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The Resource The great Halifax explosion. : a World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism, John U. Bacon

The great Halifax explosion. : a World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism, John U. Bacon

Label
The great Halifax explosion. : a World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism
Title
The great Halifax explosion.
Title remainder
a World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism
Statement of responsibility
John U. Bacon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1917 a ship laden with the most explosives ever packed on a vessel sailed out of Brooklyn's harbor for the battlegrounds of World War I; when it stopped in Halifax, Nova Scotia, an extraordinary disaster took place: the largest man-made detonation prior to Hiroshima
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
BLACP
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1964-
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Bacon, John U.
Dewey number
971.6/22503
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
F1039.5.H17
LC item number
B33 2017ab
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Johnny Heller
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Heller, Johnny
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  • Halifax Explosion, Halifax, N.S., 1917
  • Halifax (N.S.)
  • Explosions
  • HISTORY / Military / Biological & Chemical Warfare
  • HISTORY / Canada / General
  • HISTORY / Military / World War I
  • Halifax Explosion (Nova Scotia : 1917)
  • Explosions
  • Nova Scotia
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The great Halifax explosion. : a World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism, John U. Bacon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
MP3 format compact disc. Will only play on CD players adapted for MP3 format
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
computer disc
Carrier category code
cd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn990162130
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio disc (10 3/4 hr.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781538455906
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital, MP3
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
ZMbkxo
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o990162130
  • (OCoLC)990162130
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The great Halifax explosion. : a World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism, John U. Bacon
Publication
Note
MP3 format compact disc. Will only play on CD players adapted for MP3 format
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
computer disc
Carrier category code
cd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn990162130
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio disc (10 3/4 hr.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781538455906
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital, MP3
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
ZMbkxo
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o990162130
  • (OCoLC)990162130
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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