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The Resource On the beach, by Nevil Shute

On the beach, by Nevil Shute

Label
On the beach
Title
On the beach
Statement of responsibility
by Nevil Shute
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A war no one fully understands has devastated the planet with radioactive fallout from massive cobalt bombing. Melbourne, Australia is the only area whose citizens have not yet succumbed to the contamination. But there isn't much time left, a few months, maybe more -- and the citizens of Melbourne must decide how they will live the remaining weeks of their lives, and how they will face a hopeless future
Additional physical form
Issued also on cassette.
Cataloging source
RECBX
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1899-1960
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Shute, Nevil
Dewey number
823/.912
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PZ3.N83
LC item number
On 1991d
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Performed by Simon Prebble
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Prebble, Simon
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Nuclear warfare
Target audience
juvenile
Label
On the beach, by Nevil Shute
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "Unabridged Fiction"--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
954694
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 audio discs (9 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781419324048
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
Publisher number
C3094
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 954694
  • (OCoLC)57713822
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
On the beach, by Nevil Shute
Publication
Note
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "Unabridged Fiction"--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
954694
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 audio discs (9 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781419324048
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
Publisher number
C3094
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 954694
  • (OCoLC)57713822
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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