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The Resource The island at the center of the world : the epic story of Dutch Manhattan & the forgotten colony that shaped America, by Russell Shorto, (sound recording)

The island at the center of the world : the epic story of Dutch Manhattan & the forgotten colony that shaped America, by Russell Shorto, (sound recording)

Label
The island at the center of the world : the epic story of Dutch Manhattan & the forgotten colony that shaped America
Title
The island at the center of the world
Title remainder
the epic story of Dutch Manhattan & the forgotten colony that shaped America
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Shorto
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Before there were 13 colonies, there was New Netherland. Founded by the Dutch, this tiny community on the edge of the wilderness supported a staggering array of peoples. Surrounded by intolerant Puritans, the colony took its cue from Amsterdam, Europe's most liberal city. Inevitably the Dutch and English clashed--and a new nation was born
Additional physical form
Issued also on cassette.
Cataloging source
RECBX
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Shorto, Russell
Dewey number
974.7/102
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
F128.4
LC item number
.S56 2004c
Literary text for sound recordings
history
PerformerNote
Narrated by L.J. Ganser
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ganser, L. J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minuit, Peter
  • Stuyvesant, Peter
  • Donck, Adriaen van der
  • Dutch Americans
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
The island at the center of the world : the epic story of Dutch Manhattan & the forgotten colony that shaped America, by Russell Shorto, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "Unabridged Nonfiction"--Container
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
13 sound discs (15 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781419302183
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
C2817
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm56596273
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The island at the center of the world : the epic story of Dutch Manhattan & the forgotten colony that shaped America, by Russell Shorto, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "Unabridged Nonfiction"--Container
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
13 sound discs (15 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781419302183
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
C2817
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm56596273
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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