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The Resource H.M.S. Surprise, by Patrick O'Brian, (sound recording)

H.M.S. Surprise, by Patrick O'Brian, (sound recording)

Label
H.M.S. Surprise
Title
H.M.S. Surprise
Statement of responsibility
by Patrick O'Brian
Title variation
HMS Surprise
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set among the strange sights and smells of the Indian subcontintent and the waters nearby, Aubrey is on the defensive, pitting wits and seamanship against an enemy enjoying overwhelming local superiority. But somewhere in the Indian Ocean lies the prize that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams: the ships sent by Napoleon to attack the China Fleet
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
BLACP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1914-2000
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brian, Patrick
Dewey number
823/.914
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR6029.B55
LC item number
H2 2004ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Simon Vance
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vance, Simon
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  • Great Britain
  • Aubrey, Jack (Fictitious character)
  • Maturin, Stephen (Fictitious character)
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • Sailing ships
  • Seafaring life
  • Ship captains
  • Ship physicians
  • Great Britain
Target audience
general
Label
H.M.S. Surprise, by Patrick O'Brian, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "Third in the series of Aubrey-Maturin adventures"--Container
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 (13 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780786185627
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
ZM 3289
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
other
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • ocm55039108
  • (OCoLC)55039108
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
H.M.S. Surprise, by Patrick O'Brian, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • "Third in the series of Aubrey-Maturin adventures"--Container
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 (13 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780786185627
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
ZM 3289
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
other
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
unknown
System control number
  • ocm55039108
  • (OCoLC)55039108
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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