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The Resource The black swan : [the impact of the highly improbable], by Nassim Nicholas Taleb, (sound recording)

The black swan : [the impact of the highly improbable], by Nassim Nicholas Taleb, (sound recording)

Label
The black swan : [the impact of the highly improbable]
Title
The black swan
Title remainder
[the impact of the highly improbable]
Statement of responsibility
by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Creator
Contributor
Director
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Not all swans are white, and not all events--no matter what the experts think--are predictable. Taleb shows that black swans, like 9/11, cannot be foreseen and have an immeasurable impact on the world
Cataloging source
IG#
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Taleb, Nassim
Credits note
Producer, Claudia Howard ; director, Jenny Selig
Dewey number
003/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
Q375
LC item number
.T35 2007b
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by David Chandler
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chandler, David
  • Howard, Claudia
  • Selig, Jenny
  • Recorded Books, Inc
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  • Uncertainty (Information theory)
  • Forecasting
  • Probabilities
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The black swan : [the impact of the highly improbable], by Nassim Nicholas Taleb, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Subtitle from container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn231017834
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
12 sound discs (ca. 14.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428166554
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
04942
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)231017834
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The black swan : [the impact of the highly improbable], by Nassim Nicholas Taleb, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Subtitle from container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn231017834
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
12 sound discs (ca. 14.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428166554
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
04942
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)231017834
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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