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The Resource The age of wonder : [how the romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of science], by Richard Holmes, (sound recording)

The age of wonder : [how the romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of science], by Richard Holmes, (sound recording)

Label
The age of wonder : [how the romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of science]
Title
The age of wonder
Title remainder
[how the romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of science]
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Holmes
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Age of Wonder" explores the earliest ideas of deep time and space, and the explorers of "dynamic science": an infinite, mysterious Nature waiting to be discovered. Three lives dominate the book: William Herschel, his sister Caroline, and Humphry Davy
Cataloging source
BLACP
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1945-
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Holmes, Richard
Dewey number
509.41/09033
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
Q127.G4
LC item number
H65 2011d
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Gildart Jackson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jackson, Gildart
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc
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  • Science
  • Discoveries in science
  • Herschel, William
  • Herschel, Caroline Lucretia
  • Davy, Humphry
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The age of wonder : [how the romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of science], by Richard Holmes, (sound recording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/484/000000000010484857.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Compact disc
  • "Tracks Every 3 Minutes for Easy Bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn712768434
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library ed., unabridged.
Extent
17 sound discs (ca. 21 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781455114320
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
9781455114320
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
10484857
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)712768434
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The age of wonder : [how the romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of science], by Richard Holmes, (sound recording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/484/000000000010484857.gif
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Compact disc
  • "Tracks Every 3 Minutes for Easy Bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn712768434
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Library ed., unabridged.
Extent
17 sound discs (ca. 21 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781455114320
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
9781455114320
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
10484857
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)712768434
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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