The Resource Quicksand : What It Means to Be a Human Being., Henning Mankell, (electronic resource)

Quicksand : What It Means to Be a Human Being., Henning Mankell, (electronic resource)

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Quicksand : What It Means to Be a Human Being.
Title
Quicksand
Title remainder
What It Means to Be a Human Being.
Statement of responsibility
Henning Mankell
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In January 2014 I was informed that I had cancer. However, Quicksand is not a book about death and destruction, but about what it means to be human. I have undertaken a journey from my childhood to the man I am today, writing about the key events in my life, and about the people who have given me new perspectives. About men and women I have never met, but wish I had. I write about love and jealousy, about courage and fear. And about what it is like to live with a potentially fatal illness. This book is also about why the cave painters 40,000 years ago chose the very darkest places for their fascinating pictures. And about the dreadful troll that we are trying to lock away inside the bedrock of a Swedish mountain for the next 100,000 years. It is a book about how humanity has lived and continues to live, and about how I have lived and continue to live my own life. And, not least, about the great zest for life, which came back when I managed to drag myself out of the quicksand that threatened to suck me down into the abyss
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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TEFOD
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Mankell, Henning
PerformerNote
Narrator: Sean Barrett
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Barrett, Sean
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • New Age
Label
Quicksand : What It Means to Be a Human Being., Henning Mankell, (electronic resource)
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  • Duration: 09:34:01
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003014735
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (8 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
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unknown
Stock number
C098E7BB-938F-4D9C-9045-13D4F8367E89
System control number
C098E7BB-938F-4D9C-9045-13D4F8367E89
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Quicksand : What It Means to Be a Human Being., Henning Mankell, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 09:34:01
  • Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003014735
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (8 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
C098E7BB-938F-4D9C-9045-13D4F8367E89
System control number
C098E7BB-938F-4D9C-9045-13D4F8367E89
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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