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The Resource Measuring America : how an untamed wilderness shaped the United States and fulfilled the promise of democracy, Andro Linklater, (sound recording)

Measuring America : how an untamed wilderness shaped the United States and fulfilled the promise of democracy, Andro Linklater, (sound recording)

Label
Measuring America : how an untamed wilderness shaped the United States and fulfilled the promise of democracy
Title
Measuring America
Title remainder
how an untamed wilderness shaped the United States and fulfilled the promise of democracy
Statement of responsibility
Andro Linklater
Title variation
How an untamed wilderness shaped the United States and fulfilled the promise of democracy
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Linklater's fascinating, provocative and eye-opening story of why America has ended up with its unique system of weights and measures, is explained in this volume that also shows how it has shaped the culture and country
Cataloging source
GZF
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Linklater, Andro
Dewey number
973
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
E181.3
LC item number
.L46 2003ab
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Alan Sklar
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sklar, Alan
  • Tantor Media
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  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Public lands
  • National characteristics, American
  • Surveying
  • Surveyors
  • United States
  • United States
  • Ohio River Valley
  • Ohio River Valley
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Measuring America : how an untamed wilderness shaped the United States and fulfilled the promise of democracy, Andro Linklater, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
  • Three minute tracks
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
ocm61689995
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 audio discs (11.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400130900
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
973 L648A FULL SET ; GE-CD ; DRAMA ; 10CD/1AW ; D10 ; GE08-05TANTOR pav.
Other physical details
digital
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 61689995
  • (OCoLC)61689995
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Measuring America : how an untamed wilderness shaped the United States and fulfilled the promise of democracy, Andro Linklater, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
  • Three minute tracks
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
ocm61689995
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 audio discs (11.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400130900
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
973 L648A FULL SET ; GE-CD ; DRAMA ; 10CD/1AW ; D10 ; GE08-05TANTOR pav.
Other physical details
digital
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 61689995
  • (OCoLC)61689995
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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