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Here Is Antarctica [electronic resource]. by Dunphy, Madeleine(SAGE)1857022; Leonard, Tom.;
Cover; Begin Reading<DIV>Penguins, whales, seals, fish, and many other animals are all part of Antarctica's food web. In this striking picture book, Madeleine Dunphy uses a cumulative approach, combining lyrical verse with repetition to reveal the region's interdependency of life. Tom Leonard's gorgeous illustrations, from the flash of orange on a penguin's beak to iridescent icebergs jutting from the sea, capture a wondrous miracle ? the circle of life. <I>Here Is Antarctica</I> educates as it entertains, inspiring children to explore this fascinating ecosystem page by page.</DIV>
Subjects: Electronic books.; Animals - Antarctica.; Antarctica.;
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Here Is the Coral Reef [electronic resource]. by Dunphy, Madeleine(SAGE)1857022; Leonard, Tom.;
Cover; Begin ReadingSet in Australia's Great Barrier Reef, this lyrical rhyming tale introduces young readers to some of the coral reef's most striking residents. From the sleek shark to the colorful parrotfish to the deceptively beautiful sea anemone, each creature in this abundant undersea world relies on another for its existence. Beginning with coral, the very element that defines this ecosystem, Madeleine Dunphy uses a cumulative approach, combining simple yet forceful verse with repetition to reveal the fragile chain that links each of the plants and animals in this unique environment. Tom Leonard's vibrant
Subjects: Electronic books.; Coral reef ecology; Coral reef ecology - Australia - Great Barrier Reef (Qld.).; Coral reef ecology - Australia - Great Barrier Reef (Qld.) - Juvenile literature.;
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Here Is the African Savanna [electronic resource]. by Dunphy, Madeleine(SAGE)1857022; Leonard, Tom.;
CoverExotic environments like the African savanna have long held a fascination for young readers. This colorful picture book beautifully evokes that realm with images of giraffes, lions, hippos, elephants, and many more animals of the plains. Through cumulative, singsong verse, young readers learn how all living things in this important ecological community rely on one another for their existence. The book brings home the important lesson that when one of these animals or plants is killed off or goes extinct, the web of life is broken. Luminous paintings by Tom Leonard capture the untamed beauty of
Subjects: Electronic books.; Ecology -- Africa.; Grasslands -- Africa.; Savanna ecology -- Africa -- Juvenile literature.; Savanna ecology -- Africa.;
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Smoke signals [videorecording] / by Eyre, Chris,1969-(SAGE)1966606; Rosenfelt, Scott.(SAGE)1973385; Estes, Larry.(SAGE)1973380; Beach, Adam,1972-(SAGE)2098651; Adams, Evan.(SAGE)1932595; Bedard, Irene,1967-(SAGE)1966435; Farmer, Gary,1953-(SAGE)2098498; Cardinal, Tantoo.(SAGE)1958390; St. John, Michelle.(SAGE)1980686; Baker, Simon,1986-(SAGE)2020129; Miles, Elaine,1960-(SAGE)1980575; Greyeyes, Michael.(SAGE)2088127; George, Leonard.(SAGE)1992174; Trudell, John.(SAGE)1865133; Skerritt, Tom.(SAGE)1842679; Capener, Brian.(SAGE)1980709; Smith, BC.(SAGE)1980728; Alexie, Sherman,1966-Lone Ranger and Tonto fistfight in heaven.; Miramax Films.(SAGE)1950221; Shadowcatcher Entertainment (Firm)(SAGE)1932590; Echo Bridge Home Entertainment.;
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.Adam Beach, Evan Adams, Irene Bedard, Gary Farmer, Tantoo Cardinal, Cody Lightning, Michelle St. John, Robert Miano, Molly Cheek, Simon Baker, Monique Mojica, Elaine Miles, Michael Greyeyes, Leonard George, John Trudell, Darwin Haine, Tom Skerritt, Cynthia Geary, Perrey Reeves.Director of photography, Brian Capener ; editor, Brian Berdan ; music, BC Smith ; production designer, Charles Armstrong ; art direction, Jonathan Saturen ; set decoration, Dawn Ferry ; costume designer, Ron Leamon ; executive producers, David Skinner, Carl Bressler ; co-producers, Sherman Alexie, Chris Eyre.PG-13; for some intense images.Depicts two young Native Americans, Victor and Thomas, who leave their small town to retrieve the remains of Victor's father.Independent Spirit Awards 1999: Won, Best Debut Performance (Evan Adams); Nominated, Best Supporting Male; Best First Screenplay (Sherman Alexie). National Board of Review, USA 1998: Won, Special Recognition for excellence in filmmaking.
Subjects: Road films.; Comedy films.; Fiction films.; Feature films.; Indians of North America; Coeur d'Alene Indians; Male friendship; Fathers and sons;
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The Last Stand of the Pack : Critical Edition. by Gulliford, Andrew.(DLC)1723590; Wolf, Tom.(DLC)1753606; Carhart, Arthur.; Young, Stanley.;
Intro -- Contents -- Foreword / Steve Leonard, Timberline Series Editor -- Introduction / Tom Wolf -- The Text of The Last Stand of the Pack / Arthur H. Carhart and Stanley P. Young -- Wolf Reintroduction: Historical and Current Issues -- The Past and Future of Wolves in Colorado / Andrew Gulliford -- Reasons Not to Reintroduce Wolves into Colorado: A Rancher and Biologist Responds / Tom Compton -- The Great Divide: Wolves in Colorado? / Bonnie Brown -- The Wolf in Colorado: Destruction to Restoration / Mike Phillips, Norm Bishop, and Cheney Gardner -- About the Contributors -- Index.Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2019. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Carhart, Arthur Hawthorne,-1892-.; Wolves-Control-Colorado-History..; Wolves-Reintroduction-Colorado.;
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Leonard Cohen on Leonard Cohen [electronic resource] : Interviews and Encounters by Burger, Jeff.(SAGE)1856047;
Front Cover; Title Page; Half Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword : Suzanne Vega; Preface : Jeff Burger; Part I : The Sixties and Seventies; TV Interview : Adrienne Clarkson; After the Wipeout, a Renewal : Sandra Djwa; Ladies & Gents, Leonard Cohen : Jack Hafferkamp; Famous Last Words from Leonard Cohen (The Poet's Final Interview, he Hopes) : Paul Saltzman; Cohen Regrets : Alastair Pirrie; Leonard Cohen : Pat Harbron; Depressing? Who? Me? : Steve Turner; Interview : Robin Pike; Interview : Jordi Sierra I Fabra; Leonard Cohen: The Romantic in a Ragpicker's Trade : Paul WilliamsSuffering for Fan and Profit: The Return of Leonard Cohen : Mick BrownLeonard Lately: A Leonard Cohen Interview : Bill Conrad; The Obscure Case of Leonard Cohen and the Mysterious Mr. M. : Bruce Pollock; What Happened When Phil Spector Met Leonard Cohen? : Harvey Kubernik; Part II : The Eighties; TV Interview : Patrick Watson; A Conversation with Leonard Cohen : Steve Venright; Radio Interview : Vicki Gabereau; Interview : Robert Sward; Interview : Kristine Mckenna; TV Interview : Ray Martin; Songs and Thoughts of Leonard Cohen : Robert O'brian; Len : Jon Wilde; Interview : Kristine MckennaLeonard Cohen: The Profits of Doom : Steve TurnerI'm Your Man : Alberto Manzano; Dinner with Leonard : Elizabeth Boleman-Herring; Radio Interview : Tom Schnabel; Radio Interview : Kristine Mckenna; Part III : The Nineties; Leonard Cohen and the Death of Cool : Deborah Sprague; The Smoky Life : Jennie Punter; Leonard Cohen: Inside the Tower of Song : Paul Zollo; TV Interview : Barbara Gowdy; The Loneliness of the Long-Suffering Folkie : Wayne Robins; Growing Old Passionately : Alan Jackson; Leonard Cohen: The Lord Byron of Rock and Roll : Karen Schoemer; The Future : Alberto ManzanoRadio Interview : Vin ScelsaThe Prophet of Love Looks into the Abyss: A Conversation with Leonard Cohen : Thom Jurek; "I Am the Little Jew Who Wrote the Bible" : Arthur Kurzweil; Radio Interview : Chris Douridas; Interview : Richard Guilliatt; TV Interview : Stina Lundberg Dabrowski; TV Interview : Valerie Pringle; Part IV : The New Millennium; TV Interview : Stina Lundberg Dabrowski; Happy at Last: The Poet Returns from his Zen Retreat with a New Album and a Sunnier Disposition : J. Poet; Exile on Main Street : Brett Grainger; The Prince of Prurience and Loss : John LelandBrother of Mercy : Mikal GilmoreRadio Interview : Shelagh Rogers; Life of a Ladies' Man : Sarah Hampson; He's Your Man : Gillian G. Gaar; Cohen Wore Earplugs to a Dylan Show? : Brian D. Johnson; TV and Radio Interview : Jian Ghomeshi; "All I've Got to Put in a Song is My Own Experience" : Dorian Lynskey; The Works of Leonard Cohen; About the Contributors; About the Editor; Credits; Index; Back CoverLeonard Cohen, one of the most admired performers of the last half century, has had a stranger-than-fiction, roller-coaster ride of a life. Now, for the first time, he tells his story in his own words, via more than 50 interviews conducted worldwide between 1966 and 2012. In Leonard Cohen on Leonard Cohen-which includes a foreword by singer Suzanne Vega and eight pages of rarely seen photos-the artist talks about "Bird on the Wire," "Hallelujah," and his other classic songs. He candidly discusses his famous romances, his years in a Zen monastery, his ill-fated collaboration with producer Phil
Subjects: Electronic books.; Cohen, Leonard, -- 1934- -- Interviews.; Composers -- Canada -- Interviews.; Singers -- Canada -- Interviews.;
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The Men Will Talk to Me : Ernie o'Malley's Interviews with the Northern Divisions. by Aiken, Siobhra.; Mac Bhloscaidh, Fearghal.; O Duibhir, Liam.; O Tuama, Diarmuid.;
Cover -- Front matter -- Title page -- Editor biographies -- Contents -- Map -- Acknowledgements -- Abbreviations -- Editors' note -- Preface -- Chronology of the War of Independence and Civil War in the North -- Introduction -- 1st Northern Division -- Peadar O'Donnell -- Joe Sweeney -- 2nd Northern Division -- Dr. Patrick McCartan -- Charlie Daly -- 3rd Northern Division -- Seamus Woods -- Roger McCorley -- Tom McNally -- Jack 'Seán' Leonard -- 4th Northern Division -- Michael O'Hanlon -- Michael Donnelly -- John McCoy -- Michael Murney -- Patrick McLogan -- Frank Aiken -- Short biographical sketches of individuals referenced in the endnotes -- The Earnie O'Malley interviews: methodology, chronology, interviewees -- Index.Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Subjects: Electronic books.; O'Malley, Ernie,-1897-1957.;
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The most dangerous man in America [videorecording] : Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers / by Ehrlich, Judith.prodrtaus(SAGE)1966169; Goldsmith, Rick.prodrtaus(SAGE)1972778; Lerew, Lawrence.aus(SAGE)2028055; Chandler, Michael.aus(SAGE)1886298; Ellsberg, Daniel.nrt(SAGE)1639234; Ellsberg, Daniel.Secrets.; Franco, Vicente.(SAGE)1958077; Krauss, Dan.(SAGE)2020417; Leyh, Blake.(SAGE)1961057; Kovno Communications (Firm)(SAGE)2034473; Insight Productions.(SAGE)1660426; Independent Television Service.(SAGE)1948875; Corporation for Public Broadcasting.(SAGE)1668349; First-Run Features (Firm)(SAGE)1719343;
DVD-R, NTSC; widescreen presentation.Commentators, Patricia Ellsberg, Richard Falk, Thomas Schelling, Tom Oliphant, Mort Halperin, Janaki Tschannerl, Randy Kehler, Tony Russo, Robert Ellsberg, Pete McCloskey, Howard Zinn, Hedrick Smith, Max Frankel, James Goodale, Ben Bagdikian, Mike Gravel, Anne Beeson, John Dean, Egil 'Bud' Krogh, Leonard Weinglass.Original music, Blake Leyh ; director of photography, Vicente Franco, Dan Krauss (re-enactments) ; editors, Michael Chandler, Lawrence Lerew, and Rick Goldsmith ; narrator, Daniel Ellsberg.Audience award: Mill Valley Film Festival, 2009."In 1971, Daniel Ellsberg, a high-level Pentagon official and Vietnam War strategist, concludes that the war is based on decades of lies and leaks 7,000 pages of top secret documents to the New York Times, making headlines around the world. [The film tells how] one man's profound change of heart created a landmark struggle involving America's newspapers, president and Supreme Court -- a political thriller whose events led directly to Watergate, Nixon's resignation and the end of the Vietnam War." -- www.newday.com
Subjects: Biographical films.; Documentary films.; Nonfiction films.; Film adaptations.; Feature films.; Ellsberg, Daniel; Ellsberg, Daniel.; New York times; Pentagon Papers.; Political activists; Freedom of the press; Government and the press; Political crimes and offenses; Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Vietnam War, 1961-1975;
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Dead poets society [videorecording] / by Weir, Peter,1944-drt(SAGE)1724278; Haft, Steven.pro(SAGE)1961705; Witt, Paul Junger,1943-pro; Thomas, Tony,1947 December 7-pro(SAGE)1961711; Schulman, Tom.aus(SAGE)1914269; Williams, Robin,1951-2014.act(SAGE)1913242; Leonard, Robert Sean,1969-act(SAGE)1956993; Hawke, Ethan,1970-act(SAGE)1864186; Jarre, Maurice.cmp(SAGE)1725834; Silver Screen Partners IV.(SAGE)1950107; Witt-Thomas Productions.(SAGE)2000178; Touchstone Pictures.(SAGE)1950119; Touchstone Home Video (Firm)(SAGE)1952118;
Robin Wiliams, Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke, Josh Charles, Gale Hansen, Dylan Kussman.Producers, Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt, Tony Thomas ; director, Peter Weir ; screenplay, Tom Schulman ; music, Maurice Jarre.Special features: Dolby Surround, French language track, chapter search.English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming ... "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm--changing their lives forever.MPAA rating: PG.Academy Award for Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Schulman).
Subjects: Feature films.; Fiction films.; Video recordings for the hearing impaired.; Teacher-student relationships; Boarding school students; English teachers; Boarding schools; French language materials; DVD-Video discs.;
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Teddy Roosevelt and Leonard Wood : Partners in Command. by Eisenhower, John S. D.;
Contents -- Maps -- Introduction -- 1. The Birth of a Friendship -- 2. Sagamore Cowboy, Theodore Roosevelt -- 3. Doctor on Horseback, Leonard Wood -- 4. The Path to War -- 5. On to Cuba -- 6. Las Guasimas -- 7. San Juan Hill -- 8. The Surrender of Santiago -- 9. Governor Wood -- 10. Tom Platt Creates a President -- 11. Commander in Chief -- 12. The Rise of John J. Pershing -- 13. Philippines, 1902-8 -- 14. Chief of Staff -- 15. The Sinking of the Lusitania -- 16. The Buildup Starts -- 17. On the Shelf -- 18. "The Old Lion Is Dead" -- 19. Wood Carries On -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. Order of Battle -- Appendix B. Timeline -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgments -- Index.Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subjects: Electronic books.; Cuba -- History -- Revolution, 1895-1898.; Roosevelt, Theodore, -- 1831-1878.; Spanish-American War, 1898; United States -- Foreign relations -- Cuba.; Wood, Leonard, -- 1860-1927.;
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