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Larner, Stevan

Overview
Works: 65 works in 98 publications in 3 languages and 5,749 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Biography  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Fiction  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stevan Larner
Roots by Alex Haley ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 3,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants
Badlands by Terrence Malick ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Fort Dupre, South Dakota, in 1959, twenty-five-year-old garbageman Kit Carruthers and his fifteen-year-old girlfriend Holly Sargis go on the run after killing Holly's father. On their way towards the Badlands of Montana they leave a trail of murders
House made of dawn by screenplay by N. Scott Momaday and Richardson Morse Produced and directed by Richardson Morse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An outcast native American and World War II veteran who experiences mystical visions of his ancestors must search for himself
Guilty conscience ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A suspenseful psychological drama delves into the inner workings of the human mind. An egocentric lawyer, Anthony Hopkins, conducts an ongoing debate with his conscience about the ramifications of killing his wife, Blythe Danner, to be with his mistress. The tension builds to a peak as he weighs the pros and cons of the impending crime
Roots ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
Roots ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors, Kunta Kinte, was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed
Kent State ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the personal stories of the four students who were killed by National Guardsmen on the Ohio college campus in 1970
Roots ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
The winds of war. Moscow, Russia ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Germany, a murderous scheme is underway as Hitler makes plans to invade Russia. As the war rages on, so do individual passions
Roots ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era
The winds of war. Berlin, Germany ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is Spring 1939, and the winds of war which will soon engulf the world are stirring. U.S. Navy Commander, Victor "Pug" Henry (Robert Mitchum) arrives in Berlin to assume his new appointment as naval attache in the U.S. Embassy, unaware that he and his family are about the experience the most harrowing years of their lives
The winds of war. Warsaw, Poland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The storm breaks in Europe as the German-Soviet pact - one that Pug had warned the American officials about - has come to pass, prompting U.S. President Roosevelt to request Pug to Washington be his "eyes and ears" in Germany."--Container
The winds of war. London, England ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pt. 3. Cataclysm: Chaos has erupted in Europe as Warsaw falls and Hitler declares "The only road to peace is through Germany victory." Pug travels to Rome to meet Mussolini with the objective to arrange a peace conference between the dictator and U.S. delegate Sumner Welles. Pt. 4. Defiance: Great Britain is reeling under German air assaults as the country stands heroically alone despite being short on supplies and weapons. Pug, who has been reassigned to London, becomes involved in two secret British projects and meets the charismatic Winston Churchill
The winds of war. Oahu, Hawaii ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America is unaware that a "Day of Infamy" is approaching. In Russia, Pug smoothes over a diplomatic-military problem with Josef Stalin, then heads for Hawaii and his new command: the battleship U.S. California. Other members of the family are also on the move. While Byron is at sea, Natalie sets sail for Palestine with her uncle. Warren (Pug's second son) flies a mission out of Pearl Harbor
The winds of war. Rome, Italy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pug Henry embarks on a perilous mission when President Roosevelt places him in command of 16 naval destroyers "unofficially" escorting a shipment to war-torn England. Natalie Jastrow Henry, who is pregnant and trapped in Italy with her uncle, is horrified to learn of Hitler's "Final Solution" and fears that this "solution" may include her and her family
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boys' abduction to America and continues throughout the generations that follow
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boys' abduction to America and continues throughout the generations that follow
Forbidden choices ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Reuben Bean is sent to prison, a young neighbor woman makes friends with his lonely wife Roberta and his handsome brother, Beal, creating a secretive and mysterious love triangle
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots, in which he traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boys' abduction to America and continues throughout the generations that follow
North and South by John Jakes ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This saga follows two families - the Hazards, from the North, and the Mains, from the South - through their changing fortunes at home and the harsh realities of the battlefields. When the South surrenders at the end of the Civil War, the families are reunited once again in friendship. In the final installment, the two families continue through Post-Civil War Reconstruction into pioneer Indian territories
 
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Alternative Names
Larner, Steve 1930-2005
Larner, Steven
Larner, Steven 1930-2005
Languages
English (46)
German (2)
Spanish (1)
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