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The Resource Twelve desperate miles : the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa, Tim Brady, (CD sound recording)

Twelve desperate miles : the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa, Tim Brady, (CD sound recording)

Label
Twelve desperate miles : the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa
Title
Twelve desperate miles
Title remainder
the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa
Statement of responsibility
Tim Brady
Title variation
Epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Unabridged. Documents the World War II service of a Honduran banana boat staffed with international merchant seamen, inmates, and a French harbor pilot who heroically succeeded in setting the stage for Patton's epic invasion of North Africa
Cataloging source
BBCAA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brady, Tim
Dewey number
940.54/234
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
D766.99.M6
LC item number
B73 2012ab
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Joe Barrett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barrett, Joe
  • AudioGO (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Contessa (Steamer)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Operation Torch, 1942
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Twelve desperate miles : the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa, Tim Brady, (CD sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • "Sound Library"--Container
  • In container (17 cm.)
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
ocm780478889
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 audio discs (9 hrs., 49 mins.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792788034
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 9781620642702
  • 883761642708
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SLD2731
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)780478889
  • (Sirsi) a1169516
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Twelve desperate miles : the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa, Tim Brady, (CD sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • "Sound Library"--Container
  • In container (17 cm.)
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
ocm780478889
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 audio discs (9 hrs., 49 mins.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792788034
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 9781620642702
  • 883761642708
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SLD2731
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)780478889
  • (Sirsi) a1169516
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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