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The Resource Parable of the sower, by Octavia E. Butler, (sound recording)

Parable of the sower, by Octavia E. Butler, (sound recording)

Label
Parable of the sower
Title
Parable of the sower
Statement of responsibility
by Octavia E. Butler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Forced to flee an America where anarchy and violence have completely taken over, empath Lauren Olamina--who can feel the pain of others and is crippled by it--becomes a prophet carrying the hope of a new world and a new faith christened "Earthseed."
Member of
Summary
In 2025 California, an eighteen-year-old African American woman, suffering from a hereditary trait that causes her to feel others' pain as well as her own, flees northward from her small community and its desperate savages
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10264074
Cataloging source
NVC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Butler, Octavia E
Dewey number
813.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Narrated by Lynne Thigpen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thigpen, Lynne
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Parable books
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Twenty-first century
  • Audiobooks
  • California
  • California, Southern
Target audience
adult
Label
Parable of the sower, by Octavia E. Butler, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Sequel: Parable of the talents
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm45001083
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 sound discs (12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780788747601
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C1253
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-8998
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Parable of the sower, by Octavia E. Butler, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Sequel: Parable of the talents
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm45001083
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 sound discs (12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780788747601
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C1253
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-8998
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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