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Cook's Illustrated
Cook's Illustrated
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Published bimonthly, CI publishes recipes that have been repeatedly tested and perfected in America's Test Kitchen, a 2500-square-foot test kitchen employing 36 full-time cooks and product testers. CI…
 
Gourmet: The Magazine of Good Living
Gourmet: The Magazine of Good Living
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Pratt holds back issues of this title in paper from 1941 to 1990 and from 1993 to November 2009 (Gourmet's last issue).  Pratt holds this title on microfilm from 1989 to 1994.  Full-text of some back issues is…
 
The Count of Monte Cristo
The Count of Monte Cristo (1844)
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Alexandre Dumas
 
The Mirror and the Mask
The Mirror and the Mask (2009)
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Ellen Hart
Minneapolis restaurateur and part-time investigator Jane Lawless agrees to help Annie Archer’s lost stepfather, not knowing that doing so will uncover all kinds of dangerous secrets.
 
We Are the Ship: the story of Negro League Baseball
We Are the Ship: the story of Negro League Baseball (2005)
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Kadir  Nelson
Kadir Nelson introduces young audiences to the little known Negro National League in the 1920's. Combining his award winning illustrations with well-written history, Nelson tells the story of how African-Americans…
 

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