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The Rohna Disaster: WWII's Secret Tragedy

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"The British troopship Rohna was sunk off the coast of Algeria on November 26, 1943, killing 1,138 people, including 1,015 U.S. American soldiers--the greatest loss of troops at sea in U.S. history"--Publisher's website.
DVD
2001; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
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Bleak House

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"At the court of Chancery, the Jarndyce and Jarndyce case grinds on for years with no end in sight. Entangled in the lawsuit are a growing number of innocent victims: Ada Clare and Richard Carstone, whose inheritance is gradually being devoured by legal costs; Esther Summerson, a child with mysterious parentage; and even Jo, the destitute little crossing-sweeper. As the case staggers onward, yet more people become embroiled in the furious legal battle, including the proud Lady Dedlock, who finds herself persecuted by the menacing lawyer Tulkinghorn, then hunted by the determined Inspector Bucket, one of the first detectives to appear in English literature. A savage, but often comic, indictment of a society that is rotten to the core ..."--Container.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Rowan Atkinson Live!

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One of the greatest comedians ever, Rowan Atkinson is best known for his unforgettable characters and inventive physical humor. Now, this star of Black Adder, Mr. Bean, and other TV and film gems, performs in front of a live audience.
DVD
2007; 1992
Clemons (Stacks)
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Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice

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The story of lively and rebellious Elizabeth Bennet, one of five unmarried daughters living in the countryside of nineteenth-century England, in a world where an advantageous marriage is a woman's sole occupation.
DVD
2010; 1995
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Jewel in the Crown

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Beset by the political tension of an unsettled year, Gandhi calls for British removal from India. Police Superintendent Ronald Merrick arrests an Indian news reporter. Daphne Manner arrives from London. Merrick vents his frustrations on Kumar in a vicious jailhouse beating. Daphne gives birth. Mildred Layton prepares for her daughter's wedding. The Governor finds out about Merrick's abuse. Sarah is seduced by an officer. Susan delivers a baby boy. Tension mounts over home rule. Merrick is reassigned to Delhi. On the eve of Indian independence, Perron learns of Merrick's death. Before the independence, the Laytons and Perron prepare to return to England, leaving India to it's uncertain future.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

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Hercule Poirot has retired to a country village, until his neighbor is found murdered. Poirot reunites with his old partner, Chief Inspector Japp, to find the culprit, exposing a web of blackmail, envy, and murder.
DVD
2000
Clemons (Stacks)
7.

The Great Gatsby

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The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams, and tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles.
DVD
2013
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The Last King: The Power and the Passion of Charles II

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Captures the dramatic, lust-filled saga of King Charles II, from his youthful exile in the Netherlands to his numerous sexual escapades during his tumultuous 25-year reign to his secret deathbed conversion to Catholicism.
DVD
2004; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
9.

The Eiffel Tower

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The Eiffel Tower is a 19th century iron lattice tower located on the Champ de Mars in Paris that has become both a global icon of France and one of the most recognizable structures in the world. The Eiffel Tower, which is the tallest building in Paris, is the single most visited paid monument in the world; thousands of people ascend it every day. Named after its designer, engineer Gustave Eiffel, the tower was built as the entrance for the 1889 World's Fair, which also memorialized the French Revolution. From its inception to the present day, it has remained a world famous monument. During this tour of this symbolic icon of France's history and the industrial age, Modern Marvels details the history, the technology, and the social impact of the tower on Paris, on France, and the world.
DVD
2005; 1994
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Manhattan Project

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The scientists and engineers who helped build the world's first nuclear weapon reflect on their accomplishments and legacy.
DVD
2005; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

Viet Cong

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The battle for the place that came to be known as Hamburger Hill was perhaps the classic conflict of the Vietnam War. Piecing together newly disclosed stories, we learn how American commanders made the mistake of fighting this battle as they fought WWII.
DVD
2007; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

Teenage Suicide: The Silent Threat

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A teen with bipolar disorder describes her suicide attempt and her struggle to deal with her illness through medication and therapy. Parents of several teens whose depression and/or eating disorders led to suicide also relate their experiences and mental health experts tell of promising screening projects that may help identify at-risk youth and lead to effective prevention.
DVD
2008; 1999
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

Girl Fight

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The story of Victoria 'Tori' Lindsay, a stellar Florida high school student whose life begins to spiral downward after she befriends a troubled student at the school. When Tori tells the girl she can no longer hang out with her, the girl and her friends beat Tori up and post the video on the internet. Despite little help from the police or school, Tori's mother works to make the attackers pay for what they did.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

Decoded: Season One

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What if everything you learned in history books were only half true? Brad Meltzer has studied and written about some of the most revered institutions and documents in human history, including the Supreme Court, the presidency, the Secret Service, Wall Street, and the Bible. Along the way he's uncovered countless clues, stories, and theories he hasn't been able to fully scrutinize until now. He investigates coded truths behind the Statue of Liberty, the dollar bill, and much more.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

Reviving Ophelia

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Marie's seventeen-year-old Elizabeth has the perfect life, with a seemingly wonderful boyfriend. Meanwhile, single parent Le Ann is raising sixteen-year-old Kelli and finds it hard to relate to the pressures her daughter is facing with boys, friends, and school. When Kelli suspects Elizabeth's boyfriend is abusing her, no one believes her. Marie and Le Ann have always been there for each other and need each other more than ever as they try to understand and raise their teenage daughters.
DVD
2011; 2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Homes of Frank Lloyd Wright

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Archival films and photographs are used to describe Wright's childhood homes, as well as the homes of his early adult life in Illinois and later adult life in Wisconsin and Arizona. Discusses how his development as an architect is best seen in the three homes he built for himself. Includes commentary by experts.
DVD
2005; 1996
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

Corpse Tech

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From forensic investigations to medical experimentation to organ and tissue transplantation, every cadaver has a purpose. Corpse Tech tours the boneyard to discover just how our remains are put to use. Meet a County Coroner and visit the University of Tennessee's famous Body Farm to see how dead bodies contribute to criminology. And tour a morgue, a crematorium, and one of the largest tissue banks in the United States to discover the multitudinous fates awaiting our earthly vessels.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
18.

Life Story

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Dramatization of the research of and relationships between scientists James Watson, Francis Crick, Maurice Wilkins, and Rosalind Franklin, as they raced to discover the secret of life: DNA.
DVD
2008; 1987
Clemons (Stacks)
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Confucius: Words of Wisdom

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Explores the life and legacy of the scholar Confucius whose timeless message remains deeply influential to this day.
DVD
2005; 1996
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Television: Window to the World

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This feature chronicles the incredible story of television, from the vision of Philo Farnsworth, a Utah farmboy who developed the first working system in 1925, to the latest technological breakthroughs that are transforming the medium. Interviews with media moguls and TV personalities, including legendary anchorman, Walter Cronkite provide an insider's look at the huge industry TV has become. And broadcast pioneers recall the patent battles and competing systems that defined the early years of television.
DVD
2005; 1996
Clemons (Stacks)