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The Resource How to read the air, by Dinaw Mengestu, (sound recording)

How to read the air, by Dinaw Mengestu, (sound recording)

Label
How to read the air
Title
How to read the air
Statement of responsibility
by Dinaw Mengestu
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After his estranged Ethiopian immigrant father dies, Jonas hopes to answer questions about his heritage and culture. So he leaves his wife and home in New York and sets out across the trail his own parents took when they first arrived in America
Additional physical form
Issued also on cassette.
Cataloging source
RECBX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mengestu, Dinaw
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Corey Allen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Allen, Corey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethiopians
  • Children of immigrants
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
How to read the air, by Dinaw Mengestu, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
  • Digital recording
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
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
ocn667475917
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
CD edition.
Extent
8 audio discs (9 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781449832858
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
F Mengestu ; XX-CDF ; 8CD/1AW ; CDRB ; RP ; Y1009RB119jll).
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C5658
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 667475917
  • (OCoLC)667475917
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
How to read the air, by Dinaw Mengestu, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
  • Digital recording
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
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
ocn667475917
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
CD edition.
Extent
8 audio discs (9 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781449832858
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
F Mengestu ; XX-CDF ; 8CD/1AW ; CDRB ; RP ; Y1009RB119jll).
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C5658
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 667475917
  • (OCoLC)667475917
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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