The Resource Dark voyage, Alan Furst, (electronic resource)

Dark voyage, Alan Furst, (electronic resource)

Label
Dark voyage
Title
Dark voyage
Statement of responsibility
Alan Furst
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
May, 1941. At four in the morning, a rust-streaked tramp freighter streams up the Tagus River to dock at the port of Lisbon. She is the Santa Rosa; she flies the flag of neutral Spain and is in Lisbon to load cork oak, tinned sardines, and drums of cooking oil bound for the Baltic port of Malm.̲ But she is not the Santa Rosa. She is the Noordendam, a Dutch freighter. Under the command of Captain Eric DeHaan, she sails for the Intelligence Division of the British Royal Navy, and she will load detection equipment for a clandestine operation on the Swedish coast-a secret mission, a dark voyage. One more battle in the spy wars that rage through the back alleys of the ports, from elegant hotels to abandoned piers, and in the souks and cafš of North Africa. A battle for survival as the merchant ships die at sea and Britain-the last opposition to Nazi Germany-slowly begins to starve. From Alan Furst-whom The New York Times calls America's preeminent spy novelist-here is an epic tale of war and espionage, of spies and fugitives, of love in secret hotel rooms, of courage in the face of impossible odds
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Furst, Alan
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Graeme Malcolm
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Malcolm, Graeme
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Merchant mariners
  • Dutch
  • Tramp shipping
  • Ship captains
  • Cargo ships
  • Refugees
  • Sweden
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Dark voyage, Alan Furst, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11639702
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11639702
Dimensions
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  • unknown
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (360 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Kind of disc cylinder or tape
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Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
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Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11639702
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
Label
Dark voyage, Alan Furst, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11639702
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11639702
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (360 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
MWT11639702
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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