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The Resource World and town, by Gish Jen

World and town, by Gish Jen

Label
World and town
Title
World and town
Statement of responsibility
by Gish Jen
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two years after burying her husband and best friend, sixty-eight-year-old Hattie Kong moves to a small New England town where she is joined by a Cambodian family and reunited with an ex-lover before tackling challenges in the form of fundamentalist Christians and struggling family farms
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Jen, Gish
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Janet Song
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Song, Janet
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  • Chinese American women
  • Widows
  • Cambodian Americans
  • Refugee families
  • City and town life
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
World and town, by Gish Jen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
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
802282
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
13 audio discs (16 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781441773562
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 physical details
digital
Publisher number
ZE6088
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781441773562
  • (OCoLC)680468234
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
World and town, by Gish Jen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
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
802282
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
13 audio discs (16 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781441773562
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 physical details
digital
Publisher number
ZE6088
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781441773562
  • (OCoLC)680468234
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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