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Margulies, Stan

Overview
Works: 178 works in 351 publications in 2 languages and 14,503 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Motion pictures  Television mini-series 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Stan Margulies
 
Most widely held works by Stan Margulies
Willy Wonka & the chocolate factory by Roald Dahl( Visual )

51 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 4,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candy manufacturer Willy Wonka has a contest and hides five golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. All five ticket winners get a free tour of the mysterious Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of Wonka candy. Four of the children are nasty brats who are punished by Willie Wonka with various diabolical, but funny, methods. Only Charlie, a likeable child, wins the heart of the manufacturer
Roots by Alex Haley( Visual )

20 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 3,243 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 thorn birds by Colleen McCullough( Visual )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic story of a priest torn between God and human passion and a beautiful girl desiring only what she cannot have, spanning five decades of ambition, fear, longing and revenge, and set against the vast horizons of Australia's Outback
I will fight no more forever( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Nez Percé War of 1877, during which Chief Joseph & the Nez Percé Indians fought General Oliver Otis Howard & the U.S. Army for 108 consecutive days before finally surrendering on Oct. 8, 1877
Roots, the next generations( Visual )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 986 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
Those magnificent men in their flying machines : or, how I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours and 11 minutes( Visual )

11 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A newspaper publisher is convinced to sponsor an air race from London to Paris
Agatha Christie's Murder is easy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the train ride to Marylebone Station, American Luke Williams befriends elderly Lavinia Fullerton. She is en route to Scotland Yard to disclose the name of a murderer, and Luke soon finds himself caught up in a murder investigation
10,000 black men named George( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the formation of the first black-controlled union, the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Asa Philip Randolph, a black journalist establishes a voice for the forgotten workers of the Pullman Rail Company, were all black porters were simply named "George", after George Pullman, the first person to emply emancipated slaves
A Caribbean mystery( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's no vacation from crime-solving when a doctor-prescribed stay in the West Indies plunges shrewd Miss Marple into a Caribbean mystery
Roots the complete collection( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 215 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
If it's Tuesday, this must be Belgium by Mel Stuart( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny study of Americans abroad on a quickie tour
Those magnificent men in their flying machines, or, How I flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comic spoof of the misadventures of early airplane buffs in the story of the first airplane race between London and Paris in 1910
Roots( Visual )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 104 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 )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 67 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. Follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed. Episode 2. The shipboard rebellion, the vessel completes its voyage, and the Annapolis slave auction
Roots( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 59 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 )

4 editions published between 1990 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
Agatha Christie's Sparkling cyanide( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prominent attorney's wife dies of cyanide poisoning; but when he attempts to recreate the crime scene, he, too, is poisoned. The heiress to the estate is the prime suspect, but there have been apparent attempts on her life also
Roots( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 53 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 )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 51 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
 
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