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The Resource The handmaid's tale, Margaret Atwood ; dramatized by Michael O'Brien, (sound recording)

The handmaid's tale, Margaret Atwood ; dramatized by Michael O'Brien, (sound recording)

Label
The handmaid's tale
Title
The handmaid's tale
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Atwood ; dramatized by Michael O'Brien
Title variation
Handmaid's tale
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in the Republic of Gilead, the former United States, during the late twentieth century. The declining birth rates caused by the effects of nuclear fallout and the AIDS epidemic result in a new social structure where all young women who can bear healthy children, are allocated to powerful regime men. This is the story of one of these young women
Cataloging source
ORK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwood, Margaret
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Brien, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Offred (Fictitious character)
  • Futurism
  • Infertility
  • Repression (Psychology)
  • Sexism
  • Theocracy
  • North America
Label
The handmaid's tale, Margaret Atwood ; dramatized by Michael O'Brien, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (ca. 2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780864923417
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
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm57347201
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The handmaid's tale, Margaret Atwood ; dramatized by Michael O'Brien, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (ca. 2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780864923417
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
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm57347201
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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