The Resource The dinosaur hunter : a novel, Homer Hickam, (electronic resource)

The dinosaur hunter : a novel, Homer Hickam, (electronic resource)

Label
The dinosaur hunter : a novel
Title
The dinosaur hunter
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Homer Hickam
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Life on the ranchlands of Montana comes with more than its share of trouble. The unique people who live and work on this untamed stretch of today's American West expect it-and some of them even enjoy it. One of them is Mike Wire, a former homicide detective who once worked the decadent hills and valleys of Hollywood. Having enough of the violence of the big city, Mike has retreated to a far corner of civilization to spend his days running the Square C Ranch and pining for Jeanette Coulter, its spirited and iron-fisted owner.But Mike is soon to learn terrible things can happen beneath Montana's big skies, too. The badlands are home to more than just horses, cattle, cowboys, and laid-back rattlesnakes. Just beneath the surface are the bones of a dinosaur family that could make a fortune for whoever gets to them first. When a paleontologist and his attractive young assistants arrive at the Square C to dig, Mike senses trouble is clinging to them like Montana mud. Once discovered, those bones won't stay buried, and not everyone hunting for them is doing it in the interest of science.When a murderer begins to stalk the dinosaur hunting grounds, Mike has to combine the lessons he learned in Los Angeles with those of the Montana prairie to protect the people and the land he has come to love
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hickam, Homer H.
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not applicable
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Michael Kramer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kramer, Michael
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ranchers
  • Paleontologists
  • Murderers
  • Fossils
  • Dinosaurs
  • Montana
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The dinosaur hunter : a novel, Homer Hickam, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
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Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10755265
Dimensions
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781400199914
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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Kind of material
unknown
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Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10755265
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unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
The dinosaur hunter : a novel, Homer Hickam, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT10755265
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400199914
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10755265
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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