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Vlacos, Alex

Overview
Works: 6 works in 9 publications in 2 languages and 525 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Biographical television programs  Drama  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: E605, 973.782
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alex Vlacos
Rebel : Loreta Velazquez, secret soldier of the American Civil War( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1861, at the outbreak of the American Civil War, a teenager from New Orleans headed to the front lines. Under the alias Harry T. Buford, he fought at First Bull Run, was wounded at Shiloh, and served as a Confederate spy. By 1863, Buford was working for the Union. But Buford harbored a secret: he was really Loreta Velazquez, a Cuban immigrant from New Orleans
Walker Percy : a documentary film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film follows Percy's life from his youth iin Alabama-- where he was first confromted by his family's history of depression-- to his prolonged hospitalizations for tuberculosis, and his eventual success as a novelist. Interviewees discuss Walker's thoughts on faith, philosophy, and literature. Interviewees include: Bertram Wyatt-Brown, Robert Coles, Town Cowan, Paul Elie, Rhonda Fuast, Richard Ford, Linda Whitney Hobson, Walter Isaacson, Bunt Percy, Phin Percy, Ben C. Toledano, Marcus Smith, and Jay Tolson. The film also makes use of archival interviews with Percy as well as home movie footage of the author. container
Ruby in paradise by Victor Nunez( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this homage to Jane Austen's Northanger Abbey, Ruby Lee Gissing, having left the mountains of Tennessee, arrives in the Florida resort town of Panama City Beach during the offseason to make a fresh start. Adventure, excitement, love--and trouble--are all waiting for this young woman
Ruby en el paraíso Ruby in paradise( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruby es una joven que decide hacer un cambio radical en su vida, abandonando su monótona existencia en las duras montañas de Tennessee y trasladándose a la estación balnearia de Palm City Beach, Florida. Al llegar fuera de temporada, encuentra la localidad casi desierta, con unos personajes que dejan pasar los días en espera de la llegada de turistas
Bach to rock( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret soldier : the story of Loreta Velazquez, American Civil War soldier and spy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1861, at the outbreak of the American Civil War, a teenager from New Orleans headed to the front lines. Under the alias Harry T. Buford, he fought at First Bull Run, was wounded at Shiloh, and served as a Confederate spy. By 1863, Buford was working for the Union. But Buford harbored a secret: he was really Loreta Velazquez, a Cuban immigrant from New Orleans
 
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Audience level: 0.20 (from 0.19 for Rebel : Lo ... to 0.96 for Ruby en el ...)

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