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The Resource Island beneath the sea : a novel, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden, (sound recording)

Island beneath the sea : a novel, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden, (sound recording)

Label
Island beneath the sea : a novel
Title
Island beneath the sea
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Born into slavery on the island of Saint-Domingue, Zarite, young Tete and her fellow slaves find solace in what remains of the African heritage. But when 20-year-old Toulouse Valmorain arrives to the island in 1770, he comes to rely on Tete's servitude. Over the course of four decades, Tete learns of humanity's great potential for both progress and cruelty
Member of
Summary
The story of Tete a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine on the island of Saint-Domingue , determined to take control of her own destiny in a society where that would seem impossible.
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10031294
Cataloging source
LPU
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Allende, Isabel
Dewey number
863/.64
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by S. Epatha Merkerson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Merkerson, S. Epatha
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Racially mixed women
  • Women slaves
  • Sugar plantations
  • Plantation owners
  • Plantation life
  • Haiti
  • Caribbean Area
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Island beneath the sea : a novel, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn555027282
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
14 sound discs (16 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780061993626
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DB360
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)555027282
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Island beneath the sea : a novel, Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn555027282
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
14 sound discs (16 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780061993626
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DB360
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)555027282
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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