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The library book [large print]

Author: Orlean, Susan
Type: Book - Large Print - LP 027.4 ORLE
Year: 2019
On the morning of April 29, 1986, a fire alarm sounded in the Los Angeles Public Library. As the moments passed, the patrons and staff who had been cleared out of the building realised this was not...
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The library book

Author: Orlean, Susan
Type: Book - 027.4 ORLE
Year: 2018
Reopens the unsolved mystery of the most catastrophic library fire in American history, the 1986 Los Angeles Public Library fire, while exploring the crucial role that libraries play in modern...
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Rin Tin Tin : the life and legend of the world's most famous dog

Author: Orlean, Susan.
Type: Book - 636.7376 ORLE
Year: 2012
Allegedly found in the ruins of a bombed-out dog kennel in France during World War I, then brought to Los Angeles by Lee Duncan, the soldier who found and trained him, by 1927 Rin Tin Tin had become...
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The orchid thief

Author: Orlean, Susan.
Type: Book - 584.4 ORLE
Year: 2000
The Fakahatchee Strand, Florida, once a vast swamp awash with indigenous orchids, was plundered during the orchid boom of the 1890s. Its remaining plants, now fiercely protected by law, still attract...
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