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The Resource The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, Christopher Paul Curtis, (sound recording)

The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, Christopher Paul Curtis, (sound recording)

Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963
Title
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Paul Curtis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The ordinary interactions and everyday routines of the Watsons, an African American family living in Flint, Michigan, are drastically changed after they go to visit Grandma in Alabama in the summer of 1963
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1996.
Cataloging source
JBW
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Curtis, Christopher Paul
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by LeVar Burton
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Burton, LeVar
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  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Family life
  • Prejudices
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Flint (Mich.)
  • Books on compact disc, Unabridged
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, Christopher Paul Curtis, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hrs., 55 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780807217771
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA 166A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm52906869
  • (OCoLC)52906869
  • 660154
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, Christopher Paul Curtis, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hrs., 55 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780807217771
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA 166A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm52906869
  • (OCoLC)52906869
  • 660154
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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