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Burton, LeVar

Overview
Works: 1,078 works in 3,523 publications in 4 languages and 89,728 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction television programs  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  History  Television mini-series  Fiction  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Director, Author, Narrator, Performer, Host, Producer, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about LeVar Burton
Publications by LeVar Burton
Most widely held works by LeVar Burton
Star trek, first contact by Jonathan Frakes( visu )
189 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 4,735 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
Roots by Jawanza Kunjufu( visu )
79 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,950 libraries worldwide
An eight part series, which chronicles a black man's search for his heriDtage and reveals an epic panorama of America's past
Star Trek by J. J Abrams( visu )
246 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,631 libraries worldwide
Collects the original broadcast episodes from the sixth season of Star trek, the next generation
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis( Sound Recording )
25 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,923 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, Nemesis by Patrick Stewart( visu )
32 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,866 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
Richard Wright's Almos' a man by Richard Wright( visu )
18 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 1,015 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
Star trek, Voyager ( visu )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 904 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Captain Kathryn Janeway and her crew as they try to get home after a space probe beams them 75 light years away from Federation space
Digging up dinosaurs by Aliki( visu )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 892 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 at the Dinosaur National Monument
Our friend, Martin ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 865 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
Aftermath by LeVar Burton( Book )
10 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 775 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( visu )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 670 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
And the children shall lead by Emma Pullen( visu )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
In 1964 segregation is a reality in Catesville, Mississippi, but 12-year-old Rachel doesn't notice because she has many white friends. When a group of civil rights activists comes to town, the tension between black and white citizens grows. It's now up to Rachel and her friends to persuade the adults to overcome the racial barriers that divide them
Ready to learn ( visu )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
"When you hold a baby lovingly and talk, sing, or read to her, the emotional closeness and language experiences you provide are an important part of preparing her to learn when she is old enough for school. There are many things parents and caregivers can do to help build a child's literacy skills from the time he is born. This video provides helpful information about: The importance of communicating with your newborn, establishing reading routines, materials that prepare your child for reading and writing, activities to spark your child's interest in learning, the importance of quality childcare, incorporating literacy into everyday activities."--Container
Gregory the terrible eater by Mitchell Sharmat( visu )
25 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book Gregory, the terrible eater, by Mitchell Sharmat. A very picky eater, Gregory the goat refuses the usual goat diet staples of shoes and tin cans in favor of fruits, vegetables, eggs, and orange juice. Host LeVar Burton also visits a zoo to find out some surprising facts about the eating habits of goats and other animals
Booker by Feature Films for Families( visu )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Portrays Booker T. Washington's early life in the south during the closing days and aftermath of the Civil War, and shows the obstacles he overcomes to pursue his passion for learning
The autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr by Martin Luther King( Sound Recording )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 500 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
Stellaluna by Janell Cannon( visu )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
LeVar discovers a mysterious and fascinating world of nocturnal animals, and explores the not-so-silent world of slumber and dreams
Star trek, the next generation ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Collects the original broadcast episodes from the second season of Star trek, the next generation
The rhino who swallowed a storm by LeVar Burton( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 415 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
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 (644)
French (60)
Spanish (31)
German (5)
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