The Resource Golden state : a novel, Ben Winters, (electronic resource) | (electronic resource)

Golden state : a novel, Ben Winters, (electronic resource) | (electronic resource)

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Golden state : a novel
Title
Golden state
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ben Winters
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From award-winning, New York Times bestselling novelist Ben H. Winters comes a mind-bending novel set in a world governed by absolute truth, where lies are as dangerous as murder. In a strange alternate society that values law and truth above all else, Laszlo Ratesic is a nineteen-year veteran of the Speculative Service. He lives in the Golden State, a nation standing where California once did, a place where like-minded Americans retreated after the erosion of truth and the spread of lies made public life and governance impossible. In the Golden State, knowingly contradicting the truth is the greatest crime-and stopping those crimes is Laz's job. In its service, he is one of the few individuals permitted to harbor untruths, to "speculate" on what might have happened. But the Golden State is less a paradise than its name might suggest. To monitor, verify, and enforce the truth requires a veritable panopticon of surveillance and recording. And when those in control of the facts twist them for nefarious means, the Speculators are the only ones with the power to fight back
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technical information on music
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B@L
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Winters, Ben H
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
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not applicable
LC call number
PS3623.I6735
LC item number
G65 2019
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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PerformerNote
Read by Kiff Vandenheuvel
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VandenHeuvel, Kiff
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  • Lie detectors and detection
  • Truthfulness and falsehood
  • Murder
  • Intelligence officers
  • FICTION / Thrillers / Crime
  • California
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Label
Golden state : a novel, Ben Winters, (electronic resource) | (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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stereophonic
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
  • zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1080795309
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  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
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not applicable
Isbn
9781549177729
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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unknown
Stock number
6AFE210B-0392-473E-9A79-F2F814AE50F8
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  • (Sirsi) o1080795309
  • (OCoLC)1080795309
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Label
Golden state : a novel, Ben Winters, (electronic resource) | (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
  • zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1080795309
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549177729
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Stock number
6AFE210B-0392-473E-9A79-F2F814AE50F8
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o1080795309
  • (OCoLC)1080795309
Tape configuration
not applicable
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