skip to content
Roots, the next generations, Episode 2 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Roots, the next generations, Episode 2

Author: Stan MarguliesDavid L WolperDorian HarewoodPaul KosloMarc SingerAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1992]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Continuation of the chronicle of Alex Haley's family history, covering from 1882 through the 1970's. Part 2 of a seven part series, finds the struggle for true freedom continuing. An unfair literacy test impedes Tom's right to vote ... and hard-luck Lee is murdered as an axample to others. The courtship of Tom's daughter Cynthia and Will Palmer is a tender counterpoint to the violence. Their first child Bertha  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Drama
Biography Drama
Named Person: Alex Haley; Haley family; Kinte family; Alex Haley; Haley family.; Kinte family.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Stan Margulies; David L Wolper; Dorian Harewood; Paul Koslo; Marc Singer; Stan Shaw; Georg Stanford Brown; John Erman; Alex Haley
ISBN: 0790714701 9780790714707
OCLC Number: 29323167
Notes: 12631.
Based on the books Roots and Search and additional material by Alex Haley.
Videocassette release of the c1978 television miniseries; originally broadcast Feb. 18-23 and 25, 1979 by the ABC Television Network.
Recorded in hi-fi; digitally processed.
Credits: Director, John Erman [and others]; teleplay, Ernest Kinoy [and others]; music, Gerald Fried.
Cast: Dorian Harewood, Paul Koslo, Marc Singer, Stan Shaw, Henry Fonda, Richard Thomas, Irene Cara, Ruby Dee, Georg Stanford Brown.
Description: 1 videocassette (95 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Roots: the next generations.
Roots
Responsibility: producer, Stan Margulies ; a David L. Wolper production in association with Warner Bros. Television.

Abstract:

Continuation of the chronicle of Alex Haley's family history, covering from 1882 through the 1970's. Part 2 of a seven part series, finds the struggle for true freedom continuing. An unfair literacy test impedes Tom's right to vote ... and hard-luck Lee is murdered as an axample to others. The courtship of Tom's daughter Cynthia and Will Palmer is a tender counterpoint to the violence. Their first child Bertha George will become the mother of Alex Haley.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/29323167> # Roots, the next generations, Episode 2
    a bgn:VHS, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "29323167" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Place/burbank_ca> ; # Burbank, CA
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#CreativeWork/works> ; # Works.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/kinte_family> ; # Kinte family.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/929.2/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/haley_family> ; # Haley family.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Topic/african_americans> ; # African Americans
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/haley_alex> ; # Alex Haley
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> ; # African Americans
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/21740000> ; # Stan Shaw
   schema:actor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/singer_marc> ; # Marc Singer
   schema:actor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/brown_georg_stanford> ; # Georg Stanford Brown
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/24276368> ; # Paul Koslo
   schema:actor <http://viaf.org/viaf/34659782> ; # Dorian Harewood
   schema:alternateName "Roots" ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/margulies_stan> ; # Stan Margulies
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/wolper_david_l> ; # David L. Wolper
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/haley_alex> ; # Alex Haley
   schema:datePublished "1992" ;
   schema:description "Continuation of the chronicle of Alex Haley's family history, covering from 1882 through the 1970's. Part 2 of a seven part series, finds the struggle for true freedom continuing. An unfair literacy test impedes Tom's right to vote ... and hard-luck Lee is murdered as an axample to others. The courtship of Tom's daughter Cynthia and Will Palmer is a tender counterpoint to the violence. Their first child Bertha George will become the mother of Alex Haley."@en ;
   schema:director <http://viaf.org/viaf/113685907> ; # John Erman
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1863223858> ; # Roots: the next generations. Episode 2.
   schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Roots, the next generations, Episode 2"@en ;
   schema:productID "29323167" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/29323167#PublicationEvent/burbank_ca_warner_home_video_1992> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Agent/warner_home_video> ; # Warner Home Video
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780790714707> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/29323167> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Agent/warner_home_video> # Warner Home Video
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Warner Home Video" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/brown_georg_stanford> # Georg Stanford Brown
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Brown" ;
   schema:givenName "Georg Stanford" ;
   schema:name "Georg Stanford Brown" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/haley_family> # Haley family.
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:name "Haley family." ;
   schema:name "Haley family" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/kinte_family> # Kinte family.
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:name "Kinte family." ;
   schema:name "Kinte family" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/margulies_stan> # Stan Margulies
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Margulies" ;
   schema:givenName "Stan" ;
   schema:name "Stan Margulies" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/singer_marc> # Marc Singer
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Singer" ;
   schema:givenName "Marc" ;
   schema:name "Marc Singer" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1863223858#Person/wolper_david_l> # David L. Wolper
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Wolper" ;
   schema:givenName "David L." ;
   schema:name "David L. Wolper" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/799558> # African Americans
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "African Americans"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/113685907> # John Erman
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1935" ;
   schema:familyName "Erman" ;
   schema:givenName "John" ;
   schema:name "John Erman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/21740000> # Stan Shaw
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1952" ;
   schema:familyName "Shaw" ;
   schema:givenName "Stan" ;
   schema:name "Stan Shaw" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/24276368> # Paul Koslo
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Koslo" ;
   schema:givenName "Paul" ;
   schema:name "Paul Koslo" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34659782> # Dorian Harewood
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Harewood" ;
   schema:givenName "Dorian" ;
   schema:name "Dorian Harewood" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1863223858> # Roots: the next generations. Episode 2.
   schema:name "Roots: the next generations. Episode 2."@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780790714707>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0790714701" ;
   schema:isbn "9780790714707" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.