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The Resource A commonwealth of thieves : [the improbable birth of Australia], Thomas Keneally, (sound recording)

A commonwealth of thieves : [the improbable birth of Australia], Thomas Keneally, (sound recording)

Label
A commonwealth of thieves : [the improbable birth of Australia]
Title
A commonwealth of thieves
Title remainder
[the improbable birth of Australia]
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Keneally
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the European settlement of Australia tells the story of Captain Arthur Phillip, who was empowered to govern a colony comprised primarily of unskilled criminals and petty thieves, disgruntled military men, and a sometimes hostile native population
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Keneally, Thomas
Dewey number
994.02
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
DU99
LC item number
.K46 2006c
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Simon Vance
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Vance, Simon
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  • Phillip, Arthur
  • Prisoners
  • Convict ships
  • Penal colonies
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Governors
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
general
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A commonwealth of thieves : [the improbable birth of Australia], Thomas Keneally, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
2 sound discs (12.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400152919
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Note
Set includes: 2 compact discs.
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • ocm85827210
  • (OCoLC)85827210
System details
  • Compact disc, MP3 format
  • System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A commonwealth of thieves : [the improbable birth of Australia], Thomas Keneally, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
2 sound discs (12.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400152919
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Note
Set includes: 2 compact discs.
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • ocm85827210
  • (OCoLC)85827210
System details
  • Compact disc, MP3 format
  • System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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