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Erman, John 1935-

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Most widely held works about John Erman
Most widely held works by John Erman
Roots by Jawanza Kunjufu( Visual )

51 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuation of the chronicle of Alex Haley's family history, covering from 1882 through the 1970's
Queen by Queen (Musical group)( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 887 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
Victoria & Albert by Ron Arad( Visual )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 842 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
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 731 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
Breathing lessons by Anne Tyler( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 708 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 )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having suffered abuse and misfortune for most of her life, a young girl searches for a better life and finally finds it in the home of a loving woman with several foster children
Scarlett the sequel to Gone with the wind, the greatest love story ever told by Margaret Mitchell( Visual )

34 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic action-packed sequel of international scope to Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind
The boys next door by Panola College( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 455 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
Star trek the motion picture by Robert Wise( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Federation Starship U.S.S. Enterprise is on routine training maneuvers, and Admiral James T. Kirk seems resigned to the fact that this may be his last space mission. But Khan--a brilliant renegade of 20th Century Earth--is setting a deadly trap for his old enemy Kirk
The Blackwater lightship by E man( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 296 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 attic the hiding of Anne Frank by Miep Gies( Visual )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and French and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the World War II Nazi occupation of the Netherlands, Miep Gies hides 2 Jewish families in the attic over the office where she works. Soon after the Allies land in France, Nazi officials discover the hiding place and remove its occupants to concentration camps. Among the ransacked remains, Miep finds Anne Frank's diary. After the war, she presents it to Otto Frank
Roots the complete collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 225 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
Stella by Michael Cacoyannis( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 121 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
The outer limits. the original series( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology type science fiction television program with a different cast each week
A Streetcar Named Desire by Elia Kazan( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blanche Dubois arrives in New Orleans to stay with her sister Stella and comes into conflict with her forceful, brutish brother-in-law, setting the stage for her destruction. "In this powerful remake ... Tennessee Williams has restored the explosive sexuality and controversy that had been restricted in earlier versions."--Box
Neil Simon's The Sunshine Boys by John Erman( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willie Clark has not spoken to his comedy partner Al Lewis for eight years, but the offer of a screen test with Warner Bros. brings them together
Victoria & Albert( Visual )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kept isolated from the court by her domineering mother, Victoria seems unprepared for the throne when King William IV dies. But the teenage queen shows surprising strength and resolve, defying her mother's schemes to seize power, and puts her full faith in the political counsel of Lord Melbourne, the Prine Minister--an alliance that would prove troublesome in the future."--Container
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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

English (211)

German (13)

Spanish (13)

French (7)

Italian (2)

QueenVictoria & AlbertRoots, the next generationsBreathing lessonsScarlett the sequel to Gone with the wind, the greatest love story ever toldAn early frost