WorldCat Identities

Lee, James 1923-2002

Overview
Works: 50 works in 73 publications in 1 language and 4,175 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Biography  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Author
Classifications: E185.97.H24, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Lee
Roots by Alex Haley( Visual )

10 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 2,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A black American's search for his family roots, covering over 100 years of American history from the Old South through the era of Reconstruction
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 362 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 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laughter, romance and rockin' good times are just what the doctor ordered. He falls for a social worker, but this guitar playing doc will be playing a different tune when he discovers his would-be girlfriend isn't who-or what-she seems
Mark Twain's The adventures of Huckleberry Finn( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 163 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 60 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 57 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. In the first episode, African tribal culture is shown, and Kinte and others are caught and loaded into a slave ship for the trip to America
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 )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 56 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 )

3 editions published between 1992 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
Roots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 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 47 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 45 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 41 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 27 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

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
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
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 III

Lee, James Henderson, III, 1923-2002

Languages
English (43)

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