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36 Results
The human age the world shaped by us —Ackerman, Diane, 1948- author.
Large Print
2015
0 available of 2 items

Diane Ackerman is justly celebrated for her unique insight into the natural world and our place in it. In this landmark book, she confronts the unprecedented reality that one prodigiously intelligent and meddlesome creat...

The zookeeper's wife —Ackerman, Diane, 1948-
Book
2007
32 available of 36 items

The true story of how the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of people from Nazi hands. When Germany invaded Poland, Stuka bombers devastated Warsaw--and the city's zoo along with it. With most of their animals dea...

The zookeeper's wife
DVD
2017
40 available of 45 items

The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Zabinska and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski, have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his steward...

The zookeeper's wife a war story —Ackerman, Diane, 1948- author.
Large Print
2008
7 available of 7 items

Documents the true story of Warsaw Zoo keepers and resistance activists Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who in the aftermath of Germany's invasion of Poland saved the lives of hundreds of Jewish citizens by smuggling them int...

Bats : shadows in the night —Ackerman, Diane, 1948-
Book
1997
8 available of 8 items

The author gets to see bats close up as she accompanies bat expert and founder of Bat Conservation International, Merlin Tuttle, on a trip to study these often misunderstood mammals.

One hundred names for love a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing —Ackerman, Diane, 1948-
Large Print
2011
2 available of 2 items

Everyone who cherishes the gift of language will cherish this exquisitely written love story that combines science, inspiration, wisdom, and heart. Diane Ackerman's husband Paul West, a gifted wordsmith and intellectual,...

The zookeeper's wife
Blu-ray
2017
8 available of 8 items

The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Zabinska and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski, have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his steward...

Deep play —Ackerman, Diane, 1948-
Book
1999
1 available of 1 items

The book of love
Book
1998
1 available of 1 items

One hundred names for love a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing —Ackerman, Diane, 1948-
Book On CD
2011
1 available of 1 items

Author and naturalist Ackerman reflects on the time she spent caring for her husband, novelist Paul West, after a stroke took his ability to speak. With conventional therapy not working, Ackerman decided to step in and d...

A slender thread —Ackerman, Diane, 1948-
Book
1997
1 available of 1 items

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