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Roots
DVD
2007
0 available of 4 items

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 ...

Roots. Disc 3, Episode 3
DVD
2011
1 available of 3 items

In 1776, a nation fights for freedom-- but not for all. Kunta Kinta escapes again and is crippled by slave catchers. He marries, gains a daughter and loses his long-time friend, Fiddler. Another chance for escape arises,...

Roots. Disc 1, Episode 1
DVD
2011
1 available of 3 items

In Gambia, West Africa, Kunta Kinte, son of Omoro and Binta, distinguishes himself in manhood training rituals. But he does not enjoy his new status long: slave traders sweeping the countryside seize him. Chained with ot...

Roots. Disc 4, Episode 4
DVD
2011
1 available of 3 items

At age 16, Kizzy is sold and bears her first new master's son, who grows up to become fun-loving Chicken George. Yearning to see her parents, Kizzy is comforted by Samuel Bennett, but they are ill-matched. When she retur...

Roots. Disc 2, Episode 2
DVD
2011
1 available of 3 items

Despite a violent rebellion, the slave ship Lord Ligonier completes its voyage and Kunta Kinte endures the indignity of an Annapolis slave auction. Fiddler, the slave in charge of Kunta's training, becomes his only frien...

A Tolkien bestiary —Day, David, 1947-
Book
1979
1 available of 2 items

Presents illustrated definitions in alphabetical order of all the imaginary beasts, monsters, races, nations, duties, fauna, and flora of the worlds of middle-earth and the Undying Lands. Also includes a map and a chrono...

The heroes of Tolkien —Day, David, 1947- VerfasserIn.
Book
2017
0 available of 1 items

Heroes of the Valarian ages : the Valar and Maiar -- Heroes of the ages of stars : Eldar and Sindar -- Heroes of the first age : Elves and Edain -- Heroes of the second age : Noldor and Numenoreans -- Heroes of the third...

Roots. Discs 6 & 7, Episode 6
DVD
2011
1 available of 3 items

"Episode 6" The Civil War is over but night riders terrorize ex-slaves. By marking his clients' horseshoes, Tom identifies the raiders but endangers his own life. Chicken George, who fought for the Union, rejoins his fam...

Roots. Disc 5, Episode 5
DVD
2011
0 available of 2 items

Chicken George is sent to England as payment for his owner's gambling debt. Fourteen years later, he returns home a free man, a status that has a profound effect on the family begun by Kunta Kinte. The Civil War erupts; ...

The emperor's panda —Day, David, 1947-
Book
1986
6 available of 6 items

The battles of Tolkien —Day, David, 1947- author.
Book
2017
0 available of 1 items

Aska's sea creatures —Aska, Warabé.
Book
1994
4 available of 5 items

Aska's birds —Aska, Warabé.
Book
1992
8 available of 8 items

Castles —Lee, Alan.
Book
1984
3 available of 3 items

Tolkien's ring —Day, David, 1947-
Book
1994
1 available of 2 items

Roots. Discs 3-4
DVD
2007
2 available of 2 items

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 ...

Tolkien : a dictionary —Day, David, 1947-
Book
2013
1 available of 1 items

"J.R.R. Tolkien is the father of modern fantasy. He created characters and a world so rich with details-and so unique-that it warranted a whole new vocabulary along with it. His creation of language is not surprising, co...

Aska's animals —Aska, Warabé.
Book
1991
2 available of 2 items

A Tolkien bestiary —Day, David, 1947-
Book
2001
2 available of 2 items

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