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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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Nov 14, 2019 Jansson, Tove
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Description based on: v. 2 (2007)
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Topic: Moomins (Fictitious characters)
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Bibliography: p. 271-275
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Dating (Social customs), Love, Interpersonal relations, Mate selection
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Nov 11, 2019 Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939; Strachey, James, ed. and tr
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This translation first published as v. 22 of the Standard edition of the complete psychological works of Sigmund Freud. London, 1964
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Topics: Psychoanalysis, Psychanalyse
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Nov 9, 2019 Madeline Gerwick-Brodeur
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Astrology, Occultism, Fortune-telling
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Nov 8, 2019 Morton, Robert Lee, 1889-
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Topic: Arithmetic
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Nov 7, 2019 O'Day-Flannery, Constance
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"Tor romance."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Group reading, Female friendship, Fantasy fiction, American
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Nov 3, 2019
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xiii, 926 p. : 24 cm
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Short stories, Short story
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Nov 3, 2019 Munch, Edvard, 1863-1944
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281 p. : 31 cm
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Munch, Edvard, 1863-1944 -- Exhibitions
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Nov 1, 2019 Edwards, Cassie
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Romance - General, Romance - Historical, Fiction - Romance
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Oct 29, 2019 King, Stephen, 1947-; Zilli, Edith
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( 1 reviews )
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Oct 29, 2019 Klein, T. E. D
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( 1 reviews )
Topic: Horror tales, American
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Oct 27, 2019 Chao, Buwei Yang
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Originally published (B56-13268) Faber, 1956
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( 1 reviews )
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Oct 23, 2019 McCall, Edith S; Eckert, Frances, ill
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Describes the efforts of individuals to deliver mail from the time of the Revolutionary War to the Pony Express in the 1860's
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Topics: Postal service, Pony express
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Oct 22, 2019 Nicholas Sparks
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction, Widows -- Fiction, Swansboro (N.C.) -- Fiction
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Oct 22, 2019 Arnaz, Desi, 1917-1986
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Autobiography
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Arnaz, Desi, 1917-1986
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Oct 20, 2019 NavPress
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Bibliography: p. 211-215
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Bible
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Oct 17, 2019 Nice, Claudia, 1948-
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Watercolor painting, Techniques - Watercolor Painting, Technique, Art, Art & Art Instruction,...
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Oct 16, 2019 Stevenson, D. E. (Dorothy Emily), 1892-1973
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Women employees, Hotels, Hotels
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Oct 16, 2019 Harrison, Lisi
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Friendships are tested when Alicia, a seventh grader at Octavian Country Day School, decides to break away from the exclusive clique led by her best friend to start her own group
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Interpersonal relations, Cliques (Sociology), Friendship, Middle schools, Schools, Interpersonal...
"10th Anniversary Edition."
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Topic: Natural family planning
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Oct 13, 2019 Mikos, Ken; Smith, Cheri; Lentz, Ella Mae
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DVDs contain no audio
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Topics: American Sign Language, American Sign Language
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Oct 12, 2019 Packard, Edward, 1931-; Granger, Paul, illus
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You are offered a choice of experiences in the story, leading toappropriate endings
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Topics: Plot-your-own stories, Adventure stories
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Oct 11, 2019 Leibold, Jay; Wing, Ron
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Plot-your-own stories, Plot-your-own stories
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Oct 10, 2019 Wright, Peter, 1916-; Greengrass, Paul
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Wright, Peter, 1916-, MI5, Intelligence officers, Espionage
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Sewing, Dressmaking
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Oct 9, 2019 William, Kate; Pascal, Francine
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favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Twins
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Oct 9, 2019 Maxwell, Arthur Stanley, 1896-1970
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v. 1. The book of beginnings from creation to Joseph
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Topics: Bible stories, English, Bible stories
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Oct 8, 2019 Twitchell, Paul, 1908-1971
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Botany, Medical, Herbs
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Oct 8, 2019 Ringer, Robert J
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Bibliography: p. 310-312
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Topic: Conduct of life
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Oct 1, 2019 Turner, Jonathan H
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sociology, Sociologie
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Sep 30, 2019 Canny, Nicholas P
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Bibliography: p. 227-232
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Ireland -- History -- 16th century., Ireland -- History -- 17th century.
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Sep 29, 2019 Innocenti, Roberto; Gallaz, Christophe, 1948-
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During World War II, a young German girl's curiosity leads her to discover something far more terrible than the day-to-day hardships and privations that she and her neighbors have experienced
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945, World War, 1939-1945, Concentration camps, War, Conduct of life
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Sep 29, 2019 Strauss, Leo, ed; Cropsey, Joseph, joint ed
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Includes bibliography
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Topics: Political science, Politieke filosofie, Filosofen, Philosophie politique
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Sep 28, 2019 Walsh, Michael, 1949-
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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation, United States. Central Intelligence Agency, Police
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Sep 24, 2019 Dennis, Ralph
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At head of title: Hardman No. 1
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Sep 24, 2019 Robert T. Bakker
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Dinosaurs -- Fiction
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Sep 20, 2019 Barker, Clive, 1952-
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"A Collins paperback"--Cover
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Sep 19, 2019 Edwards, Cassie
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Includes an excerpt from the author's Savage innocence (p. [415]-431)
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Topics: Ojibwa Indians, Women pioneers, Ojibwa Indians, Women pioneers
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Sep 18, 2019 Corinda, Tony
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Step one in Corinda's series
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Magic tricks, Telepathy
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Sep 16, 2019 Howard, Robert E. (Robert Ervin), 1906-1936; De Camp, L. Sprague (Lyon Sprague), 1907-2000, joint author; Carter, Lin, joint author
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Topic: Science fiction
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Sep 16, 2019 Krulik, Nancy E
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Spanky and the gang are horrified when Alfalfa breaks the He-Man Woman Haters Club rules by falling for a girl named Darla
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Clubs, Sex role
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Sep 14, 2019 Resnick, Faye D; Walker, Mike (Brian E.)
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favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Simpson, Nicole Brown, d. 1994, Simpson, O. J., 1947-, Football players' spouses, Football players,...
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Sep 12, 2019 Sjöwall, Maj, 1935-; Wahlöö, Per, 1926-1975, joint author
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Translation of Mannen på balkongen
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Topics: Beck, Martin (Fictitious character), Police
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Sep 11, 2019 Baker, Madeline
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Outlaws
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Sep 11, 2019 Jeremy Jackson
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Runners (Sports) -- Fiction., Teenage boys -- Fiction., High school athletes -- Fiction., Life...
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Sep 9, 2019 Wentworth, Sally
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"Harlequin"--Cover
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Romance, Romance - General, Fiction - Romance, Large Print, Large type books, Romance fiction,...
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Sep 8, 2019 Adamski, George, 1891-1965
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Unidentified flying objects, Space ships
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Sep 6, 2019 Kaye, Marvin
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Fifty tales of terror and horror by masters of the genre. They range from Bianca's Hands, by Theodore Sturgeon, in which a man becomes obsessed with a girl's hands, to Jack Snow's Midnight, the story of an occultist who is attacked by demons
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Topics: Anthologies (multiple authors), Horror, Horror Fiction, Fiction - Horror, Horror tales
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Sep 6, 2019 Pearlman, Barbara
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"A Dolphin book."
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Topics: Exercise for women, Women, Exercise, Women, Exercices féminins, Femmes
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Sep 6, 2019 Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976; Berkley Books; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"Also published as The Tuesday Club murders."
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Topic: Detective and mystery stories, English
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Sep 5, 2019 Aulagnier, Jean; Valtorta, Maria. Poem of the Man-God; Atworth, Paul T. Y
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Originally published under title: Avec Jésus au jour le jour, J. A. Nîmes, France, 1985
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Topics: Jesus Christ, Bible
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Sep 4, 2019 Glasstone, Samuel, 1897-1986
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Nuclear energy, Nuclear Energy
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Sep 2, 2019 Taupin, Bernie
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Taupin, Bernie, Librettists
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Aug 30, 2019 Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996
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Based on C. Sagan's 13-part television series
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Astronomy, Astronomie
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Aug 30, 2019 Sowers, George B; Sowers, George F
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Includes bibliographical references and index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Soil mechanics, Foundations
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Aug 27, 2019 Balogh, Mary
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favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Aug 27, 2019 Hoag, Tami
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Originally published in 1994
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Aug 25, 2019 Rottensteiner, Franz
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-158)
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Science fiction
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Aug 24, 2019 Epstein, Sam, 1909-; Epstein, Beryl Williams, 1910- joint author
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( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cave-dwellers
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Aug 23, 2019 Masterton, Graham
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favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Aug 22, 2019 U.S. Peace Corp with Mr. John Priestly Hutchinson, Charles Bird, Mamadou Kante
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The material which follows was developed by the Government of the United States of America, represented by the Office of International Operations, ACTION, under contract No. PC-180-N. 20 Mr. John Priestley Hutchinson. There has been a long felt need in Peace Corps training programs in Mali for a complete set of Bambara teaching materials. This basic text and accompanying text on Agriculture and Poultry were designed to respond to that need. These Bamabara lessons were prepared in late 1972 and...
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Reprint. Originally published: New York : Macmillan, 1977
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Topics: African American women, African American women
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Aug 19, 2019 Kenny, Kathryn; Spence, Jim, ill
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Trixie suspects someone of trying to sabotage the pet show that she and the Bob-Whites are staging in order to raise money to feed the starving game-birds
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Topics: Belden, Trixie (Fictitious character), Mystery and detective stories, Pet shows
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Aug 17, 2019 Davis, Adelle
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Includes bibliographical references
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Nutrition, Diet, Diet, Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
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Includes indexes
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Rundlett family
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Aug 10, 2019 Gall, John, 1925-
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First ed. published in 1975 under title: General systemantics
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: System theory
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Aug 9, 2019 Martin, Ann M., 1955-
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"An Apple paperback."
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Babysitters, Clubs
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Aug 8, 2019 Françoise Sagan
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( 1 reviews )
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Aug 7, 2019 Reichs, Kathy
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It's June in Montreal, and Tempe Brennan, Quebec's director of forensic anthropology, knows she is trailing a serial murderer when a dismembered and stored body turns up in a downtown park
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Topics: Brennan, Temperance (Fictitious character), Women forensic anthropologists
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Aug 5, 2019 Foss, Christopher F; Bonds, Ray
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Tanks (Military science), Armored vehicles, Military
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Aug 5, 2019 Kessler, Ronald, 1943-
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Politics - Current Events, Politics / Current Events, History: American, Forensic Science,...
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Aug 4, 2019 Kitt, Tamara
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
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Aug 3, 2019 Korr, David; Stevenson, Nancy W., ill; Children's Television Workshop
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"A Sesame Street/Golden Press book."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Toys, Puppets, Alphabet, Toys, Puppets, Alphabet