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Winfield, Paul

Overview
Works: 239 works in 616 publications in 6 languages and 22,427 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Television adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Biography  Historical drama 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Costume designer, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Paul Winfield, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Paul Winfield
Sounder by William H Armstrong ( Visual )
40 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 3,400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of an 11-year-old black youngster, "Boy." When his sharecropper father is arrested and sentenced to five years at hard labor after stealing food to feed his family, Boy embarks upon a journey to find out where his father has being imprisoned. Accompanied by his dog Sounder, Boy also makes the arduous crossover from boyhood to manhood, with the help and sometimes hindrance of various people along the road
The Terminator by James Cameron ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 2029, the ruling giant super-computer, Skynet, sends in indestructible cyborg, a Terminator, back in time to 1984 to kill a woman, Sarah Connor, whose unborn son will become mankind's only hope
Star trek II by Nicholas Meyer ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Federation Starship U.S.S. Enterprise is on routine training maneuvers when it comes up against Khan, a genetically enhanced conqueror of late 20th century Earth who has escaped his prison and has set his sights on capturing Project Genesis and destroying Kirk
The blue & the gray ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic story covering a period in U.S. history from John Brown's raid at Harper's Ferry in 1859 to the summer of 1865 following President Lincoln's death. Focuses on two related families living on either side of the Mason-Dixon line who find themselves at war with each other
Go tell it on the mountain ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"To be Black in America. To seek both salvation and understanding in the journey of a family from the rural South to 'big city' Harlem. To be a young boy struggling to earn the approval of a self-righteous and often unloving stepfather."
Presumed innocent by Alan J Pakula ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rusty Sabich is an up-and-comer in the county prosecutor's office. He's intelligent, hard working, dependable. And, just maybe, he's also a murderer
Only the ball was white ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pays tribute to the many topflight players from the Negro Leagues in baseball when players were denied stardom by the color line
At the river I stand ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary of two 1968 events in the civil rights movement--the sanitation workers strike in Memphis, Tennessee and the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr
Queen ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The remarkable history of Alex Haley's paternal side. Queen is the daughter of a slave and a plantation owner. During the turbulent decades of the antebellum South, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and beyond, she searches for a home in the two cultures and at times is shunned by both. Rejection and hate are no match for her unconquerable will
Roots, the next generations ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the Haley family from the post-Civil War era until the more contemporary but still turbulent time of the 1960s and '70s, when Alex himself begins his research into the discovery of his roots
King ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful portrayal of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and events of the Civil Rights Movement leading up to his assassination
The Mighty pawns ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teacher in an inner city junior high school introduces four students to the game of chess. They then use their newly won skills to compete in the national championship
The women of Brewster Place ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mattie Michael, whose life has been plagued by misfortunes, is alone in a ghetto tenement on Brewster Place. She gradually unites the other tenement women to help them struggle for a new life
Backstairs at the White House ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Scarlett the sequel to Gone with the wind, the greatest love story ever told by John Erman ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in English and German and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic action-packed sequel of international scope to Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind
White dog ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A German shepherd is adopted by an actress who learns that the dog has been trained to attack only African Americans. Now it's up to an animal trainer to try to change the dog
Gone fishin' by Walter Mosley ( Recording )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mouse's engagement to the beautiful EttaMae has turned him sour and moody. A woman like EttaMae deserves a spectacular wedding, but Mouse barely has enough money for dip and crackers. He does have a plan, however. Hiring his friend Easy to drive him in a "borrowed" Ford, Mouse heads back to his steamy bayou hometown to get some cash from his stepdaddy. Trouble is, Mouse and his stepdaddy don't exactly see eye to eye when it comes to money -- or anything else, for that matter
Always outnumbered, always outgunned by Walter Mosley ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three decades ago, young Socrates Fortlow murdered a man and woman in cold blood with his huge "rock-breaking hands" while in a drunken rage. 27 years of hard time in an Indiana prison followed. Now he is out, living in a cramped two-room apartment in an abandoned building in Watts, scavenging bottles and delivering groceries for a supermarket. The tough, brooding ex-con is determined to understand the violence and anarchy in the world around him--and in his own soul. A series of related stories make up this lyrical novel that explores the issues of morality, crime, poverty and racism through the eye of the most unforgettable character since Easy Rawlins
The serpent and the rainbow by Wes Craven ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the miracle drug, the cynical scienist enters the rarely seen netherworld of walking zombies, blood rites and ancient curses"--Container
A Hero ain't nothin' but a sandwich ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama about a mother, stepfather and 13-year-old boy, facing the pressures of drugs and crime in the ghetto. The boy is bright and faces a struggle, but with the help of real, loving heroes like his mom and stepdad he's on his way to becoming somebody really special
 
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Alternative Names
Winfield, Paul Edward.
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