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The Resource What it is like to go to war, by Karl Marlantes, (sound recording)

What it is like to go to war, by Karl Marlantes, (sound recording)

Label
What it is like to go to war
Title
What it is like to go to war
Statement of responsibility
by Karl Marlantes
Title variation
What it's like to go to war
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In his memoir, Marlantes relates his combat experiences in Vietnam and discusses the daily contradictions warriors face in the grind of war, where each battle requires them to take life or spare life. He also underscores the need for returning veterans to be counseled properly
Summary
Offers insight into the combat experience, drawing on the author's background as a decorated Vietnam War veteran to raise awareness about how inadequately troops are prepared for battle-related psychological and spiritual trauma
Tone
Writing style
Audio
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10067192
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Marlantes, Karl
Dewey number
959.704/3092
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
DS559.5
LC item number
.M358 2011b
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Bronson Pinchot
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pinchot, Bronson
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marlantes, Karl
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Soldiers
  • Audiobooks
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
What it is like to go to war, by Karl Marlantes, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
  • Playing time: 09:00:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Temple of Mars -- Killing -- Guilt -- Numbness and violence -- The enemy within -- Lying -- Loyalty -- Heroism -- Home -- The club -- Relating to Mars
Control code
ocn713181701
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
7 sound discs (9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781455114115
Other control number
9781455114115
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z6480
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)713181701
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
What it is like to go to war, by Karl Marlantes, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Unabridged
  • Playing time: 09:00:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Temple of Mars -- Killing -- Guilt -- Numbness and violence -- The enemy within -- Lying -- Loyalty -- Heroism -- Home -- The club -- Relating to Mars
Control code
ocn713181701
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
7 sound discs (9 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781455114115
Other control number
9781455114115
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z6480
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)713181701
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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