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The Resource Someone : a novel, Alice McDermott, (sound recording)

Someone : a novel, Alice McDermott, (sound recording)

Label
Someone : a novel
Title
Someone
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Alice McDermott
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Our first glimpse of Marie is as a child: a girl in glasses waiting on a Brooklyn stoop for her beloved father to come home from work. The moves on to Marie's first heartbreak and her eventual marriage; her brother's brief stint as a Catholic priest, subsequent loss of faith, and eventual breakdown; the Second World War; her parents' deaths; the births and lives of Marie's children; the changing world of her Irish-American enclave in Brooklyn
Summary
The story of Marie Commeford as a child, her neighborhood, her daily trials and triumphs - from childhood to old age.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10236755
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDermott, Alice
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3563.C355
LC item number
S66 2013ab
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1010
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Kate Reading
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Reading, Kate
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Irish American women
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Someone : a novel, Alice McDermott, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
  • Duration: 8:00:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn828055572
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 sound discs (8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427213105
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
9781427213105
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD5351
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)828055572
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Someone : a novel, Alice McDermott, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
  • Duration: 8:00:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn828055572
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 sound discs (8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781427213105
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
9781427213105
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD5351
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)828055572
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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