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Levy, Andrea

Summary: "Hortense Joseph arrives in London from Jamaica in 1948 with her life in her suitcase, her heart broken, her resolve intact. Her husband, Gilbert Joseph, returns from the war expecting to be recieved as a hero, but finds his status as a black man in Britain to be second class. His white landlady, Queenie, raised as a farmers daughter, befriends Gilbert, and later Hortense, with innocence and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEV

Levy, Andrea

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Summary: The child of a field slave on the Amity sugar plantation in Jamaica, July lives with her mother until a recently transplanted English widow decides to move her into the great house and rename her. She remains bound to the plantation despite her freedom. The arrival of a young English overseer dramatically changes life in the great house.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2010

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Summary: Set during the final days of slavery in 19th century Jamaica, following the trials, tribulations and survival of July and her odious mistress Caroline on a sugar plantation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2021

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV LON
1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD E-TV LON

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Summary: Explores the lives of two couples, one Jamaican and the other English, whose worlds intertwine in post-World War II Britain, at a turning point in the long relationship between the two countries. It is a story of tender emotion and sparkling wit, of crossings taken and passages lost, of shattering compassion and of reckless optimism in the face of insurmountable barriers.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by PBS Distribution 2010

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD SMA

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2 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV SMA

Summary: Volume 3 serves up the final 90-minute episodes from the fourth season which found the creative team of actors and writers at the top of their game.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Shout Factory 2005

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Summary: Presents twelve episodes from SCTV's fifth season which aired between November 1982 to March 1983.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Shout! Factory 2005

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SCT

Balis, Andrea

Summary: Describes the events, personalities, and issues involved in the Watergate Affair, featuring quotes from primary source materials.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.924 BAL

Summary: The first nine episodes from the original series of 90-minute shows broadcast on NBC.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Shout Factory 2004

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SCT

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