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The Resource The man who loved China : [the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the Middle Kingdom], written and read by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)

The man who loved China : [the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the Middle Kingdom], written and read by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)

Label
The man who loved China : [the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the Middle Kingdom]
Title
The man who loved China
Title remainder
[the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the Middle Kingdom]
Statement of responsibility
written and read by Simon Winchester
Creator
Contributor
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biography of Joseph Needham, a Cambridge scientist who turned his eccentric genius on the study of China. He produced seventeen immense volumes on China, marking him as the greatest one-man encyclopaedist
Cataloging source
IG#
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winchester, Simon
Credits note
Produced and directed by Karen DiMattia
Dewey number
  • 509.2
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
Q143.N44
LC item number
W56 2008b
Literary text for sound recordings
biography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DiMattia, Karen
  • Harper Audio (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Needham, Joseph
  • Needham, Joseph
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • Scientists
  • Science
  • Audiobooks
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not applicable
Label
The man who loved China : [the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the Middle Kingdom], written and read by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • Subtitle from container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
Control code
ocn226356271
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 sound discs [9 hr.]
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436107129
Isbn Type
(Recorded Books)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • UACD 5676(8)
  • C4498
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 936755
  • (Sirsi) o226356271
  • (OCoLC)226356271
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The man who loved China : [the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the Middle Kingdom], written and read by Simon Winchester, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • Subtitle from container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
Control code
ocn226356271
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 sound discs [9 hr.]
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436107129
Isbn Type
(Recorded Books)
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • UACD 5676(8)
  • C4498
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 936755
  • (Sirsi) o226356271
  • (OCoLC)226356271
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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