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The Resource The art of stillness : adventures in going nowhere, Pico Iyer, (sound recording)

The art of stillness : adventures in going nowhere, Pico Iyer, (sound recording)

Label
The art of stillness : adventures in going nowhere
Title
The art of stillness
Title remainder
adventures in going nowhere
Statement of responsibility
Pico Iyer
Title variation
Adventures in going nowhere
Creator
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Art of Stillness considers the unexpected adventure of staying put and reveals a counter-intuitive truth: The more ways people have to connect, the more they seem desperate to unplug. There is even a growing trend toward observing an 'Internet sabbath' every week, turning off online connections from Friday night to Monday morning and reviving those ancient customs known as family meals and conversation
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Iyer, Pico
Dewey number
158
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
BJ1533.Q5
LC item number
I94 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quietude
  • Peace of mind
  • Spirituality
  • Information society
  • Digital communications
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The art of stillness : adventures in going nowhere, Pico Iyer, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A TED original."
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892074925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Audio CD ; Unabridged.
Extent
2 audio discs (2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781442375840
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
158.1 IV9A ; XX-CDNF ; 2CD/1AW ; [B14MA031, #4, 2@14.99, ES/RT ] ; cnc 5/19.
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)892074925
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The art of stillness : adventures in going nowhere, Pico Iyer, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A TED original."
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892074925
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Audio CD ; Unabridged.
Extent
2 audio discs (2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781442375840
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
158.1 IV9A ; XX-CDNF ; 2CD/1AW ; [B14MA031, #4, 2@14.99, ES/RT ] ; cnc 5/19.
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)892074925
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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