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The Resource The ruined house : a novel, Ruby Namdar ; translated by Hillel Halkin

The ruined house : a novel, Ruby Namdar ; translated by Hillel Halkin

Label
The ruined house : a novel
Title
The ruined house
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ruby Namdar ; translated by Hillel Halkin
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Over the course of one year, the world of Andrew Cohen, a professor of comparative culture at NYU, unravels and he is forced to question all his beliefs. This novel embraces the themes of the American Jewish literary canon as it captures the privilege and pedantry of New York intellectual life in the opening years of the twenty-first century
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
BLACP
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1964-
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Namdar, Ruby
Dewey number
892.43/7
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PJ5055.35.A34
LC item number
B3913 2017ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by Paul Boehmer
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Boehmer, Paul
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  • American fiction
  • College teachers
  • Visions
  • Mysticism
  • Cabala
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The ruined house : a novel, Ruby Namdar ; translated by Hillel Halkin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
2 audio discs (21 hr.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781538455968
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
Set includes: 2 compact discs.
Other physical details
digital
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)
Stock number
ZMc1c1
System control number
  • on1018313658
  • (OCoLC)1018313658
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3 playback software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The ruined house : a novel, Ruby Namdar ; translated by Hillel Halkin
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
2 audio discs (21 hr.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781538455968
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
Set includes: 2 compact discs.
Other physical details
digital
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)
Stock number
ZMc1c1
System control number
  • on1018313658
  • (OCoLC)1018313658
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3 playback software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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