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The saga of a land and its people In 12 parts. From the epic best-selling novel by JAMES A. MICHENER of the exploration and development of the great American West. 11: The Winds of Death starring
The boom years of the Great War and the 20s make Mervin Wendell wealthy through his dubious land dealings with homesteaders. But the Depression is to exact a terrible toll from one such family. Meanwhile, octogenarian Charlotte Lloyd battles for justice for the oppressed Mexican community. Written by JERRY ZIEGMAN


Novel By: James A. Michener
Unknown: Mervin Wendell
Written By: Jerry Ziegman
Directed By: Bernie McEveety
Produced By: John Wilder
Produced By: MacK Harding
Charlotte: Lynn Redgrave
Hans Brumbaugh: Alex Karras
Jim Lloyd: William Atherton
Mervin Wendell: Anthony Zerbe
Maude Wendell: Lois Nettleton
Alice Grebe: Julie Sommars
Earl Grebe: Claude Jarman
Beeley Garrett: Alan Vint
Tranquilino: A Martinez

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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