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No girls allowed : tales of daring women dressed as men for love, freedom and adventure

by Hughes, Susan; Dawson, Willow.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction ; Audience: Pre-adolescent; Publisher: Toronto, Ont. ; Tonawanda, NY : Kids Can Press, c2008Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [J GN HUG S.] (1).

Richard Wagner, the last of the titans

by Köhler, Joachim.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2004Online Access: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description | Book review (H-Net) Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [780.92 W134K] (1).

No ordinary time : Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt : the home front in World War II

by Goodwin, Doris Kearns.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c1994Online Access: Contributor biographical information | Sample text | Publisher description | Table of contents only Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [973.917 GOO] (1).

The world of Emily Dickinson

by Longsworth, Polly.

Edition: 1st ed.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Norton, c1990Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [811.4 D553L] (1).

Twenty feet from stardom

by Neville, Morgan; Bilger, Art; Conrades, George; Ehrenkranz, Joel S; Morton, Peter (Film producer); Rogers, Caitrin; Friesen, Gil; Love, Darlene; Clayton, Merry; Fischer, Lisa; Hill, Judith (Vocalist); Springsteen, Bruce; Sting (Musician); Jagger, Mick; Wonder, Stevie; Midler, Bette; Marsh, Nicola; Willoughby, Graham; Klauber, Kevin; Zeldes, Jason. -- Radius TWC (Firm); Tremolo Productions; Project B.S; Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc

Material type: visual material Visual Material; Type of visual material: videorecording ©2014Other title: 20 feet from stardom.Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [DVD 782 TWE] (1).

The pirate queen : Queen Elizabeth I, her pirate adventurers, and the dawn of empire

by Ronald, Susan.

Edition: 1st ed.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c2007Online Access: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [942.055 RON] (1).

The residence : inside the private world of the White House

by Brower, Kate Andersen.

Edition: First edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2015]Other title: Inside the private world of the White House.Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [975.3 BRO] (1).

Once upon a time in Russia : the rise of the oligarchs -- a true story of ambition, wealth, betrayal, and murder

by Mezrich, Ben.

Edition: First Atria Books hardcover edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2015Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [947.086 MEZ] (1).

Life is short (no pun intended) : love, laughter, and learning to enjoy every moment

by Arnold, Jennifer; Klein, Bill.

Edition: First Howard Books hardcover editionMaterial type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Howard Books, 2015Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [791.4502 ARN] (1).
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One man against the world : the tragedy of Richard Nixon

by Weiner, Tim.

Edition: First edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2015Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [973.924 WEI] (1).

Romantic outlaws : the extraordinary lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and her daughter Mary Shelley

by Gordon, Charlotte.

Edition: First U.S. edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Random House, [2015]Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [BIO WOL M.] (1).

Children of the stone : the power of music in a hard land

by Tolan, Sandy.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York, NY : Bloomsbury, 2015.Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [780.9 TOL] (1).

Man in Profile : Joseph Mitchell of the New Yorker

by Kunkel, Thomas.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Random House, [2015]Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [BIO MIT J.] (1).

Reagan : the life

by Brands, H. W.

Edition: First edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2015]Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [BIO REA R.] (1).

The madman and the assassin : the strange life of Boston Corbett, the man who killed John Wilkes Booth

by Martelle, Scott.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: Chicago, IL : Chicago Review Press Incorporated, 2015.Other title: Strange life of Boston Corbett, the man who killed John Wilkes Booth.Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [BIO COR B.] (1).

The book of Joan : tales of mirth, mischief, and manipulation

by Rivers, Melissa.

Edition: First edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Crown Archetype, [2015]Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [BIO RIV J.] (1).

The Wright brothers

by McCullough, David G.

Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2015.Online Access: Sample text | Contributor biographical information | Publisher description Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [629.1309 MCC] (1), Bob Lucas Memorial Library [BRANCH 629.1309 MCC] (1).

All the wild that remains : Edward Abbey, Wallace Stegner, and the American West

by Gessner, David.

Edition: First edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2015]Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [363.7 GES] (1).

James Merrill : life and art

by Hammer, Langdon.

Edition: First edition.Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2015.Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [811 HAM] (1).

Untamed : the wild life of Jane Goodall

by Silvey, Anita.

Material type: book Book; Format: print ; Nature of contents: biography; Literary form: not fiction ; Audience: Juvenile; Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2015]Other title: Wild life of Jane Goodall.Availability: Items available for loan: Altadena Main Library [J BIO GOO J.] (1).