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Brown, Blair

Overview
Works: 453 works in 1,498 publications in 5 languages and 55,933 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Documentary television programs  Juvenile works  Science fiction television programs  Television series  History  Documentary films  Historical television programs 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Commentator, Director, nar, Interviewee, Author, Recipient
Classifications: PS3570.Y45, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Blair Brown
 
Most widely held works by Blair Brown
Number the stars by Lois Lowry( Recording )

46 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 2,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen and her best friend Ellen Rosen often think of life before the war. It's now 1943 and their life in Copenhagen is filled with school, food shortages, and the Nazi soldiers marching through town. When the Jews of Denmark are "relocated," Ellen moves in with the Johansens and pretends to be one of the family. Soon Annemarie is asked to go on a dangerous mission to save Ellen's life
The secret life of the brain( Visual )

20 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourth in a five-part series that presents recent research on the brain. This episode looks at the adult brain. Explores the critical interplay between reason and emotion and what happens when the balance between the two brain regions that handle them goes awry. Because of a stroke, Marvin Bateman has lost his ability to connect with other people and has difficulty making decisions. Another man, Johny Cortez, suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and has panic attacks. Writer and psychologist Lauren Slater has been plagued with life-long depression, but believes that abuse suffered as a child made the condition worse
The Buddha by David Grubin( Visual )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life of the Buddha and presents the tenets of Buddhism
Digging to America : [a novel] by Anne Tyler( Recording )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Korean baby girls are adopted by two very different American families who meet for the first time when the girls first arrive at Baltimore/Washington International Airport. The differences between the parenting styles, one a middle class, white American couple, the other Iranian-American, showcase how cultural identity is defined and developed in the U.S
Dogville by Lars von Trier( Visual )

40 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth
The senator's wife by Sue Miller( Recording )

19 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meri is newly married, pregnant, and standing on the cusp of her life as a wife and mother, recognizing with some terror the gap between reality and expectation. Delia Naughton - wife of the two-term liberal senator Tom Naughton - is Meri's new neighbor in the adjacent New England town house. Delia's husband's chronic infidelity has been an open secret in Washington circles, but despite the complexity of their relationship, the bond between them remains strong. What keeps people together, even in the midst of profound betrayal?"--Container
Back when we were grownups by Anne Tyler( Recording )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beck Davitch, a fifty-three-year-old party planner, suddenly questions her identity and attempts to regain the youthful wisdom she had before she was swept into marriage by a charismatic older divorcee--and father of three--thirty years ago
Destination America( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Destination America looks at the driving forces that have compelled individuals to immigrate to America and, in particular, the immigration of women who have come to this country in search of opportunity and basic human rights denied them in their homelands
The amateur marriage : [a novel] by Anne Tyler( Recording )

25 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hastily married during the uncertainty of World War II, Pauline and Michael soon realize that they are sadly mismatched. Years later, when their 17-year-old daughter disappears, the estranged couple must rescue their grandson Pagan from Haight Ashbury and raise him themselves
Fringe( Visual )

22 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three unlikely colleagues - a beautiful young FBI agent, a brilliant scientist who's spent the last seventeen years in a mental institution, and the scientist's sardonic son - investigate a series of bizarre deaths and disasters known as 'the pattern.' Someone is using our world as an experimental lab. And all clues lead to Massive Dynamic, a shadowy global corporation that may be more powerful than any nation
Last kiss by Luanne Rice( Recording )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hubbard's Point, Connecticut. Nearly a year after the death of eighteen-year-old Charlie, singer-songwriter Sheridan Rosslare still hasn't played a note of the music that was once her life's passion. Tucked away in the beach house where she raised her only child, she lives with her memories of him and a grief too big to share even with her beloved sisters or her dear friend Stevie Moore. Nor can Stevie comfort Charlie's heartbroken girlfriend, Nell Kilvert, whom she regards as a daughter. Nell won't rest until she finds out what really happened to the boy she loved. Out of the past she summons a man she believes cares enough, and is tough enough, to uncover the truth--Sheridan's long-ago soul mate, Gavin Dawson.--From publisher description
Altered states by William Hurt( Visual )

39 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research scientist Eddie Jessup uses a combination of sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic drugs to explore altered states of consciousness, enduring physical and psychological changes that start to draw him backwards through evolution
Inés of my soul by Isabel Allende( Recording )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Inés Suárez, a Spanish conquistadora who toiled to build the nationa of Chile. Born into a poor family in Spain, Inés works hard to make ends meet. It is the sixteenth century, and when her shifless husband disappears to the New World, Inés uses the opportunity to search for him as an excuse to flee her stifling homeland and seek adventure. After her treacherous journey takes her to Peru, she leanrs that her husband had died in battle. Soon, she begins a fiery love affair with a man who will change the chourse of her life: Pedro de Valdivia, war hero and field marshal to the famed Francisco Pizarro
Olive's ocean by Kevin Henkes( Recording )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a summer visit to her grandmother's cottage by the ocean, twelve-year-old Martha gains perspective on the death of a classmate, on her relationship with her grandmother, on her feelings for an older boy, and on her plans to be a writer
Fringe by Joshua Jackson( Visual )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and French and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Return to explore the boundaries of a mysterious mythology that holds millions of viewers in its hypnotic grasp. Season 2 of Fringe contains worlds (and alternate worlds) of excitement complete with shape shifters, cryonic heads, belly-dwelling beasts and people who turn to ashes before our eyes. But the overarching narrative takes three clandestine FBI agents - Olivia Dunham, Peter Bishop and Walter Bishop - through a mind-bending investigation of a parallel reality that threatens to destroy ours"--Container
The Jewish Americans by Andrew. ; Fabian, Rhonda. ; Baber, Jerry Schlessinger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the 350 year saga of immigrants who gradually wove themselves into the fabric of American life without abandoning their traditions
Fringe by Joshua Jackson( Visual )

13 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and French and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fringe team escapes from the parallel universe, except for Olivia, trapped in the other world and replaced in ours by her double, who turns Peter and Olivia's tentative relationship into a love affair
Fringe( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who are you? After sacrificing himself to save both worlds, Peter mysteriously returns to ours. But he has been forgotten, by Olivia, by Walter, by everyone. It's as if he never existed. At the same time, shapeshifters controlled by an unknown master begin an onslaught of destruction, and now the two former enemy universes must cooperate to defy a common foe. Fringe's thrilling 22-episode fourth season continues the inspired series' synthesis of astounding phenomena and baffling secrets
Zorro by Isabel Allende( Recording )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between California and Barcelona, the persona of Zorro is formed, a great hero is born and the legend begins. After many adventures, Diego de la Vega, a.k.a. Zorro, returns to America to reclaim the hacienda on which he was raised and to seek justice for all who cannot fight for it themselves
Marie Antoinette( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is more to the story of Marie Antoinette than the simplistic tale of how a frivolous sovereign helped provoke the uprising that became the French Revolution. She was, in fact, a tender-hearted, complex woman, whose tragic awakening came too late to save her from the guillotine. Without losing sight of the dire inequities in 18th century France, this program paints a surprising portrait in which Marie Antoinette emerges as a sympathetic and, in the end, courageous figure
 
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Digging to America : [a novel]The senator's wifeBack when we were grownupsThe amateur marriage : [a novel]FringeLast kissAltered statesInés of my soul
Alternative Names
Blair Brown actrice américaine

Blair Brown actriu estatunidenca

Blair Brown actriz estadounidense

Blair Brown ameerika näitleja

Blair Brown American actress

Blair Brown Amerikaans actrice

Blair Brown amerikai színésznő

Blair Brown amerikāņu aktieris

Blair Brown attrice statunitense

Blair Brown dramatan Lamerikänik

Blair Brown US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Blair Brown Usana aktoro

Blair Brown usona aktoro

Blair Brown yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijä

Brown, Bonnie Blair.

Brown, Bonnie Blair 1946-

Блэр Браун американская актриса театра и кино

בלייר בראון

בלייר בראון שחקנית אמריקאית

بلیر براون

بلیر براون بازیگر آمریکایی

بلیئر براؤن

블레어 브라운

ブレア・ブラウン

布萊兒·布朗

布萊爾·布朗

Languages
English (369)

French (7)

German (3)

Spanish (1)

Russian (1)