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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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May 23, 2020 Wilkerson, Ralph
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Includes bibliographical references
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Topics: Future life, Death, Apparent, Resurrection, Death
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Apr 9, 2020 Buckingham, Jamie
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Topics: General, Non-Classifiable, Fiction - General, Kuhlman, Kathryn, Evangelists, Healers
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Apr 4, 2020 Swortzell, Lowell; Hodges, C. Walter (Cyril Walter), 1909-
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Bibliography: p. [233]-236
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Topics: Clowns, Comedians, Comedy, Clowns, Comedians, Comedy
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Mar 24, 2020 Van de Wetering, Janwillem, 1931-2008
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Translation of Het dagende niets
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Meditation, Monastic and religious life (Zen Buddhism)
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Mar 14, 2020 Mather, Anne
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Mar 13, 2020 Linkletter, Art, 1912-
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( 1 reviews )
Topic: Children
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Jan 23, 2020 Nies, Judith, 1941-
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Includes bibliographies and index
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Topics: Women, Radicalism, Women social reformers
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Jan 21, 2020 Wilson, Edward O
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Academic Literacy, Reading Level-Adult
American Libraries
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Nobility
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1ysWkXKSrpIC&oe=UTF-8
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Dec 24, 2019 Donaldson, Stephen, 1947-
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Oorspr. uitg.: New York : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1977
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Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Dec 23, 2019 KCRA TV
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Description: Decades after the fact, the name Richard Chase still brings forth feelings of horror, revulsion, and sadness to the people of Sacramento. His reign of terror in the late 1970's has become legend, with the facts of the case difficult to comprehend. In this footage, filmed by KCRA-TV cameramen, we see Chase in court along with his mother, his apartment on Watt Ave, as well as those who knew him and tried to help him with his mental illness. Reporters Mike Boyd and Spencer Michaels...
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Chase, Richard -- Serial Killer -- The Vampire of Sacramento -- Murder -- Sacramento (Calif.),...
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Oct 26, 2019 Hibbard, Howard, 1928-
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213 p. : 32 cm
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Topics: Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564, Artists -- Italy -- Biography
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Oct 18, 2019 Troisgros, Jean, 1926-; Troisgros, Pierre, 1928- joint author
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Translation of Cuisiniers à Roanne
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Topic: Cookery, French
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Aug 24, 2019 Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008
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Includes bibliographical references
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008, Authors, English, Technology and civilization
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Aug 7, 2019 Hall, Thor, 1927-
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Bibliography: p. 227-230
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Topics: Nygren, Anders, 1890-1978, Nygren, Anders, 1890-
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Jul 9, 2019 Rogers, Rosemary
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Apr 12, 2019 Neels, Betty
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"Original hardcover edition published in 1978 by Mills & Boon Limited."
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Nov 19, 2018 Eareckson, Joni; Estes, Steve, joint author
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Published for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association
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Topics: Eareckson, Joni, Tetraplegia, Quadriplegia
Little People of America
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing or trademarks. This work is accessible for the purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: californiarevealed
NBS/NIST Special Publications
Sep 24, 2018 Gravatt, C. C.; LaFleur, Philip D.; Heinrich, Kurt F. J.
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Topics: Asbestos, Congresses.
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Sep 2, 2018 Owens, Jesse, 1913-1980; Neimark, Paul G., joint author
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Topics: Owens, Jesse, 1913-1980, Track and field athletes
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Jul 3, 2018 Graham, Winston
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Originally published under title The last gamble
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Jun 20, 2018 Hepburne, Melissa
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Jun 16, 2018 McNeill, Elizabeth
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"A Henry Robbins book."
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Topics: Sexual deviation, Sadomasochism
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May 23, 2018 Edwards, Richard, 1944- comp; Reich, Michael, joint comp; Weisskopf, Thomas E., joint comp
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Bibliography: p. 543-546
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Topics: Capitalism, Socialism
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Published in 1963 under title: Talk to the deaf
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Topics: American Sign Language, Deaf, Sign Language, Langage par signes, Sourds
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Dec 2, 2017 Knox, Gerald ed.
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Includes index
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Topic: Rugs
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Nov 25, 2017 O'Connor, Flannery; Fitzgerald, Sally
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Includes index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: O'Connor, Flannery, O'Connor, Flannery, 1925-1964, Authors, American, Romanciers américains
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Nov 3, 2017 Gackenbach, Dick
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"A Clarion book."
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Topics: Pigs, Swine
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Sep 13, 2017 Taylor, Ariel Yvon; Settles, Warren William, 1879- joint author
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Symbolism of numbers
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Aug 19, 2017 Leach, Maria; Werth, Kurt
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-126)
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Topics: Ghost stories, Tales
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Jul 12, 2017 Palmer, R. R. (Robert Roswell), 1909-; Colton, Joel G., 1918- joint author
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 976-1068) and index
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Topics: History, Modern, Wereldgeschiedenis
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
Apr 22, 2017 Whole Earth Festival, UC Davis
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Note : Very dark image from 00:40:45 to 00:45:54. Description : This recording features a series of speeches and interviews of attendees at the 1978 Whole Earth Festival. The festival theme that year was “Space Exploration for Humanity." A quote at the end of the recording mentions that the footage would be used for a documentary about the festival. The Buckminster Fuller speech can be seen here: Buckminster Fuller at the Whole Earth Festival, UC Davis The Whole Earth Festival (WEF) is...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: californiarevealed
American Libraries
Aug 2, 2016 Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=aN8nAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Getty Research Institute
Jul 30, 2016 Kreuchauf, Franz Wilhelm, 1727-1803
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Text by Franz Wilhelm Kreuchauf. Cf. NUC-pre 56 imprints
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Winkler, Gottfried
Museum of Performance and Design
Jun 7, 2016 Snake Theater
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:00. Image is dark throughout as on original tape. Image break-up from 00:26:00-00:27:30. Call Number : 014.035.177 Description : A truck stop waitress creates a love triangle in hopes that one of the men involved will take her out of the desert and away from the job she loathes. Note from original label : Snake Theatre, 24th Hour Cafe, Color, Stereo Sound, Leavenworth Theatre, San Francisco, CA, Chris Hardman, Laura Farabough, Evie Lewis, Larry Graber, Jon...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: californiarevealed
University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Apr 23, 2016 Data Use and Access Laboratories
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Cover title
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Minority artists, Women artists
Kansas State University Theses
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This volume was digitized and made accessible online due to deterioration of the original print copy.
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Topics: Cottage cheese, Dairy processing
Bureau of Land Management Library
Oct 5, 2015 Tetra Tech, Inc; United States. Bureau of Land Management
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"6 October 1978."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Water quality, Water quality
Delta State
Jul 13, 2015 Vera Speaks, editor
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A collection of history, photographs and advertisements capturing the sponteniety and vivaciousness of Mississippi Deltans.
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American Libraries
Jun 17, 2015 McCrillis, H. O. (Herbert O.), b. 1854
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Wisconsin - Madison and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=5yo3AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
12th Population Census of the United States - 1900
Sep 1, 2014 United States. Census Office; National Archives Trust Fund Board
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Reel 1755. Barbour, Boone, and Berkeley Counties
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Topics: Registers of births, etc, West Virginia
American Libraries
Aug 4, 2014 Roig, Jaume, d. 1478; Gustà, Marina
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
( 3 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ocgCAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Church History Library
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xvi, [1], 475 p.: ill.; 26 cm.
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Topic: genealogy
Canton Public Library
Feb 13, 2014
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Topics: Canton High School (Canton, Mass.)--Students--Yearbooks, School yearbooks--Massachusetts--Canton,...
12th Population Census of the United States - 1900
Jan 15, 2013 United States. Census Office. 12th census, 1900; United States. National Archives and Records Service
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Roll# 0024 C-540 Lafayette thru C-615 Luther
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Kansas State University Theses
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This volume was digitized and made accessible online due to deterioration of the original print copy.
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12th Population Census of the United States - 1900
Aug 1, 2012 United States. Bureau of the Census
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Reel 349. Vermilion (cont'd: ED 81, sheet 7--end), Wabash, and Washington Counties
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Topics: Registers of births, etc, Illinois
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May 17, 2011 Weidman, Jerome, 1913-1998
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Aug 4, 2010 Vallen, Jerome J; Abbey, James R., joint author; Sapienza, Dunnovan L., joint author
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Topics: Hotel management, Restaurant management, Food service management
American Libraries
Nov 30, 2009 Hølmebakk, Sigbjørn, 1922-
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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=3C0YAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
May 29, 2008 University of Kansas. Museum of Natural History
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Biological abstracts
( 1 reviews )
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
- Western Jewish History Center
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Collection Guide : Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project Call Number : WJHC 1976.006 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Title from cover
Topics: Agriculture Economic aspects Periodicals, Produce trade Periodicals
Computer History Museum
- Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 3 - Side B is blank. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Low-cost educational computing," and the follwing paper were presented: "Discovery learning in mathematics," presented by Ludwig Braun, Jo Ann Comito, Philip Reese and Robert Wlezien. "Computer Simulation...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audiocassette
San Francisco Public Library
- San Francisco (Calif.). City Attorney's Office
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Title from caption
Topic: City attorneys' opinions
George Washington University Libraries
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Student newspaper of George Washington University. The university published the newspaper until 1993, when it became an independent student publication.
Topics: George Washington University--Students--Publications, The Hatchet
"September 1978"
Topic: Optical radar.
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- Lippincott, David
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Purdue University Joint Transportation Research Program
- Mekemson, James Robert; Stafford, George K.
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Joint Highway Research Project: FHWA/IN/JHRP-78/05; Project C-36-10C, File No. 8-3-3
U.S. Forest Service Northern Region
- Echelberger, Herbert E; Leonard, R. E., joint author; Hamblin, Marysewall Lindsey, joint author; Northeastern Forest Experiment Station (Radnor, Pa.); United States. Forest Service
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 5)
Topics: Nature trails New Hampshire, Outdoor recreation New Hampshire
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- Neumann, Marguerite, 1914-; Clarke College (Dubuque, Iowa)
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"An outgrowth of a symposium sponsored by Clarke College, Dubuque, Iowa, October 21, 1975."
Topics: Human genetics, Genetic engineering, Genetics, Medical, Genetic engineering, Human genetics
Oberlin College Library
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Topic: Oberlin College Library
NBS/NIST Special Publications
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Kansas State University Theses
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This volume was digitized and made accessible online due to deterioration of the original print copy.
Topics: Japanese language--Sentences, Japanese language--Grammar, Comparative--English
San Francisco Public Library
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"Adopted December 14, 1978."
Topics: War Memorial Opera House (San Francisco, Calif.), War memorials, Theaters
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- Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910
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4 v. : 21 cm
Topics: Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Campaigns -- Russia -- Fiction, Russian language materials, Russia --...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
- Zoologisch-Botanische Gesellschaft in Österreich
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Topics: Botany, Zoology, Biologie
Biodiversity Heritage Library
- Zoologisch-Botanische Gesellschaft in Österreich
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Topics: Botany, Zoology, Biologie
Biodiversity Heritage Library
- Zoologisch-Botanische Gesellschaft in Österreich
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Topics: Botany, Zoology, Biologie
Bureau of Land Management Library
- United States. Bureau of Land Management
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IS no. 3-78
Topics: Wildlife habitat improvement, Public lands
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viii, 316 p. : 22 cm
Topics: Obstetrics -- United States -- History, Midwives -- United States -- History, Women in medicine --...
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Strafanstalt Hohenasperg, Crime, Criminals, genealogy
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=K_MRAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
- Dickey, Elbert C. (Elbert Curtis), 1947-; Lembke, Walter D
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Bibliography: p. 31-33
Topics: Ponds -- Illinois Washington County, Ponds -- Illinois Pope County, Water -- Nitrogen content,...
UF Family Search
- [Fort Sheridan, Ill.,U.S. Army Recruiting Command; United States. Army Recruiting Command
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"The Army recruiter's professional magazine."
Topics: United States. Army, United States. Army