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The Resource The world until yesterday : [what can we learn from traditional societies?], by Jared Diamond, (sound recording)

The world until yesterday : [what can we learn from traditional societies?], by Jared Diamond, (sound recording)

Label
The world until yesterday : [what can we learn from traditional societies?]
Title
The world until yesterday
Title remainder
[what can we learn from traditional societies?]
Statement of responsibility
by Jared Diamond
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing extensively from his field work in the Pacific Islands and with other people groups, Jared Diamond gives a firsthand picture of the human past as it had been for millions of years, a past that has mostly vanished, and what the differences between that past and our present modern society mean for our lives today
Cataloging source
ns
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Diamond, Jared M
Dewey number
305.89/912
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
DU744.35.D32
LC item number
D53 2013c
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Jay Snyder
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Green, Dan
  • Recorded Books, LLC
  • Penguin Audio (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dani (New Guinean people)
  • Dani (New Guinean people)
  • Dani (New Guinean people)
  • Social evolution
  • Social change
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Books on compact disc, Unabridged
Target audience
adult
Label
The world until yesterday : [what can we learn from traditional societies?], by Jared Diamond, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Recording originally produced by Penguin Audio, p2013
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
15 sound discs (18 hrs., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470339449
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
C02344
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • sky253576936
  • (OCoLC)995347218
  • 834703
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The world until yesterday : [what can we learn from traditional societies?], by Jared Diamond, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Recording originally produced by Penguin Audio, p2013
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
15 sound discs (18 hrs., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470339449
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
C02344
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • sky253576936
  • (OCoLC)995347218
  • 834703
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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