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The Resource Beloved, by Toni Morrison, (sound recording)

Beloved, by Toni Morrison, (sound recording)

Label
Beloved
Title
Beloved
Statement of responsibility
by Toni Morrison
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Staring unflinchingly into the abyss of slavery, this spellbinding novel transforms history into a story as powerful as Exodus and as intimate as a lullaby. Sethe, its protagonist, was born a slave and escaped to Ohio, but eighteen years later she is still not free. She has too many memories of Sweet Home, the beautiful farm where so many hideous things happened. And Sethe's new home is haunted by the ghost of her baby, who died nameless and whose tombstone is engraved with a single word: Beloved. Filled with bitter poetry and suspense as taut as a rope, Beloved is a towering achievement. After the Civil War ends, Sethe longingly recalls the two-year-old daughter whom she killed when threatened with recapture after escaping from slavery 18 years before
Cataloging source
GEC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morrison, Toni
Dewey number
813.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3563.O8749
LC item number
B4 1998ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Women slaves
  • Infanticide
  • Ohio
  • Historical fiction
  • African American women
  • Infanticide
  • Women slaves
  • Ohio
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Beloved, by Toni Morrison, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm86075165
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 sound discs (12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739342275
Other control number
9780739342275
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHCD 2045
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)86075165
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Beloved, by Toni Morrison, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm86075165
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
10 sound discs (12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739342275
Other control number
9780739342275
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHCD 2045
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)86075165
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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