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The Resource Twelve desperate miles : the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa, Tim Brady, (sound recording)

Twelve desperate miles : the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa, Tim Brady, (sound recording)

Label
Twelve desperate miles : the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa
Title
Twelve desperate miles
Title remainder
the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa
Statement of responsibility
Tim Brady
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the World War II service of a Honduran banana boat staffed with international merchant seamen, inmates, and a French harbor pilot who heroically succeeded in setting the stage for Patton's epic invasion of North Africa
Cataloging source
BBCAA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brady, Tim
Dewey number
940.54/234
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
D766.99.M6
LC item number
B73 2012b
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Joe Barrett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barrett, Joe
  • AudioGO (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Operation Torch, 1942
  • Contessa (Steamer)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Twelve desperate miles : the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa, Tim Brady, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Title from container
  • "Sound Library"--Container
  • In container (17 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn780478889
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 sound discs (9 hr., 49 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792788034
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SLD2731
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)780478889
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Twelve desperate miles : the epic WWII voyage of the S.S. Contessa, Tim Brady, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Title from container
  • "Sound Library"--Container
  • In container (17 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn780478889
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 sound discs (9 hr., 49 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792788034
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
SLD2731
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)780478889
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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