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The Resource Gather the daughters : a novel, Jennie Melamed, (sound recording)

Gather the daughters : a novel, Jennie Melamed, (sound recording)

Label
Gather the daughters : a novel
Title
Gather the daughters
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jennie Melamed
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Just before the country was incinerated to wasteland, ten men and their families colonized an island off the coast. They built a radical society of ancestor worship, controlled breeding, and the strict rationing of knowledge and history. Only the Wanderers-- chosen male descendants of the original ten-- are allowed to cross to the wastelands. At the first sign of puberty, their daughters face their Summer of Fruition, a ritualistic season that drags them from adolescence to matrimony. They have children, who have children, and when they are no longer useful, they take their final draught and die. One summer little Caitlin Jacob sees something so contradictory to the laws of the island that she must share it with the others
Cataloging source
BLACP
Dewey number
813./6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Laurence Bouvard
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Gather the daughters : a novel, Jennie Melamed, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn965918946
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 audio discs (10 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781478950455
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
ZPc6k1
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
9781478950455
System control number
(OCoLC)965918946
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Gather the daughters : a novel, Jennie Melamed, (sound recording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn965918946
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 audio discs (10 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781478950455
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
ZPc6k1
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
9781478950455
System control number
(OCoLC)965918946
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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