters,...
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2007 Hunt, David; Nguyen, Long (Long B.); Rodgers, Matthew (Matthew E.)
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Patent searching, Patent literature
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ix, 257 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Theater and society -- Ireland, Literature and society -- Ireland, Irish drama -- History and...
Source: removedNEL
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2007 R. F. Symes
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Topics: Crystals -- Juvenile literature., Crystallography -- Juvenile literature., Precious stones --...
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2007 Reinhardt, Dana
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When Anna, Emma, and Mariah concoct a story about why they are late getting home one Friday night, their lie has unimaginable consequences for the girls, their families, and the community
Topics: Honesty, Conduct of life, Interpersonal relations, Honesty, Conduct of life, Interpersonal...
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2007 Rath, Tom, 1975-
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Packet inserted on p. [3] of cover contains card with access code to the StrengthsFinder 2.0 assessment, program, and website
Topics: Executive ability, Ability, Performance, Success in business, Conduct of life
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2007 Raymond Bial
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Topics: Soybean -- Juvenile literature, Soybean products -- Juvenile literature
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2007 McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-; Rankin, Laura
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In three separate stories, children help adults solve problems related to food, first by saving a restaurant from being shut down, second by untangling a mess in a spaghetti factory, and finally by selling donuts to raise funds for a stolen car
Topics: Children's stories, American, Food, Helping behavior, Conduct of life
Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Collection
2006 Rocha, Joao Cezar de Castro. editor; University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [627]-645)
Topics: Machado de Assis, 1839-1908, Machado de Assis, 1839-1908, Literature, Plagiarism
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2006 Rossetti, Gina M., 1971-
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x, 196 p
Topics: American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism, Primitivism in literature, Modernism...
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B is for bulldozer -- I'm telling! tales of naughty kids and animals -- I've got the blues -- Just ducky -- No jumping on the bed -- Oh, no Stories and activities that feature the letter "O" -- Oh, the weather outside is frightful -- Pets -- Royalty -- Slow and fast -- Sweet tooth -- Toyland -- Way out west -- Welcome to library land -- Why did the chicken cross the road?
Topics: Preschool & Kindergarten, Education, Education / Teaching, Teaching Methods & Materials -...
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2006 Ruby, Laura
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Sixteen-year-old high school senior Audrey is humiliated when a compromising photograph of her is sent around her school, but she discovers a toughness within her that she never knew she had
Topics: Interpersonal relations, Sex, Conduct of life, High schools, Schools, Interpersonal relations, Sex,...
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2006 Rosenthal, Laura J. (Laura Jean), 1960-
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x, 270 p
Topics: English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism, Prostitution in literature,...
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2006 Robert Neubecker
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Topic: United States -- Description and travel -- Juvenile literature
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2006 Ralph Helfer
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Topics: Gunterstein, Bram -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature, Modoc (Elephant) -- Juvenile...
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Everything changes and ends -- Things do not always go according to plan -- Life is not always fair -- Pain is part of life -- People are not loving and loyal all the time -- Refuges from the givens -- How to become yes -- Yes to feelings -- A yes to who I am
Topics: Conduct of life, Conduct of life
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2006 Covey, Stephen R; Hatch, David K., 1958-; Reader's Digest Association
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"Reader's Digest."
Topic: Conduct of life
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2006 Rau, Zachary
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volumes : 19 cm
Topics: Time travel -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction, Characters in literature -- Comic...
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2005 Whitehead, John W., 1946-; Rutherford Institute
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Tri Press is an imprint of The Rutherford Institute -- p. [2] at end
Topics: Christian life, Conduct of life
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2005 Robert Byrd; Jean Lipman
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Topics: Theseus (Greek mythology) -- Juvenile literature, Minotaur (Greek mythology) -- Juvenile literature
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2005 Reader's Digest Association
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Description based on surrogate of: Vol. 4; published in 1989
Topics: Condensed books, English prose literature, Best books
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Conduct of life
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2005 Raatma, Lucia
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32 p. : 25 cm
Topics: Safety education -- Juvenile literature, Children and strangers -- Juvenile literature, Kidnapping...
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2005 Reynolds, David S., 1948-
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x, 159 p. : 22 cm
Topics: Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892, Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Knowledge and learning, Literature and...
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2005 Rockwell, Anne F; Halsey, Megan, illustrator
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Little Shark is on his own to find food and live to grow up into a big shark. Includes shark facts
Topics: Juvenile literature, Sharks, Fish, Preschool Informational Books, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children's...
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2005 Russell Freedman
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Topics: Children -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature, Children --...
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2005 Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971-
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24 pages : 27 cm
Topics: Touch -- Juvenile literature, Touch, Touch, Touch, Senses and sensation
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32 pages : 23 cm
Topics: English language -- Versification -- Juvenile literature, English language -- Rhythm -- Juvenile...
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2005 Reader's Digest Association
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Topics: Condensed books, English prose literature, Best books
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2005 Ripoll, Oriol
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This collection of more than 100 games from around the world will keep kids busy having fun all year round. Included are traditional games that can be played indoors and outdoors, alone or with a group, and run the gamut from quiet board games to wild games of chase. The games are grouped according to similarities - games of chase, games of chance, marble games, and board games - and can be played with readily available materials such as dice, chalk, pebbles, balls, coins, sticks, marbles, and...
Topics: Juvenile literature, Juvenile Multicultural Studies, Juvenile Nonfiction, Children's Books/Ages 4-8...
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2005 Reader's Digest Association
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Topics: Condensed books, English prose literature, Best books
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2005 Rubin, Louis D., Jr. (Louis Decimus), 1923-2013
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xiii, 144 p. : 24 cm
Topics: Authorship, American literature -- Southern States -- History and criticism, American literature --...
xix, 199 p. : 25 cm
Topics: Press -- United States -- History -- 19th century, Sensationalism in journalism -- United States --...
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Oct 1, 2004 Rebecca Carter
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Topics: Handicrafts, Papercrafts, Crafts / Hobbies, Crafts & Hobbies, Scrapbooks, Memory Books,...
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2004 Rappoport, Ken
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Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index
Topics: Juvenile Nonfiction, Sports & Recreation - Baseball, Dominican Americans, Biography &...
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2004 Ross, Stephen, 1970-
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xi, 208 p. ; 24 cm
Topics: Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 -- Political and social views, Imperialism in literature, Colonies in...
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2004 Robyn Conley
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Topics: Cinematography -- History -- Juvenile literature., Cinematography -- History.
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2004 Robin S. Doak
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Topics: Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933 -- Juvenile literature., Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933., Presidents --...
American Libraries
2004 Hölbling, Walter; Rieser-Wohlfarter, Klaus; Heller, Arno
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Identity is one of the central cultural narratives of the US on which both dominant and resistant discourses draw. This critical anthology honors the topic's diversity while concentrating on one central aspect, that of newness. Construction of identities, their invention, reinvention and reformulation are discussed within four thematic categories New Concepts and Reconsiderations, Migration and Multiple Identities, Individuation and Privatized Identity Construction, and Re Inventions and...
Topics: bub_upload, Popular culture, Group identity, Identity (Psychology) in literature, Cultural...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=_Tn7LqhWI7IC&hl=&source=gbs_api
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2004 Reader's Digest Association
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Description based on surrogate of: Vol. 4; published in 1989
Topics: Condensed books, English prose literature, Best books
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2004 Raatma, Lucia
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Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Topics: Juvenile Nonfiction, Telephone, History, Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology,...