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Simmons, Roynn Lisa

Overview
Works: 14 works in 24 publications in 1 language and 895 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  History  Biography  Local history  Guidebooks 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay
Classifications: TH4817.3, 643.7
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Most widely held works by Roynn Lisa Simmons
Dare to repair a do-it-herself guide to home improvement ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes information on choosing and using tools, repairing and maintaining appliances, performing basic plumbing and electrical work, and fixing damaged walls, windows, doors, and more
Islands of New England ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travel with seafarers, islanders, tourists and naturalists as "Islands of New England" reveals the personality of New England's strand of jewels. It takes the viewer on an intimate journey into the communities of Block Island, Newport, Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, Matinicus, and Swan's Island
One last bet ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reformed pathological gamblers tell their stories. Therapists and researchers discuss the cause and treatment of compulsive gambling
Mark Twain's neighborhood nook farm ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the porches of Nook Farm in Hartford, Connecticut, Mark Twain raised his family, amused a nation with his wit, saved a president's family from destruction, lost a fortune on an invention and wrote some of the most famous stories in the history of American literature
New England and the Civil War ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features stories of prominent New Englanders who participated in the Civil War
Connecticut collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A 10-DVD set chronicling fascinating aspects of Connecticut history"--container
Steering to the future ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program offers some innovative solutions to the environmental problems of cities choked by automobile emissions, traffic jams and the health risks associated with both. Automobiles powered by alternative fuels are shown to be viable. Also, the topics of central city bans on automobile traffic, and mass transit are explored
The Connecticut River journey through time ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the Connecticut River from the settlement of New England through today
Connecticut for all seasons ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A CPTV original which travels to every corner of the state, highlighting some of the most famous sites and events and featuring landscapes in all four seasons
Orphan orca saving Springer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the circumstances of the 2002 stranding of a juvenile (2 year-old) orca in Puget Sound, Washington, and her rescue, rehabilitation and return to her community-of-origin as effected by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Features excerpts of press conferences by Bob Lohn, Northwest Regional Administrator, of NOAA Fisheries, NOAA Western Regional Center, and commentary by various rescuers and rehabilitators
Witness to freedom ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video chronicles the experiences of activists who defied the political violence of apartheid and endured to celebrate the first free elections in South Africa. Even more fascinating is the revealing way this film explores similarities and differences between the struggle for freedom and civil rights in South Africa and that in the United States
Steering into the future new models of transportation ? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our cities are choking with automobile emissions, commuters are caught in endless traffic jams, and our health is constantly at risk. In addition, our political and economic stability is threatened by oil- rich countries in the Middle East. The picture worsens as we increasinglydepend on the gasoline consuming automobile for transportation. Steering into the Future offers some innovative solutions to this environmental problem. Automobiles powered by natural gas, hydrogen, and solar power are shown to be viable alternatives. These emission-free cars need the support of public policy to bring them to the market. Many experts feel that the time has come ban private cars in urban centers. Some employers offer to pay their employee's public transportation charges. Taxpayers' money must be used to improve mass transit. This provocative film brings us the views of scientists, auto manufacturers and public officials as they address this urgent problem
One last bet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Looks at problem gambling, and explores why people are drawn to attend casinos and play the pokies. Is it excitement, the thrill of the chase, the pursuit of money, or because of lonliness and just to get out of the house? Experts speak about pathological gambling disorder, who are at risk, and victims speak of their experiences
89 skills to increase the value of your home ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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English (24)
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