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Erman, John 1935-

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Most widely held works by John Erman
Roots by John Erman( Visual )

29 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,945 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, the next generations( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuation of the chronicle of Alex Haley's family history, covering from 1882 through the 1970's
Victoria & Albert( Visual )

32 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moving romantic story of two lovers who create an intimate private world amidst the pomp and politics of the court of St. James. This epic miniseries shows us a Victoria that we have never seen before--not the staid and stately old matron cloaked in black--but a young, passonate, sensual Victoria who takes command of the throne and falls head over heels in love with the dashing German prince who will father her six children
Queen( Visual )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 736 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
Breathing lessons by Anne Tyler( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What begins as a two-hour road trip to a neighboring town turns into an all-day adventure for Ira and Maggie Moran
Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ellen Foster is taken in by reluctant relatives after the death of her mother. Her resilience in spite of set-backs eventually draws her to the woman who will return her love and be her "new mama."
Scarlett : the sequel to Gone with the wind, the greatest love story ever told by John Erman( Visual )

26 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic action-packed sequel of international scope to Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind
Star trek, the original series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space is our final frontier. In the 23rd century, The U.S.S. Enterprise embarks on a five year mission to explore the galaxy. The Enterprise is under the command of Captain James T. Kirk, whose First Officer is Mr. Spock, from the planet Vulcan. The Chief Medical Officer is Dr. Leonard 'Bones' McCoy. With a determined crew of 430, the Enterprise encounters Klingons, Romulans, time paradoxes and genetic supermen. Their mission is to explore strange new worlds, to seek new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before
Candles on Bay Street( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen-year-old Dee Dee thought the world outside her small hometown was magical and she couldn't wait to leave. For the thirteen years she's been away, the single mother has been telling her son Trooper stories about the magical town she grew up in
The Blackwater lightship( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man in the final stages of AIDS is cared for by his sister and mother and grandmother
An early frost( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a gay lawyer is diagnosed with AIDS, he copes with coming out to his family and colleagues as they deal with their own prejudices
The boys next door( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four mentally challenged men share a house and with the help of a social worker learn to cope with the ups and downs of daily life through laughter, love, & joy
Roots : the complete collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roots, adapted from the Alex Haley novel that 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 boy's abduction in Africa to America and continued throughout the generations that followed
The boys next door by Tom Griffin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four-mentally challenged men sharing a home look to their social worker, Jack, to steer them through the pitfalls of living on their own and help them make sense of a mixed-up world. As Jack and his boys face the ups and downs of daily life, they discover the magic of laughter, the power of love and the joy of taming the urban jungle together
The attic : the hiding of Anne Frank by Miep Gies( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and French and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the World War II Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, Miep Gies risks everything she has to hide two Jewish families in the attic over the office where she works. She was their lifeline - provider of food and gentle encouragement - and it was through her courageous actions that Anne's diary was preserved and lives on today
Queen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the period of the Civil War, Queen, daughter of a slave and a plantation owner, searches for a home in the two cultures of her heritage - and at times is shunned by both
Roots, the next generations, Episode 1( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuation of the chronicle of Alex Haley's family history, covering from 1882 through the 1970's. Part 6 of a seven part series, finds restless Alex leaving college and enrolling in the Coast Guard. During World War II service in the Pacific, he discovers his gift for writing and decides to make journalism his livelihood. His single-minded career pursuit costs him his marriage to Nan
The outer limits. the original series( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology type science fiction television program with a different cast each week
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 113 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
Stella by John Erman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a brief relationship with a young doctor, Stella, a tough and fiercely independent woman, discovers she's pregnant. Too proud to accept the doctor's marriage proposal, Stella raises her daughter Jenny alone, and through the years the two share a very special relationship until Stella realizes she cannot provide Jenny with the advantages her wealthy father can
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identitySampson, Bill, 1935-

Erman, John M. 1935-

John Erman 1935; American television and film director, actor and producer

John Erman Amerikaans televisieregisseur

John Erman réalisateur américain

John Erman regista statunitense

Sampson, Bill.

Sampson, Bill 1935-

Эрман, Джон

جان ارمن

Languages
English (167)

German (4)

Spanish (4)

French (3)

Italian (2)

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Roots, the next generationsVictoria & AlbertQueenBreathing lessonsScarlett : the sequel to Gone with the wind, the greatest love story ever toldAn early frostRoots, the next generations