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The Resource The tortilla curtain, by T. Coraghessan Boyle, (sound recording)

The tortilla curtain, by T. Coraghessan Boyle, (sound recording)

Label
The tortilla curtain
Title
The tortilla curtain
Statement of responsibility
by T. Coraghessan Boyle
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the interwoven stories of two very different families; illegal aliens in California, one well-off Anglos, the other illegal Mexicans living in a canyon. The novel chronicles their relationship against the background of growing hostility between immigrants and natives
Summary
The lives of two very different couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican undocumented immigrants--suddenly collide, in a story that unfolds from the shifting viewpoints of the various characters
Theme
Storyline
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10263606
Cataloging source
EYH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boyle, T. Coraghessan
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3552.O932
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by Barbara Rosenblat
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rosenblat, Barbara
  • Recorded Books, LLC
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Married people
  • Illegal aliens
  • Mexicans
  • Audiobooks
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The tortilla curtain, by T. Coraghessan Boyle, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "Fiction on CD"--Container spine
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm71787261
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
12 sound discs (13.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428113046
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
C3851
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)71787261
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The tortilla curtain, by T. Coraghessan Boyle, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "Fiction on CD"--Container spine
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm71787261
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
12 sound discs (13.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428113046
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
C3851
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)71787261
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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