WorldCat Identities

Burton, LeVar

Overview
Works: 2,088 works in 3,697 publications in 3 languages and 90,581 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  History  Television mini-series  Science fiction television programs  Fiction  Biographical television programs  Children's films  Television series 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author, Narrator, Performer, Host, Producer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by LeVar Burton
Roots by John Erman( Visual )

48 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eight part series, which chronicles a black man's search for his heritage and reveals an epic panorama of America's past
Star trek, first contact by Jonathan Frakes( Visual )

35 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They call themselves the Borg--a half-organic, half-machine collective with a sole purpose: to conquer and assimilate all races. Led by their seductive and sadistic queen, the Borg are headed to earth with a devious plan to alter history. Picard's last encounter with the Borg almost killed him. Now, he wants vengeance
Star Trek, Nemesis by Patrick Stewart( Visual )

33 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 1,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Called to the neutral zone to help negotiate peace between the Romulans and the Federation, Picard and the crew of the Enterprise are confronted by the mysterious new Romulan Praetor Shinzon, a man who claims to be Picard's clone, and who plans to lead a Romulan attack on the Federation
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis( Recording )

27 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ordinary interactions and everyday routines of the Watsons, an African American family living in Flint, Michigan, are drastically changed after they go to visit Grandma in Alabama in the summer of 1963
Star trek insurrection by Gene Roddenberry( Visual )

33 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Picard must weigh orders from Starfleet command against the Prime Directive, with the fate of a paradise-like world at stake
Star trek, generations( Visual )

24 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The skipper of the fourth U.S.S. Enterprise is Jean-Luc Picard who is sent to investigate a massacre at a science outpost. The only survivor is Dr. Soran, who perpetrated the event to cover up his invention: a bomb he launched into a nearby sun, exploding it. As Soran escapes with Klingon cronies, Picard learns that Soran's plan is to summon a heavenly energy ribbon called the Nexus. Attempting to stop Soran, Picard ends up inside the Nexus, where he discovers former Captain James T. Kirk, who was believed to have been killed in an accident seventy-eight years earlier
Richard Wright's Almos' a man by Richard Wright( Visual )

18 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the short story by Richard Wright. A black teenage farm worker believes that owning a gun is a mark of maturity
Digging up dinosaurs by Aliki( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Digging up dinosaurs, by Aliki. Host LeVar Burton sets off in his jeep to explore the mystery surrounding the life and death of the dinosaur
Aftermath by LeVar Burton( Book )

10 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel on an America torn by race wars where black people are kidnaped to serve as body-part donors. The heroine is a woman who invents a machine that increases the body's immune system to the point where disease is conquered
Blizzard by LeVar Burton( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and French and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl, sad when her best friend moves away, rekindles her holiday spirit as her aunt tells her a tale of a young ice skater, an enchanted reindeer and their heartwarming story of friendship
Star trek, the next generation( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the original broadcast episodes from the first season of Star trek, the next generation
Gregory the terrible eater by Mitchell Sharmat( Visual )

21 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A very picky eater, Gregory the goat refuses the usual goat diet of shoes and tin cans in favor of fruits, vegetables, eggs, and orange juice
Star trek, the next generation( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the original broadcast episodes from the second season of Star trek, the next generation
Star trek, the next generation( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the original broadcast episodes from the seventh season of Star trek, the next generation
The autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. by Martin Luther King( Recording )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and times of the Civil Rights leader, Martin Luther King, Jr., drawn from a comprehensive collection of writings, recordings, and documentary materials
Star trek, the next generation( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the original broadcast episodes from the third season of Star trek, the next generation
Transformers rescue bots( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic Transformers are joining the Rescue Bots team! The Rescue Bots, Chase, Heatwave, Blades and Bolder, are charged with the important task of protecting the town of Griffin Rock. Now, they are joined by Optimus Prime and Bumblebee to face any threat that comes to Griffin Rock, including the Autobots₂ nemesis, the Decepticons!
Star trek, the next generation( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the original broadcast episodes from the fourth season of Star trek, the next generation
Our friend, Martin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authentic historical footage is blended with colorful animations as students learn about the civil rights leader who challenged all Americans to turn his dream of freedom into reality
The rhino who swallowed a storm by LeVar Burton( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a tactic Mica Mouse's father uses, too. He tells Mica the story of a brave little rhino who discovers that, with the help of friends and family, compassion and love, he can get through anything
 
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Alternative Names
Burton, Le Var

Burton Levar 1957-....

Burton, Levardis Robert Martyn

Burton, Levardis Robert Martyn 1957-

LeVar Burton acteur et cinéaste américain

LeVar Burton aktor amerykański

LeVar Burton Amerikaans filmacteur

LeVar Burton amerikansk skuespiller

LeVar Burton attore e regista statunitense

LeVar Burton director de cine estadounidense

LeVar Burton US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Regisseur und Autor

Левар Бартон

Левар Бъртън

לוואר ברטון

לוואר ברטון שחקן אמריקאי

لوار بارتون بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی

ლევარ ბარტონი

레바 버턴

レヴァー・バートン

勒瓦·伯顿

勒瓦爾·布林頓

Languages
English (347)

French (9)

Spanish (2)

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Star trek, first contactStar Trek, NemesisThe Watsons go to Birmingham--1963Star trek insurrectionAftermathBlizzardStar trek, the next generationGregory the terrible eaterThe autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr.