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The Resource Faster : the acceleration of just about everything, by James Gleick

Faster : the acceleration of just about everything, by James Gleick

Label
Faster : the acceleration of just about everything
Title
Faster
Title remainder
the acceleration of just about everything
Statement of responsibility
by James Gleick
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Delivers a brisk volley of observations on how microchips, media, and economics, among other things, have accelerated the pace of everyday experience over the course of the manic 20th century
Cataloging source
JRL
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Gleick, James
Dewey number
529/.7
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
QB209
LC item number
.G48 2000c
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Narrated by John McDonough
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McDonough, John
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  • Time
  • Time
  • Audiobooks
Label
Faster : the acceleration of just about everything, by James Gleick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • An unabridged recording of the book
  • "Unabridged Nonfiction."--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking."--Container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
9 sound discs (10 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780788747571
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C1245
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm44971418
  • 985351
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Faster : the acceleration of just about everything, by James Gleick
Publication
Note
  • An unabridged recording of the book
  • "Unabridged Nonfiction."--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking."--Container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
9 sound discs (10 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780788747571
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C1245
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm44971418
  • 985351
System details
Compact discs
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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