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The Resource The book of immortality : the science, belief, and magic behind living forever, Adam Leith Gollner

The book of immortality : the science, belief, and magic behind living forever, Adam Leith Gollner

Label
The book of immortality : the science, belief, and magic behind living forever
Title
The book of immortality
Title remainder
the science, belief, and magic behind living forever
Statement of responsibility
Adam Leith Gollner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Combining immersive reporting, rigorous research, and lyrical prose, Gollner charts the rise of longevity science from its alchemical beginnings to modern-day genetic interventions. He explores the symbolic representation of eternal life and its connection to water. Interlaced throughout is a compelling meditation on the nature of belief
Cataloging source
TANCP
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1976-
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Gollner, Adam
Dewey number
129
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
General adult
LC call number
BD421
LC item number
.G65 2013ab
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Adam Verner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Verner, Adam
  • Tantor Media
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • HISTORY.
  • PHILOSOPHY.
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE.
  • Immortality (Philosophy)
  • Immortality
  • Future life
  • Immortalism
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Label
The book of immortality : the science, belief, and magic behind living forever, Adam Leith Gollner
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Publication
Copyright
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  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 16:30:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1006173
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
13 audio discs (16.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452614076
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781452614076
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781452614076
  • (OCoLC)840694062
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The book of immortality : the science, belief, and magic behind living forever, Adam Leith Gollner
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 16:30:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1006173
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
13 audio discs (16.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452614076
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781452614076
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781452614076
  • (OCoLC)840694062
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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