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Brown, Georg Stanford

Overview
Works: 149 works in 226 publications in 2 languages and 8,241 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Television programs  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Georg Stanford Brown
Publications by Georg Stanford Brown
Most widely held works by Georg Stanford Brown
Roots by Alex Haley( visu )
15 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 2,995 libraries worldwide
The legacy of Roots, part two. Alex Haley interview episode from the "Talking with David Frost" series -- The struggle to make "Roots"--Connecting with the past -- Levar Burton's original screen test
Bullitt by Peter Yates( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
A star witness in a controversial court case is murdered, and the police detective assigned to guard him goes after the killers himself
North and South by John Jakes( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
This saga follows two families - the Hazards, from the North, and the Mains, from the South - through their changing fortunes at home and the harsh realities of the battlefields. When the South surrenders at the end of the Civil War, the families are reunited once again in friendship. In the final installment, the two families continue through Post-Civil War Reconstruction into pioneer Indian territories
The reading room ( visu )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
Fulfilling his beloved wife's dying wish, a man restores an abandoned building they own into a reading room for a depressed community notorious for its ineffectual high school and street gangs. He is determined to give them a sense of self-respect
Hallmark Entertainment collector's set ( visu )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Ordinary miracles: A troubled teen who has bounced from one foster home to another goes to live with a judge who's struggling with the disarray of her own life; together they rediscover the joy and miracle of being alive
The long shot believe in courage ( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Abandoned by her husband, neglected by her mother, and doubted by her daughter, a young woman must take advantage of life's second chances to prover herself to all of them ... Equestrian and single mother Annie Garrett finds a new life on a Colorado horse farm as a groomer and trainer. Haunted by the death of her sister, once a budding rider as well, Annie hopes to make amends with the past and make her dreams come true by entering a riding contest--until tragedy befalls her beloved horse. The Long Shot is an adventure of the heart for the entire family, proving that miracles can happen if you have the courage to make them come true
Angel in the family ( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Fielder's Choice: Life is perfectly uncomplicated for promising advertising executive Phillip Fielder until his sister Jill unexpectedly dies, leaving him with temporary custody of his autistic eight-year-old nephew that he barely knows
Police Squad. the complete series ( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and French and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Features the crime-solving adventures of Detective Frank Drebin, a Sergeant Lieutenant Captain of Police Squad, a special division of the police department. Together Drebin and his boss, Captain Ed Hocken, crack the toughest cases in the big city, encountering sight-gags, slapstick, puns, and non-sequiturs along the way
The wild bunch by Sam Peckinpah( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
The brutal story of violent men who lived during the Mexican revolution in the year 1913. It portrays a band of magnificent losers in a dying lawless West
House party 2 ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Kid 'N Play get into some serious trouble at college, which they attempt to eliminate by staging the mother of all pajama parties, unleashing a fresh and funny non-stop hip-hop bash
North and South ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Book one: One is from a Northern industrial family, one from a Southern plantation family. They're West Point graduates whose tried-and-true loyalty helps them survive the Mexican-American War. But their bond faces sterner tests. The issues dividing North and South can also set friend against friend
Stir crazy by Sidney Poitier( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Skip and Harry have both been fired from their jobs, so they take off in their van for California to seek fame and fortune, but somewhere along the way the van conks out and they're broke and, well, they have to eat, right? So they land a gig as singing and dancing woodpeckers to promote a bank opening. When two bank robbers steal their costumes and stick up the bank, guess who gets the blame? Skip and Harry are carted off to the state pen for 125 years
Wedding daze ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Jack and Audrey Landry are empty nesters whose plans for a second honeymoon are put on hold when all three of their daughters return home, each with the announcement that they're getting married
The Jesse Owens story ( visu )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Jesse Owens is the track star who won four gold medals. Spanning over forty years, this powerful docudrama traces Jesse's life from his days as a sharecropper's son, through his incredible record-breaking college years, his marriage to his high school sweetheart, his monumental victories in the 1936 Olympics, and his thirty year struggle to survive in a prejudiced country that he loved so deeply
A Christmas visitor Angel in the family ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A Christmas visitor: A family that hasn't celebrated Christmas since their son was killed in the Gulf War, is visited by a soldier that bears a striking resemblence to their son
Ava's magical adventure ( visu )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Life's a bore 'til 10-year-old Eddie steals away with AVA--a 2-tom circus elephant! Suddenly it's hilarity and high adventure as everyone from the sheriff to the clowns join the hunt for a most unlikely pair of runaways
The rookies ( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Television series that follows the exploits of three heroic young police officers of the Southern California Police Department
Vietnam war story ( visu )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Every man who went to Vietnam has his story to tell-- each more powerful, shocking and incredible than the last. Based on the real-life experiences of combat veterans, this nine-episode series captures the full impact of the Vietnam War experience on everyday men and women. Stories such as the corporal who accidentally steps on a pressure-sensitive mine and waits eight agonizing hours for someone to defuse it. Or the account of an American farm boy-turned-soldier who discovers that bringing his aid to a starving Vietnamese village will result in personal tragedy. Then there is the story of Mary, a young and impressionable nurse who arrives for her tour of duty, facing the pain of wounded and dying men
Roots ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 52 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 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 49 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
 
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Brown, George Stanford
Stanford Brown Georg 1943-....
Languages
English (79)
French (1)
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