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Uggams, Leslie

Overview
Works: 178 works in 258 publications in 3 languages and 6,799 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Film adaptations  Gangster films  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Lyricist, Host, Interviewee, Recipient
Classifications: E185.97.H24, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Leslie Uggams
Roots by Alex Haley ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,938 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. The series follows the struggle for freedom which began with the young man's abduction and was continued by his descendants
Song yet sung by James McBride ( Recording )
11 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In pre-Civil War Maryland a beautiful young runaway slave, Liz Spocott suffers a head wound and falls into a coma. When she awakens she can see the future which helps her and fellow slaves escape the slave-catchers
Backstairs at the White House ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Hallelujah, baby! [a new musical] by Jule Styne ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sesame Street ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leslie Uggams is celebrating Christmas on Sesame Street. But since Oscar the Grouch is being a right old scrooge, she decides to teach him a lesson by imploring Anne Murray, Imogen Coca and Dickie Smothers to pose as the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future. Have a hot cocoa with Henry Fonda. Michael Jackson helps Oscar to understand the Spirit of Christmas
Toe to toe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tosha is an African-American scholarship student from Anacostia, one of Washington`s poorest areas. Jesse is a troubled and promiscuous white girl from the ritzy suburbs of Maryland. The two forge a close and genuine bond on the lacrosse field, but their friendship unravels as they navigate through race and class-related obstacles. When Jesse and Tosha discover that they've both been dating the same boy, the conflict becomes explosive
Sugar Hill ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A successful Harlem heroin dealer tries to get out of the business after finding a new love interest, but his brother needs his help to fend off the mob and won't let him quit
The Leslie Uggams beauty book by Leslie Uggams ( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Puttin' on the ritz the great Hollywood musicals by Cincinnati Pops Orchestra ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and German and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Skyjacked ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Minneapolis-bound commercial air flight is hijacked to Russia by a deranged war vet. All that stands between the terrified passengers and doom is the steely resolve of Captain Hank O'Hara
Carol Channing, Leslie Uggams, Andrea McArdle in Jerry's Girls by Jerry Herman ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rodgers & Hammerstein's Pipe dream by Richard Rodgers ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 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
Roots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 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 50 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 )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 48 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 1992 in English and held by 47 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
Backstairs at the White House ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An intimate look at life in the White House through eight administrations as remembered by a mother and daughter who, between them, served as White House maids for 52 years
Roots ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 46 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 1992 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourth episode of an adaption 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. Kunta Kinte's daughter Kizzy is sold at age 16 to a new "Master" and bears his son, who grows up to become the fun-loving Chicken George. Kizzy, who has a strong resolve to keep her heritage alive, returns to her birthplace and learns of her parents' fates
 
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Languages
English (74)
German (2)
Spanish (1)
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