The Resource Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, Lew Wallace, (electronic resource)

Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, Lew Wallace, (electronic resource)

Label
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ
Title
Ben-Hur
Title remainder
a tale of the Christ
Statement of responsibility
Lew Wallace
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A classic of faith, fortitude, and inspiration, this faithful New Testament tale combines the events of the life of Jesus with grand historical spectacle in the exciting story of Judah of the House of Hur, a man who finds extraordinary redemption for himself and his family.Judah Ben-Hur lives as a rich Jewish prince and merchant in Jerusalem at the beginning of the first century. His old friend Messala arrives as commanding officer of the Roman legions. They become bitter enemies. Because of an unfortunate accident, Ben-Hur is sent to slave in the mines while his family is sent to leprosy caves. As Messala is dying from being crushed in a chariot race, he reveals where Ben-Hur's family is. On the road to find them, Ben-Hur meets the Christ as he is on the road to Golgotha to be crucified. That day changes Ben-Hur's life forever, for that is the day he becomes a believer
Summary
Details how a wealthy young Jewish man and his family, who are all experiencing changing fortunes under Roman tyranny, are affected by the life and teachings of a Nazarene named Jesus Christ
Audio
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10241970
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1827-1905
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wallace, Lew
Dewey number
813
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not applicable
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Todd McLaren
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  • McLaren, Todd Parker
  • hoopla digital
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Rome
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, Lew Wallace, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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unknown
Control code
MWT10756216
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (1440 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781452621340
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10756216
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Ben-Hur : a tale of the Christ, Lew Wallace, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10756216
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (1440 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452621340
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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
MWT10756216
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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