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The Resource Half blood blues, by Esi Edugyan

Half blood blues, by Esi Edugyan

Label
Half blood blues
Title
Half blood blues
Statement of responsibility
by Esi Edugyan
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Paris, 1940. Hieronymous Falk, a rising star on the cabaret scene, was arrested in a cafe and never heard from again. He was twenty years old, a German citizen, and he was black. Fifty years later, Sid, Hiero's bandmate and the only witness that day, is going back to Berlin
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Awards note
Giller Prize, Winner 2011
Cataloging source
CNEDM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edugyan, Esi
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by William Roberts
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Roberts, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz musicians
  • Musicians, Black
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Paris (France)
  • Berlin (Germany)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Half blood blues, by Esi Edugyan
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 audio disc (11 hr., 39 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Level of compression
lossy
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Note
CELA collection.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DC41678
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn889314204
  • (OCoLC)889314204
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or MP3 playback software. Audiobook Standard compatible player recommended; or DAISY playback software, or DAISY talking book player
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Half blood blues, by Esi Edugyan
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 audio disc (11 hr., 39 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Level of compression
lossy
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Note
CELA collection.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DC41678
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn889314204
  • (OCoLC)889314204
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or MP3 playback software. Audiobook Standard compatible player recommended; or DAISY playback software, or DAISY talking book player
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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