The Resource The forever war, by Joe Haldeman, (electronic resource)

The forever war, by Joe Haldeman, (electronic resource)

Label
The forever war
Title
The forever war
Statement of responsibility
by Joe Haldeman
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Contributor
Author
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Language
eng
Summary
When it was first published over 20 years ago, Joe Haldeman's novel won the Hugo and Nebula awards and was chosen Best Novel in several countries. Today, it is hailed a classic of science fiction that foreshadowed many of the futuristic themes of the 1990s: bionics, sensory manipulation, and time distortion. William Mandella is a soldier in Earth's elite brigade. As the war against the Taurans sends him from galaxy to galaxy, he learns to use protective body shells and sophisticated weapons. He adapts to the cultures and terrains of distant outposts. But with each month in space, years are passing on Earth. Where will he call home when (and if) the Forever War ends? Narrator George Wilson's performance conveys all the imaginative technology and human drama of The Forever War. Set against a backdrop of vivid battle scenes, this absorbing work asks provocative questions about the very nature of war
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Haldeman, Joe W
Dewey number
813/.54
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not applicable
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LC call number
PS3558.A353
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by George Wilson
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Wilson, George
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  • Aging
  • Space and time
  • Space warfare
  • Aging
  • Space and time
  • Space warfare
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The forever war, by Joe Haldeman, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn959555656
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 20 min., 30 sec.))
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unknown
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online
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not applicable
Isbn
9781436121170
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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digital.
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
B853D1C7-D878-4541-9280-4C90FC48A6D1
System control number
(OCoLC)959555656
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not applicable
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not applicable
Label
The forever war, by Joe Haldeman, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn959555656
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 20 min., 30 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436121170
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
B853D1C7-D878-4541-9280-4C90FC48A6D1
System control number
(OCoLC)959555656
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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