The Resource The war : stories of life and death from World War II, edited by Clint Willis, (electronic resource)

The war : stories of life and death from World War II, edited by Clint Willis, (electronic resource)

Label
The war : stories of life and death from World War II
Title
The war
Title remainder
stories of life and death from World War II
Statement of responsibility
edited by Clint Willis
Contributor
Editor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
No one knew it was going to be that bad. World War II killed some 60 million people 20 million of them soldiers and inflicted wounds, bereavement, poverty and suffering on countless others. But such destruction was an impossible to imagine in advance as it was for young pilots-in-training to imagine their coming fiery deaths; or for Jews to foresee their last moments in the gas chambers; or for parents to imagine their children killed by the mortars and bullets and other munitions that factories churned out in such enormous quantities. As impossible, perhaps, as it is for us to imagine a disaster of similar scale in our future. The War presents an unforgettable mosaic of memoirs from soldiers, citizens and historians, detailing the immense tragedy that stretched from the Western Front to the Pacific Theater
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Grover Gardner, Barrett Whitener, terrence Aselford, Colleen Delany
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1922-2004
  • 1924-2012
  • 1904-1963
  • 1892-1978
  • -1961
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Willis, Clint
  • Whitener, Barrett
  • Manchester, William
  • Gardner, Grover
  • Ryan, Cornelius
  • Fussell, Paul
  • Aselford, Terence
  • Liebling, A. J.
  • Flanner, Janet
  • Delaney, Colleen
  • Webster, David Kenyon
  • Fahey, James J
  • Carlson, Lewis H
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
The war : stories of life and death from World War II, edited by Clint Willis, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (360 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781593162665
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11002082
Publisher number
MWT11002082
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The war : stories of life and death from World War II, edited by Clint Willis, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (360 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781593162665
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11002082
Publisher number
MWT11002082
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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