Academic Search PremierThis link opens in a new windowFull-text coverage in biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & theology, etc., with indexing and abstracts for more than 8,500 journals, with full text for more than 4,600 of those titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.
Crude by Joe Berlinger"[T]ells the epic story of one of the largest and most controversial legal cases on the planet: the infamous $27 billion 'Amazon Chernobyl' lawsuit pitting 30,000 rainforest dwellers in Ecuador against the U.S. oil giant Chevron."
Call Number: DVD QH545.O5C78 2009
Publication Date: 2009
Cuban missile crisis: three men go to war by John MurrayExplore the inside story of the Cuban Missile Crisis in October 1962, when the world teetered on the brink of nuclear holocaust. In the first major feature documentary on the subject, the film brings to life the three central characters; Kennedy, Castro and Khrushchev, and explores how the world's most powerful men fell into an abyss of their own making and outlines the courage and luck it took to climb out again.
Call Number: DVD E841.C83 2012
Publication Date: 2012
The Incas by Ron MeyerSix hundred years ago, in less than a century, the Inca people, located in present day Peru, forged an empire equal to that of the Greeks and Romans. They built their empire, not by military conquest but by treaties, based on providing food for all the empire's citizens. In the process, the Incas built architectural wonders for all eternity. Theirs is a history of what 7 million people can accomplish when they all work toward a common goal. Today Machu Picchu stands as a glorious reminder of this once incredible empire.
Call Number: DVD F3429.I525 2007
Publication Date: 2007
Mayan renaissance: the glory of the ancient Mayan Civilization, five hundred years of oppression, and the courageous fight of the Maya to reclaim their voice and determine their future by Ivan Suvanjieff"Mayan Renaissance" is a feature length film which documents the glory of the ancient Maya civilization, the Spanish conquest in 1519, five hundred years of oppression, and the courageous fight of the Maya to reclaim their voice and determine their own future, in Guatemala and throughout Central America. This elegant, beautiful, and thought provoking film will share their vision for the future, their call for a long-foretold renaissance of Maya culture and wisdom, and their 100 year plan to lead humanity forward, from the year 2012 on. The film stars 1992 Nobel Peace Laureate and Maya leader Rigoberta Menchú Tum. All of the images, voices, expert commentary and music in the film come directly from Central America, from the heart of the Mayan world."
Call Number: DVD F1435.3.S68M39 2012
Publication Date: 2012
Mexico by Stephen LandLooks at Mexico's history and culture from the beginning of Mexican civilization.
Call Number: DVD F1226.M493 2008 (4 discs)
Publication Date: 2008
Sin Nombre by Cary Joji FukunagaA teenage Honduran girl forms an unlikely friendship with a Mexican gang member who is helping her to smuggle her family into the United States.
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