Most widely held works by Josh Hamilton
Andy Warhol a documentary film ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
A portrait of the most famous and controversial artist of the second half of the twentieth century. Explores the complete spectrum of Warhol's artistic output, from the late 1940s to his death in 1987.
Riding the bullet by Stephen King ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 764 libraries worldwide
"A college student's mother is dying in a Maine hospital. When he hitches a ride to see her, the driver is not who he appears to be [and] the journey [soon] veers off into a dark landscape"--container.
Lando by Louis L'Amour ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
Six years in a Mexican prison have made Lando Sackett tough and ready to reclaim his life.
Outsourced ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 601 libraries worldwide
Todd Anderson gets the bad news from his boss, his job has been outsourced. Adding insult to injury, Todd must travel to India to train his own replacement. Sometimes getting lost is the best way to find yourself.
The rule of four [a novel by Ian Caldwell ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 582 libraries worldwide
"Princeton. Good Friday. 1999. On the eve of graduation, two students are a hairsbreadth from solving the mysteries of the Hypnerotomachia Poliphili. Famous for its hypnotic power over those who study it, the five-hundred-year-old Hypnerotomachia may finally reveal its secrets--to Tom Sullivan, whose father was obsessed with the book, and Paul Harris, whose future depends on it. As the deadline looms, research has stalled--until an ancient diary surfaces"--Container.
Broken English ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Nora Wilder is a thirty-something Manhattanite plugging away at her job, but her quest for love consistently results in falling flat on her face. After a series of disastrous first dates, she meets Julien, a quirky Frenchman with an unabashed passion for living. Inevitably, Nora discovers she must look inward before finding a new outlook on life and love.
Ansel Adams a documentary film ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Few American artists have reached a wider audience or enjoyed more widespread popularity in their own lifetime than Ansel Adams. Ansel Adams had a profound impact on how Americans see the majesty or their continent and helped transform how people think and feel about the meaning of the natural world. A visionary photographer, a pioneer in photographic technique and a crusader for the environment, this portrait of Adams portrays the great artist and ardent environmentalist.
Kicking and screaming ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
After college graduation, Grover's girlfriend Jane tells him she's moving to Prague to study writing. Grover declines to accompany her. Paralyzed by postgraduation ennui, Grover, Otis, Max and Skippy remain on campus, denying the real-world futures awaiting them. Nobody wants to radically alter his life, yet none of them wants to end up like Chet, who tends bar and is in his tenth year. The four friends typify a generation of adults-to-be unable to reconcile their hermetic educational experience with workaday responsibility, and posing the eternal question, where do we go from here?
American experience. Into the deep America, whaling & the world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
The history of the American whaling industry, from its 17th-century origins in drift and shore whaling off the coast of New England and Cape Cod, through the golden age of deep ocean whaling, and on to its demise in the decades following the American Civil War.
With honors ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
The University of Life. The School of Hard Knocks. Simon Wilder is an alumnus of each. He hasn't got an Ivy League degree. Yet when it comes to life's important lessons, feisty Simon is in a league by himself.
Diggers ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Four Long Island friends follow in their respective families' footsteps and become clam diggers in this touching comedy.
Stoner & Spaz by Ronald Koertge ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
A troubled youth with cerebral palsy struggles towards self-acceptance with the help of a drug-addicted young woman.
The house of yes ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
It's Thanksgiving and Marty is coming home with his fiancee. At home his twin sister, who is infatuated with Jackie Kennedy, is looking forward to his visit for many reasons and his brother is excited that he's bringing a girl. The mother is just trying to keep secret the fact that she's buried her husband in the back yard.
Game 1 by Loren Long ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
In the late 1800s, a baseball with strange powers belonging to their late father works wonders for three children and a travelling baseball team which must raise $10,000.
Alexander the last ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
A married actress, her musician husband, her on-stage lover, and her impulsive sister all get caught up in a sexual and creative tangle of commitments, temptations, and performances.
Don't look back ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Jesse Parish, a down and out musician with a bad drug habit, stumbles on a drug deal gone awry and finds himself a suitcase full of money which he aims to keep. But drug money brings nothing but trouble -- and the people who want their money back.
The '60s ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
An attempt to encapsulate the whole of the 1960's through the experiences of two families, one white and one black, who are torn apart by the social forces of the time: the civil rights movement, the student revolution, and the Vietnam War. The Herlihy's are a white, middle class, Catholic family in Chicago. The Taylor's are the family of a black preacher in Mississippi. The eldest Herlihy son (O'Connell) enlists in the Marines on graduation from high school, is sent to Vietnam, and returns as a disillusioned head case. His younger brother (Hamilton), becomes a freedom rider and later, in college, an anti-war activist. Their sister (Stiles), winds up pregnant and unmarried on the streets of Haight Asbury. The black family, active in civil rights protests in the South, moves to Los Angeles where the father (Dutton) is killed during the Watts riots. His son Emmet (Roberts), eventually becomes a bodyguard for Black Panther leader Fred Hampton (Grier). In the end, everyone who survives finds a modicum of happiness. The Herlihy children are reunited at Woodstock and reconcile with their parents who accept their children for what they have become. Emmet Taylor returns to Watts to organize a breakfast program for needy children.
Game 2 by Loren Long ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
The year is 1899, and the Travelin' Nine are crisscrossing the good ol' U.S. of A., raising money to pay off the Payne family's big-league debt! As the team heads into the River City, Griffith is beginning to realize that there's more at risk than meets the eye, something beyond the need to raise money - something involving the ball that could put his entire family in danger.
Game 3 by Loren Long ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
The Travelin' Nine makes their way to Chicago after a heartbreaking defeat in Ohio. Reminiscing about their time in the Spanish-American War, the baseball enthusiasts find a way to win in the Windy City.
West of here ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Finding his only escape in music, Gil Blackwell decides to leave his monotonous business life in Boston when his cousin dies in a car accident. Gil ignores his father's disapproval and takes the family's antique truck to the promised land of California, but on the way a chance encounter reunites him with old college flame Genevieve, who joins his journey. With each westward mile, the couple rebuilds their musical aspirations and their feelings for each other in this touching and heartfelt love story.
Adams, Ansel,--1902-1984 Artists Audiobooks Biographical television programs Biography Boredom College graduates--Attitudes College students Comedy films Culture shock Dating (Social customs) Documentary television programs Drama Essex (Whaleship) Fathers and sons Feature films Fiction Friendship History Horror tales, American Hypnerotomachia Poliphili (Colonna, Francesco) India Italian literature--Appreciation Literature Male friendship Man-woman relationships Massachusetts--Nantucket Melville, Herman,--1819-1891 New Jersey--Princeton New York (State)--New York New York (State)--New York--Manhattan Nonfiction television programs Offshore outsourcing Photographers Sackett family (Fictitious characters) Single women--Social life and customs Suspense fiction United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Warhol, Andy,--1928-1987 Whale oil Whale oil--Law and legislation Whalers' writings, American Whalers (Persons) Whaling Whaling--Environmental aspects Whaling masters Whaling ships Whaling stations Young men
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