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The Resource A treasury of foolishly forgotten Americans : pirates, skinflints, patriots, and other colorful characters stuck in the footnotes of history, by Michael Farquhar, (sound recording)

A treasury of foolishly forgotten Americans : pirates, skinflints, patriots, and other colorful characters stuck in the footnotes of history, by Michael Farquhar, (sound recording)

Label
A treasury of foolishly forgotten Americans : pirates, skinflints, patriots, and other colorful characters stuck in the footnotes of history
Title
A treasury of foolishly forgotten Americans
Title remainder
pirates, skinflints, patriots, and other colorful characters stuck in the footnotes of history
Statement of responsibility
by Michael Farquhar
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Michael Farquhar ransacked the archives to rescue 30 almost-famous Americans from the dust bin of obscurity. These colorful figures range from Mayflower Murderer John Billington (1624) to Dick Fosbury, father of the "Flop" (1968)
Cataloging source
RECBX
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Farquhar, Michael
Dewey number
973
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
E179
LC item number
.F29 2008c
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Johnny Heller
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Heller, Johnny
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  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A treasury of foolishly forgotten Americans : pirates, skinflints, patriots, and other colorful characters stuck in the footnotes of history, by Michael Farquhar, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Digital recording
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn230174177
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
CD edition.
Extent
7 audio discs (450 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436107563
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
973 F239 ; P ; XX-CDNF ; 7CD 1AW ; CD10GB ; RP ; YAN0806RB75 ; pb.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C4509
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 230174177
  • (Sirsi) 230174177
  • (OCoLC)230174177
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A treasury of foolishly forgotten Americans : pirates, skinflints, patriots, and other colorful characters stuck in the footnotes of history, by Michael Farquhar, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Digital recording
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn230174177
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
CD edition.
Extent
7 audio discs (450 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436107563
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
973 F239 ; P ; XX-CDNF ; 7CD 1AW ; CD10GB ; RP ; YAN0806RB75 ; pb.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C4509
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 230174177
  • (Sirsi) 230174177
  • (OCoLC)230174177
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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