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  • Freedom writers [videorecording]Freedom writers [videorecording]

    Hillary Swank stars in this gripping story of inner-city kids raised on drive-by shootings and hard-core attitutde--and the teacher who gives them the one thing they need most: a voice of their own.

  • Frank (Blacktop)Frank (Blacktop)

    Alonge, L. J.

    "Frank's not great at staying out of trouble. He's also not great at driving cars. After his joyride ends in a crash, he's stuck with a court-appointed community mentor for the summer. But it's not too bad. Officer Appleby's all right. And if anyone can handle a baskeball team, a police officer, and a new girl on the horizon, it's Frank Torres

  • The debate on the Constitution : Federalist and Antifederalist speeches, articles, and letters during the struggle over ratification : September 1787 to August 1788, Vol 2The debate on the Constitution : Federalist and Antifederalist speeches, articles, and letters during the struggle over ratification : September 1787 to August 1788, Vol 2

    A collection of newspaper articles, pamphlets, speeches, and private letters written or delivered from September 1787 to August 1788 that chronicle the outcome of the Constitutional Convention that was held in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787, and the political debates that accompanied the Constitution's ratification from state to state.

  • The debate on the Constitution : Federalist and Antifederalist speeches, articles, and letters during the struggle over ratification : September 1787 to August 1788, Vol 1The debate on the Constitution : Federalist and Antifederalist speeches, articles, and letters during the struggle over ratification : September 1787 to August 1788, Vol 1

    A collection of newspaper articles, pamphlets, speeches, and private letters written or delivered from September 1787 to August 1788 that chronicle the outcome of the Constitutional Convention that was held in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787, and the political debates that accompanied the Constitution's ratification from state to state.

  • Collision course : Ronald Reagan, the air traffic controllers, and the strike that changed AmericaCollision course : Ronald Reagan, the air traffic controllers, and the strike that changed America

    McCartin, Joseph A.

    Chronicles the 1981 strike of air-traffic controllers and their firing by President Ronald Reagan discussing the events leading up to it and its impact on labor politics

  • The Chinese Opium WarsThe Chinese Opium Wars

    Beeching, Jack.

    Discusses the history of the series of minor wars in nineteenth century China, known as the Opium Wars.

  • Flame in the mistFlame in the mist

    Ahdieh, Renée, author.

    The daughter of a prominent samurai, Mariko has long known her place: she may be an accomplished alchemist, whose cunning rivals that of her brother Kenshin, but because she is not a boy, her future has always been out of her hands.

  • OverturnedOverturned

    Giles, L R., (Lamar R.), author.

    Nikki Tate's father has been on death row for killing his best friend in a gambling dispute, but he has always maintained his innocence, and now his conviction has been overturned and he is back at the casino, where high school junior Nikki has been operating illegal poker games in the hopes of saving enough money to get out of Vegas after graduation--and now he is determined to find the real killer, and Nikki is inevitably drawn into his dangerous search for the truth.

  • The Great Gatsby [Videocording]The Great Gatsby [Videocording]

    Presents The Great Gatsby with Leonardo DiCaprio.

  • Living on one dollar [Videorecording]Living on one dollar [Videorecording]

    How do 1.1 billion people around the world live on less than $1 a day? Four young friends set out to research and live this reality.

  • Dis-Honesty: the truth about lies [Videorecording]Dis-Honesty: the truth about lies [Videorecording]

    It's human nature to lie, we all do it~ Inspired by the work of celebrated behavioral economist Dan Ariely, this video interweaves personal stories, expert opinions, behavioral experiments, and archival footage to reveal the complicated truths about why we lie.

  • Forgiving Dr Mengele [Videorecording]Forgiving Dr Mengele [Videorecording]

    Tells the story of an act of forgiveness by Auschwitz survivor Eva Mozes Kor, who, along with her twin sister, Miriam, were victims of Nazi doctor Josef Mengele's cruel genetic experiments; and describes the criticism she has received from other survivors.

  • The True Cost [Videorecording]The True Cost [Videorecording]

    Who pays the price for our clothing?

  • Goal!Goal! the dream begins

    Santiago Munez, a young immigrant who dreams of being a professional soccer player, finds himself worlds away from the barrios of Los Angeles when he is given a chance to play with England's Newcastle United.

  • MankindMankind the story of all of us

    Traces the history of human beings from prehistoric to contemporary times.

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  • DrugsDrugs

    Reese, Jon.

    "Drugs have become a part of modern society in both their legal and illegal forms. This book asks the important questions about both medicinal drugs and recreational drugs. Why do some people take drugs? How harmful and addictive are they? Why are antibiotics no longer working? Should all drugs be legalized in the future?"--Back cover.

  • Flame in the mistFlame in the mist

    Ahdieh, Renée, author.

    The daughter of a prominent samurai, Mariko has long known her place: she may be an accomplished alchemist, whose cunning rivals that of her brother Kenshin, but because she is not a boy, her future has always been out of her hands.

  • Six of crowsSix of crows

    Bardugo, Leigh, author.

    Six dangerous outcasts. One impossible heist. Kaz's crew is the only thing that might stand between the world and destruction - if they don't kill each other first.

  • The detourThe detour

    Bodeen, S. A. (Stephanie A.), 1965-

    Seventeen-year-old Livvy Flynn, a bestselling author of YA fiction, is kidnapped by a woman and her apparently manic daughter who have no intention of letting her go.

  • Shadow scaleShadow scale

    Hartman, Rachel, 1972- author.

    Seraphina, half-dragon and half-human, searches for others like her who can make the difference in the war between dragons and humans in the kingdom of Goredd.

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