The Resource A long way home, Saroo Brierley, (electronic resource.)

A long way home, Saroo Brierley, (electronic resource.)

Label
A long way home
Title
A long way home
Statement of responsibility
Saroo Brierley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At only five years old, Saroo Brierley got lost on a train in India. Unable to read or write or recall the name of his hometown or even his own last name, he survived alone for weeks on the rough streets of Calcutta before ultimately being transferred to an agency and adopted by a couple in Australia.Despite his gratitude, Brierley always wondered about his origins. Eventually, with the advent of Google Earth, he had the opportunity to look for the needle in a haystack he once called home and pore over satellite images for landmarks he might recognize or mathematical equations that might further narrow down the labyrinthine map of India. One day, after years of searching, he miraculously found what he was looking for and set off to find his family.A Long Way Home is a moving, poignant, and inspirational true story of survival and triumph against incredible odds. It celebrates the importance of never letting go of what drives the human spirit: hope
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brierley, Saroo
PerformerNote
Narrator: Vikas Adam
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Adam, Vikas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
Label
A long way home, Saroo Brierley, (electronic resource.)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (7 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781482996142
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
afe011ce-2a23-40b6-80f4-4adedc1fc07f
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
ODN0001580046
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 210283 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A long way home, Saroo Brierley, (electronic resource.)
Link
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (7 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781482996142
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
afe011ce-2a23-40b6-80f4-4adedc1fc07f
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
System control number
ODN0001580046
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 210283 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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