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The Resource Brooklyn : [a novel], by Colm Tóibín, (sound recording)

Brooklyn : [a novel], by Colm Tóibín, (sound recording)

Label
Brooklyn : [a novel]
Title
Brooklyn
Title remainder
[a novel]
Statement of responsibility
by Colm Tóibín
Title variation
Brooklyn
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eilis Lacey is unable to find a job in Ireland in the years following World War II. An Irish priest from Brooklyn, New York offers to sponser her to live and work in America, so she decides she must go leaving her mother and sister behind. She adapts to her new life by working in a department store and the pain of parting has subsided until she receives devastating news from home that threatens the promise of her future
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
MCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tóibín, Colm
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR6070.O455
LC item number
B76 2009e
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Kirsten Potter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Potter, Kirsten
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nineteen fifties
  • Irish
  • Women immigrants
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • Ireland
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Brooklyn : [a novel], by Colm Tóibín, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
1 sound disc (ca. 7.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433291913
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
ZM5341
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn429916180
  • (OCoLC)429916180
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
Brooklyn : [a novel], by Colm Tóibín, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
1 sound disc (ca. 7.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433291913
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
ZM5341
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn429916180
  • (OCoLC)429916180
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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