The Resource A little history of the United States, James West Davidson, (electronic resource)

A little history of the United States, James West Davidson, (electronic resource)

Label
A little history of the United States
Title
A little history of the United States
Statement of responsibility
James West Davidson
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Author
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How did a land and people of such immense diversity come together under a banner of freedom and equality to form one of the most remarkable nations in the world? Everyone from young adults to grandparents will be fascinated by the answers uncovered in James West Davidson's vividly told A Little History of the United States. In three hundred fast-moving pages, Davidson guides listeners through five hundred years, from the first contact between the two halves of the world to the rise of America as a superpower in an era of atomic perils and diminishing resources. In short, vivid chapters the book brings to life hundreds of individuals whose tales are part of the larger American story. Pilgrim William Bradford stumbles into an Indian deer trap on his first day in America; Harriet Tubman lets loose a pair of chickens to divert attention from her escaping slaves; the toddler Andrew Carnegie, later an ambitious industrial magnate, gobbles his oatmeal with a spoon in each hand. Such stories are riveting in themselves, but they also spark larger questions to ponder about freedom, equality, and unity in the context of a nation that is, and always has been, remarkably divided and diverse
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davidson, James West
Dewey number
973
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Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Arthur Morey
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  • Morey, Arthur
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United States
Target audience
adult
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Label
A little history of the United States, James West Davidson, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11435055
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digital storage
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Control code
MWT11435055
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 08 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11435055
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
A little history of the United States, James West Davidson, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11435055
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11435055
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 08 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11435055
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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