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Williams, Billy Dee 1937-

Overview
Works: 305 works in 774 publications in 4 languages and 25,862 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Biography  Radio plays  History  Star Wars fiction  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Singer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Billy Dee Williams
Star Wars ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 2,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the rebel leaders map their strategy for an attack on the Emperor's new Death Star, Han Solo remains frozen and imprisoned in the desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, who is also keeping Princess Leia as a slave. Meanwhile, Luke Skywalker, now a master of The Force, rescues his friends but cannot become a true Jedi Knight until he wages his own crucial battle against his evil father, Darth Vader, who has sworn to win him over to the Dark Side
Star Wars trilogy by George Lucas ( Visual )
37 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science fiction tales of derring-do, heroism and romance. Set in the future, they relate the adventures of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo as they battle the forces of the evil Imperial Army
Star Wars by Irvin Kershner ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millenium Falcon, Luke travels to Dagobah in search of Yoda. Only with the Jedi Master's help will Luke survive when the dark side of the Force beckons him into an ultimate duel with Darth Vader
Batman by Sam Hamm ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 1,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Batman faces the Joker for the first time
The Empire strikes back by George Lucas ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millennium Falcon, Luke travels to Dagobah in search of Yoda. Only with the Jedi Master's help will Luke survive when the dark side of the Force beckons him into an ultimate duel with Darth Vader
Brian's song ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in English and held by 1,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama about the deep friendship between Gale Sayers, black halfback for the Chicago Bears, and his white teammate, Brian Piccolo, who died of cancer in 1970
Star wars by George Lucas ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Return of the Jedi by George Lucas ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the Rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger and dreaded, Death Star, Han Solo remains frozen and imprisoned in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping Princess Leia as a slave girl. Now a master of The Force, Luke Skywalker rescues his friends, but he cannot become a true Jedi Knight until he wages his own crucial battle against Darth Vader who has sworn to win Luke over to the Dark Side of The Force
Lady sings the blues by Diana Ross ( Visual )
23 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diana Ross stars in this musical drama charting the life of Billie Holiday, a life tormented by racism and drug abuse
Star wars ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fleeing the evil Galactic Empire, the rebels abandon their new base on Hoth. Princess Leia, Han Solo, R2-D2 and C-3P0 escape in the damaged Millennium Falcon. Later, on Bespin, they are captured by Lord Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, meanwhile, follows Ben Kenobi's posthumous command and receives Jedi training by Yoda on Dagobah
LEGO Star wars ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Phantom clone: Yoda and his Padawan students must prevent Darth Sidious from creating a new super weapon--an enhanced Sith clone named Jek-14
Undercover brother ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Undercover Brother uses gadgets and disguises to steal from the rich and give to the poor. His activities are discovered by the B.R.O.T.H.E.R.H.O.O.D., a spy organization devoted to subverting The Man and his henchman, Mr. Feather, who use their power over the media to demean black people and destroy racial unity. The spy organization is run by The Chief. When a popular black political figure calls a press conference, presumably to announce his presidential candidacy, he instead announces that he's opening a chain of fried chicken restaurants. The agency rightly suspects foul play
Batman by Tim Burton ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Batman begins his protection of Gotham City, pitted against a corrupt police force, mob gangsters and the worst villian of all-- The Joker
Fanboys by Kyle Newman ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four diehard Star Wars fans take a road trip to break into the ranch owned by George Lucas to steal a copy of Star Wars: Episode I before it's released, in order to fulfill a dying friend's wish
Martin's big words the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martin's big words: Using quotes from some of his beloved speeches, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. comes to life in this profound and important biography about beliefs and dreams and following one's heart. John Henry: Based on the famous African-American folk ballad, this story tells of the legendary contest between a spirited man with a hammer and a steam drill to build a tunnel through the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia. Seven candles for Kwanzaa: This unique African-American holiday commemorates the strength of family ties, respect for ancestors, commitment to the growth of community and gratitude for life's bounties
Giraffes can't dance by Giles Andreae ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gerald the giraffe is too clumsy to dance with all the other animals at the Jungle Dance, until he finds the right music
The empire strikes back the radio drama by Brian Daley ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the makers of Star Wars: The Radio Drama comes another breathtaking fable for the mind's eye. This extended version of The Empire Strikes Back sweeps you once more into a dazzling realm of imagination that is beyond the reach of cinema for an adventure you'll never forget
Mahogany ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poor girl is a success when she becomes a world-famous fashion model and designer. But at the same time, she yearns for her boyfriend back home
PSI/Net by Billy Dee Williams ( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Former Air Force Major Trent Calloway just wants to forget about his past, especially the tragedy that changed his life when he was involved in a government remote-viewing project. With his marriage ruined in the aftermath of his psychic spying, he wanders the Southwest, occasionally guiding river-rafting tours. And then suddenly his painful past returns and threatens to damage him again."--BOOK JACKET. "It seems that he was being drugged during his remote-viewing sessions years ago. Now the drug is causing ever-increasing side effects in him and in the other government psychic spies he worked with - their psychic abilities are still expanding at frightening rates."--BOOK JACKET. "The unknown drug he and the other psychic spies unwittingly took has bound them together in a deadly psychic nexus: a "PSI net." Calloway must fight for his life - and his sanity - as he battles for the security of the United States and its people."--Jacket
The Bingo Long traveling all-stars & motor kings ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of independent renegade players travel around the Midwest looking for that big home run while playing baseball in the 1930's Negro League
 
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Alternative Names
Williams, William H.
Languages
English (287)
Spanish (3)
German (2)
French (1)
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