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The Resource Pearl of China, by Anchee Min, (sound recording)

Pearl of China, by Anchee Min, (sound recording)

Label
Pearl of China
Title
Pearl of China
Statement of responsibility
by Anchee Min
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Arriving in late 19th-century China with her missionary parents, Pearl Buck is soon fascinated by her new home and strikes up a friendship with a young Chinese girl named Willow. The two become inseparable even as civil war, failed relationships, and world conflicts threaten all they hold dear
Summary
A novel based on the life of novelist Pearl S. Buck follows her as she grows up in late-19th-century China, the daughter of Christian missionaries; befriends Willow, a Chinese peasant girl; and with Willow shares life's joys and sorrows, despite the Communist revolution, which tests the bonds of their friendship.
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Library Journal Best Audio: Fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10284634
Cataloging source
RECBX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Min, Anchee
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Angela Lin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lin, Angela
  • Recorded Books, LLC
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buck, Pearl S.
  • Women novelists
  • Americans
  • Friendship in children
  • Female friendship
  • China
  • Biographical fiction
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Pearl of China, by Anchee Min, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn610418256
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 sound discs (10 hr., 45 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436186322
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
C5012
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)610418256
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Pearl of China, by Anchee Min, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn610418256
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
9 sound discs (10 hr., 45 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436186322
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
C5012
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)610418256
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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