The Resource Zeitoun, by Dave Eggers

Zeitoun, by Dave Eggers

Label
Zeitoun
Title
Zeitoun
Statement of responsibility
by Dave Eggers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans, Abdulrahman Zeitoun - a prosperous Syrian-American and father of four - chose to stay through the storm to protect his house and contracting business. In the eerie days after the storm, he traveled the flooded streets in a secondhand canoe, passing on supplies and rescuing those he could. A week later, on September 6, 2005, Zeitoun abruptly disappeared. His wife Kathy, a boisterous Southerner who converted to Islam, is left to make sense of the surreal atmosphere (in New Orleans and the United States generally) in which what happened to Abdulrahman Zeitoun was possible
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
CaBVa
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Eggers, Dave
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • history
  • not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Firdous Bamji
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Bamji, Firdous
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  • Zeitoun, Abdulrahman
  • Zeitoun, Kathy
  • Disaster victims
  • Arab Americans
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Arab Americans
  • New Orleans (La.)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Zeitoun, by Dave Eggers
Instantiates
Publication
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
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 (10 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Note
CELA collection.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DC46663
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
  • Compact disc, MP3 Audiobook or DAISY format
  • 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
Zeitoun, by Dave Eggers
Publication
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
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 (10 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Note
CELA collection.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DC46663
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
  • Compact disc, MP3 Audiobook or DAISY format
  • 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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