The Resource Wish you were here, by Graham Swift

Wish you were here, by Graham Swift

Label
Wish you were here
Title
Wish you were here
Statement of responsibility
by Graham Swift
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On an autumn day in 2006, Jack Luxton, former Devon farmer and now the proprietor of a seaside caravan park, receives the news that his soldier brother, Tom, not seen for years, has been killed in Iraq
Summary
Jack must travel to bring the body of his brother, who has been killed in the Iraq War, home to England. The process of doing this has a terrible impact on Jack and on his relationship with his wife.
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
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10209584
Cataloging source
TEFMT
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1949-
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Swift, Graham
Dewey number
823/.914
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR6069.W47
LC item number
W57 2012ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by John Lee
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Lee, John Rafter
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True
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  • Brothers
  • Soldiers
  • Marital conflict
  • Families
  • Brothers
  • Farm life
  • Mothers and sons
  • Devon (England)
  • Domestic fiction
  • Psychological fiction
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Wish you were here, by Graham Swift
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/597/000000000010597687.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from label
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
ocn761094637
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 audio discs (9 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781455110919
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
9781455110919
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
10597687
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)761094637
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Wish you were here, by Graham Swift
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/597/000000000010597687.gif
Publication
Note
  • Title from label
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
ocn761094637
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 audio discs (9 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781455110919
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
9781455110919
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
10597687
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)761094637
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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