WorldCat Identities

Lee, James 1923-2002

Overview
Works: 50 works in 73 publications in 1 language and 4,111 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Television programs  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist
Classifications: E185.97.H24, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by James Lee, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by James Lee
Roots by Alex Haley ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 2,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil War, when Kunte Kinte's grandson gains his emancipation
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark Twain's boy hero rafts down the Mississippi river with slave Jim and meets a bogus king and duke
Change of habit ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three women, keeping secret the fact that they are nuns, are assigned to a ghetto clinic to assist a young doctor who falls in love with one of them
Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 1960 version of Mark Twain's novel, concerning a boy and a runaway slave rafting down the Mississippi River
Roots ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 63 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
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
Roots ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifth episode of 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
Roots ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 55 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 )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil War, when Kunte Kinte's grandson gains his emancipation
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourth episode of an adaption 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. Kunta Kinte's daughter Kizzy is sold at age 16 to a new "Master" and bears his son, who grows up to become the fun-loving Chicken George. Kizzy, who has a strong resolve to keep her heritage alive, returns to her birthplace and learns of her parents' fates
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Third episode of 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
Napoleon and Josephine a love story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Napoleon Bonaparte, the brilliant general who leads France from chaos to become the most powerful nation in Europe, controls the fate of a continent as he commands a seemingly unstoppable army. The man with the strength and ego to proclaim himself emperor falls in love with Josephine de Beauharnais, an older woman with two children. But after her death, his victories turn to defeat, and one of the mightiest empires in history crumbles
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil War, when Kunte Kinte's grandson gains his emancipation
Roots ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows several generations in the lives of a slave family. The saga begins with Kunta Kinte, a West African youth captured by slave raiders and shipped to America in the 1700s. The family is depicted up until the Civil War, when Kunte Kinte's grandson gains his emancipation
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 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 )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Civil war is over, but night riders terrorize former slaves. By marking his clients' horseshoes, Tom identifies the raiders, but endangers his own life. Chicken George, who had fought for the Union, rejoins his family; he leads them to a new home in Tennessee, and recites the story of his ancestor, Kunta Kinte. Alex Haley appears to narrate the epilogue
The holy terror ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the story of Florence Nightingale and her task of organizing a nursing staff of women during the Crimean War. Despite bitter opposition, she accomplishes hospital reforms that have earned her a place in history
Career ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Like the show, actor Sam Lawson must go on. He's determined to make it on the New York stage, even when the road to success becomes a long, challenging detour that tests all his talent, resources and will
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 4 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
 
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Alternative Names
Lee James H. 1923-2002
Lee, James Henderson 1923-2002
Lee, James Henderson, III, 1923-2002
Languages
English (43)
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