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Erman, John 1935-

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

39 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,233 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, the next generations( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 988 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
The Queen by Stephen Frears( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 841 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 650 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
Breathing lessons by Anne Tyler( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 622 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
Victoria & Albert( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 609 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, passionate, 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
Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons( Visual )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 520 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."
The boys next door by Panola College( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 411 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
Candles on Bay Street( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2019 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single mom returns to her hometown in Maine after a lengthy absence, posing a potential threat to the marriage of her old high school flame and his wife
Star trek, the original series( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 350 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
Scarlett : [based on the sequel to Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the wind by Alexandra Ripley] by John Erman( Visual )

31 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The parallel paths of Scarlett and Rhett Butler take them from the social swirl of post-war Savannah to London's high society in this sequel to Gone with the wind
The Blackwater lightship( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 314 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 by CTV Network( Visual )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 274 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 )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and French and held by 241 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
Roots( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legacy of Roots, part two. Alex Haley interview episode from the "Talking with David Frost" series -- The struggle to make "Roots"--Connecting with the past -- Levar Burton's original screen test
Victoria & Albert by Ron Arad( Visual )

22 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 210 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
The last best year( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman with less than a year to live seeks guidance from a psychologist in order to confront her fears and make peace with her past. The two women form a strong bond of friendship. "A classic tearjerker in the tradition of Beaches and Terms of Endearment"--Container
Scarlett : the sequel to Gone with the wind, the greatest love story ever told( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic action-packed sequel of international scope to Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind
Stella( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 129 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 in 2007 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology type science fiction television program with a different cast each week
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identitySampson, Bill, 1935-

Erman, John M. 1935-

John Erman Amerikaans televisieregisseur

John Erman réalisateur américain

John Erman regista statunitense

Sampson, Bill.

Sampson, Bill 1935-

Джон Ерман американски телевизионен и филмов режисьор, актьор и продуцент

Эрман, Джон

جان ارمن

約翰·厄曼

Languages
English (195)

German (5)

French (5)

Spanish (5)

Italian (3)