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The Resource Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers, edited by Don George, (sound recording book on CD)

Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers, edited by Don George, (sound recording book on CD)

Label
Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers
Title
Better than fiction
Title remainder
true travel tales from great fiction writers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Don George
Title variation
  • True travel tales from great fiction writers
  • Lonely planet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of original travel stories told by some of the world's best novelists
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
910.4
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
G465
LC item number
.B4865 2013ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by James Millar and Katy Carmichael
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • George, Donald W
  • Millar, James
  • Carmichael, Katy
  • Lonely Planet Publications (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Voyages and travels
  • Travel
  • Authors
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers, edited by Don George, (sound recording book on CD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
  • Duration: 8:22:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The mountain mine
  • Carol Birch
  • The tin can
  • Tom Carson
  • Among Saudi sands
  • Keija Parssinen
  • Quetzal
  • Frances Mayes
  • Off the beaten track in Malawi
  • Marina Lewycka
  • Going south
  • Adrift in the Solomon Islands
  • Mark Dapin
  • Confessions of a coconut-soup eater
  • Steven Amsterdam
  • Sudan : the Scarface Express
  • Joe Yogerst
  • Chasing missionaries
  • Suzanne Joinson
  • In bear trap canyon
  • Peter Mathiessen
  • Kurt Andersen
  • A tohunga with a promise to keep
  • Keri Hulme
  • Death trip
  • Peter Ho Davies
  • A visit to San Quentin
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • On my way home
  • Lloyd Jones
  • You, me and the sea
  • Steven Hall
  • Kind of blue
  • The Fairbanks Shakespeare Camp
  • Stefan Merrill Block
  • When things make no sense
  • Pico Iyer
  • The way to Hav
  • Jan Morris
  • A tango with Freud
  • Alexander McCall Smith
  • Getting travel dirt under your fingernails
  • Bryce Courtney
  • Sophie Cunningham
  • A small world after all
  • Charles Finch
  • The thieves of Rome
  • M.J. Hyland
  • Arriving in Luxembourg
  • Chris Pavone
  • Mumbai : before the monsoon
  • Stephen Kelman
  • An Alpine escape
  • Aliya Whitely
  • Huaxi Watermill
  • Who wants a girl?
  • Isabel Allende
  • Into unknown climes
  • Nikki Gemmell
  • Nuestro pueblo
  • Tea Obreht
  • Arnold Zable
  • Shooting Pompeii
  • DBC Pierre
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 sound discs (502 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792797098
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
SLD3109
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 1941974
  • (OCoLC)ocn811599448
  • (OCoLC)811599448
  • 1939945
  • 1941974
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Better than fiction : true travel tales from great fiction writers, edited by Don George, (sound recording book on CD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
  • Duration: 8:22:00
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The mountain mine
  • Carol Birch
  • The tin can
  • Tom Carson
  • Among Saudi sands
  • Keija Parssinen
  • Quetzal
  • Frances Mayes
  • Off the beaten track in Malawi
  • Marina Lewycka
  • Going south
  • Adrift in the Solomon Islands
  • Mark Dapin
  • Confessions of a coconut-soup eater
  • Steven Amsterdam
  • Sudan : the Scarface Express
  • Joe Yogerst
  • Chasing missionaries
  • Suzanne Joinson
  • In bear trap canyon
  • Peter Mathiessen
  • Kurt Andersen
  • A tohunga with a promise to keep
  • Keri Hulme
  • Death trip
  • Peter Ho Davies
  • A visit to San Quentin
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • On my way home
  • Lloyd Jones
  • You, me and the sea
  • Steven Hall
  • Kind of blue
  • The Fairbanks Shakespeare Camp
  • Stefan Merrill Block
  • When things make no sense
  • Pico Iyer
  • The way to Hav
  • Jan Morris
  • A tango with Freud
  • Alexander McCall Smith
  • Getting travel dirt under your fingernails
  • Bryce Courtney
  • Sophie Cunningham
  • A small world after all
  • Charles Finch
  • The thieves of Rome
  • M.J. Hyland
  • Arriving in Luxembourg
  • Chris Pavone
  • Mumbai : before the monsoon
  • Stephen Kelman
  • An Alpine escape
  • Aliya Whitely
  • Huaxi Watermill
  • Who wants a girl?
  • Isabel Allende
  • Into unknown climes
  • Nikki Gemmell
  • Nuestro pueblo
  • Tea Obreht
  • Arnold Zable
  • Shooting Pompeii
  • DBC Pierre
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 sound discs (502 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792797098
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
SLD3109
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 1941974
  • (OCoLC)ocn811599448
  • (OCoLC)811599448
  • 1939945
  • 1941974
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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