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The Resource Angels and ages : a short book about Darwin, Lincoln, and modern life, Adam Gopnik

Angels and ages : a short book about Darwin, Lincoln, and modern life, Adam Gopnik

Label
Angels and ages : a short book about Darwin, Lincoln, and modern life
Title
Angels and ages
Title remainder
a short book about Darwin, Lincoln, and modern life
Statement of responsibility
Adam Gopnik
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On February 12, 1809, two men were born an ocean apart: Abraham Lincoln in a one-room Kentucky log cabin; Charles Darwin on an English country estate. Each would see his life's work inspire a stark change in mankind's understanding of itself. In this bicentennial twin portrait, Adam Gopnik shows how these two giants, who never met, altered the way we think about death and time--about the very nature of earthly existence
Cataloging source
NOG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gopnik, Adam
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
biography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Presidents
  • Naturalists
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Liberalism
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Angels and ages : a short book about Darwin, Lincoln, and modern life, Adam Gopnik
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1166084
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436170178
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
digital, stereo
Publisher number
C4845
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1166084
  • (Sirsi) 1166084
  • (OCoLC)300453737
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Angels and ages : a short book about Darwin, Lincoln, and modern life, Adam Gopnik
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1166084
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436170178
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
digital, stereo
Publisher number
C4845
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1166084
  • (Sirsi) 1166084
  • (OCoLC)300453737
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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