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American Sign Language (ASL)
Talking with Your Hands, Listening with Your Eyes
Call Number: HV2474 .G73 2003
Using almost 1,400 photographs, the author has created a comprehensive primer to the techniques, words, and phrases of signing. Each word or phrase is accompanied by a photo or series of photos that show hand and body motions and facial expressions. Along with the images are step-by-step instructions...
The Joy of Signing, 3rd Ed.
Call Number: HV2474 .R53 2014
The Joy of Signing is one of the most comprehensive guides available for mastering the current basic signs used to communicate with deaf people in either the word order of the English language or in the American Sign Language pattern. This updated third edition provides the basic vocabulary needed for persons entering interpreter training programs.
American Sign Language Dictionary, 3rd Ed.
Call Number: HV2475 .S78 1998
This illustrated abridgment of the most authoritative reference book on sign language features more than 5,000 signs and 8,000 illustrations, as well as clear, detailed instructions to help you master each sign.
HAWAI'I PACIFIC COLLECTION
My Name Is Makia by
Call Number: DU627.83.M35 A3 2011
Diagnosed with Hansen's disease at the age of twelve and exiled to the remote settlement of Kalaupapa, Makia Malo lost his hands, his feet and his eyesight over the years- but never the vision or spirit that have made him a celebrated storyteller and poet.
Ē Luku Wale Ē = Devastation upon Devastation by
Call Number: HE356.H3 H3 2015
The largest and most extensive public works project of its time in Hawaii, the H-3 freeway drew more protest and opposition than any other project in the islands before it or since. Ē Luku Wale Ē is a lament, in words and images, for what has been lost in the wake of the construction of the massive freeway on the island of Oahu.
Wao Akua: Sacred Source of Life
Call Number: QH76.5.H3 W36 2003
Published by the Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife features 65 stunning color photos of rare forests in Hawaii and their inhabitants.
Prehistory: A Very Short Introduction by
Call Number: D65 .G672 2018
In this new edition the author invites us to think seriously about who we are by considering who we have been. As he explains, many new discoveries have been made in archaeology over the last ten years, and a new framework for prehistory is emerging. A greater understanding of Chinese and central Asian prehistory has thrown Eurasian prehistory in quite a different light...
So You Want to Talk about Race by
Call Number: E184.A1 O454 2018
In this New York Times bestseller, Ijeoma Oluo explores the complex reality of today's racial landscape--from white privilege and police brutality to systemic discrimination and the Black Lives Matter movement--offering straightforward clarity that readers need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial divide.
Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" by
Call Number: E445 .A3 H87 2018
...brilliantly illuminates the horror and injustices of slavery as it tells the true story of one of the last-known survivors of the Atlantic slave trade—abducted from Africa on the last "Black Cargo" ship to arrive in the United States.
The Restless Wave: Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations by
Call Number: E840.8.M467 A3 2018
In this candid new political memoir from Senator John McCain, an American hero reflects on his life--and what matters most...Written while confronting a mortal illness, McCain looks back with appreciation on his years in the Senate, his historic 2008 campaign for the presidency against Barack Obama, and his crusades on behalf of democracy and human rights in Eastern Europe and the Middle East.
Ali Rap: Muhammad Ali the First Heavyweight Champion of Rap by
Call Number: GV1132.A4 A55 2006
This book contains over 300 rap rhythms, witticisms, insults, wisecracks, politically incorrect quips, courageous stands and words of inspiration from the mind, heart and soul of the brash young Cassius Clay, as he steadily grew into the magnificent man who is Muhammad Ali.
Muhammad Ali by
Call Number: GV1132.A4 M84 2004
A photographic portrait of the Olympic gold medallist and heavyweight champion features intimate images by some of the world's top photographers.
Squeezed: Why Our Families Can't Afford America by
Call Number: HT690.U6 Q37 2018
Alissa Quart, executive editor of the Economic Hardship Reporting Project, examines the lives of many middle-class Americans who can now barely afford to raise children. Through gripping firsthand storytelling, Quart shows how our country has failed its families. Her subjects—from professors to lawyers to caregivers to nurses—have been wrung out by a system that doesn’t support them, and enriches only a tiny elite.
AC/DC: Maximum Rock & Roll by
Call Number: ML421.A28 E54 2006
Over three decades and more than 150 million albums, AC/DC has established itself as much more than just a great rock band. For millions of fans spanning several generations across the world, they are an ear-bleedingly loud, sweat-soaked religion...
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