The Resource Fidel Castro : my life : a spoken autobiography, Fidel Castro and Ignacio Ramonet ; translated by Andrew Hurley, (sound recording)

Fidel Castro : my life : a spoken autobiography, Fidel Castro and Ignacio Ramonet ; translated by Andrew Hurley, (sound recording)

Label
Fidel Castro : my life : a spoken autobiography
Title
Fidel Castro
Title remainder
my life : a spoken autobiography
Statement of responsibility
Fidel Castro and Ignacio Ramonet ; translated by Andrew Hurley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Fidel Castro is perhaps the most charismatic and controversial head of state in modern times. A dictatorial pariah to some, he has become a hero and inspiration for many of the world's poor, defiantly charting an independent and revolutionary path for Cuba over nearly half a century. Numerous attempts have been made to get Castro to tell his own story, but only now, in the twilight of his years, has he been prepared to set out the details for the world to read. Drawing on more than one hundred hours of interviews with journalist Ignacio Ramonet, a knowledgeable and trusted interlocutor, this spoken autobiography will stand as the definitive record of an extraordinary life lived in turbulent times.--From publisher description
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Castro, Fidel
Dewey number
972.9106/4
Form of composition
not applicable
Language note
Translated from the Spanish
LC call number
F1788.22.C3
LC item number
A3 2008ab
Literary text for sound recordings
autobiography
PerformerNote
Read by Todd McLaren and Patrick Lawlor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ramonet, Ignacio
  • Hurley, Andrew
  • McLaren, Todd Parker
  • Lawlor, Patrick G.
  • Castro, Fidel
  • Tantor Media
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Castro, Fidel
  • Castro, Fidel
  • Revolutionaries
  • Heads of state
  • Heads of state
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Fidel Castro : my life : a spoken autobiography, Fidel Castro and Ignacio Ramonet ; translated by Andrew Hurley, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
21 sound discs (approximately 26 hrs., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400105922
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781400105922
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn194503211
  • 5261070
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Fidel Castro : my life : a spoken autobiography, Fidel Castro and Ignacio Ramonet ; translated by Andrew Hurley, (sound recording)
Publication
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
21 sound discs (approximately 26 hrs., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781400105922
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781400105922
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn194503211
  • 5261070
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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