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The Resource The sacrifice : a novel, by Joyce Carol Oates, (CD sound recording)

The sacrifice : a novel, by Joyce Carol Oates, (CD sound recording)

Label
The sacrifice : a novel
Title
The sacrifice
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Joyce Carol Oates
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unabridged. When a fourteen-year-old girl is the alleged victim of a terrible act of racial violence, the incident shocks and galvanizes her community, exacerbating the racial tension that has been simmering in this New Jersey town for decades. In this magisterial work of fiction, Joyce Carol Oates explores the uneasy fault lines in a racially troubled society. In such a tense, charged atmosphere, Oates reveals that there must always be a sacrifice--of innocence, truth, trust, and, ultimately, of lives. Unfolding in a succession of multiracial voices, in a community transfixed by this alleged crime and the spectacle unfolding around it, this profound novel exposes what--and who--the "sacrifice" actually is, and what consequences these kind of events hold for us all
Cataloging source
BLACP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3565.A8
LC item number
S33 2015d
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Bahni Turpin, Sisi Aisha Johnson, and Karole Foreman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Turpin, Bahni
  • Johnson, Sisi Aisha
  • Foreman, Karole
  • Harper Audio (Firm)
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • New Jersey
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The sacrifice : a novel, by Joyce Carol Oates, (CD sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • IN PROCESS RECORD
  • Compact discs
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn897119367
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
audio discs ( hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062401274
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
Other control number
9780062401274
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
Zbhxl
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897119367
  • (Sirsi) a1794178
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The sacrifice : a novel, by Joyce Carol Oates, (CD sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • IN PROCESS RECORD
  • Compact discs
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn897119367
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
audio discs ( hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062401274
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
Other control number
9780062401274
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
Zbhxl
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897119367
  • (Sirsi) a1794178
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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