The 'Bartimaeus Sequence' is a series of children's novels of alternate history, fantasy and magic. It was written by British writer Jonathan Stroud and consists of a trilogy published from 2003 to 2005 and a prequel novel published in 2010. The eponymous character, Bartimaeus, is a five-thousand-year-old djinni, a spirit of approximately mid-level power. Wikipedia*
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Bruce Collins has 709 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 Call-In as a Host for C-SPAN. The year with the most videos was 1993 with 149 videos as a Vice President for C-SPAN. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1989 with an average of 1,474 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (13), Susan Swain (9), Peter H. Irons (6). Most common tags: Budget Reconciliation, Economic Stimulus Proposal (2/17-5/3/93), Supreme Court Issues.