The Resource Water for elephants, Sara Gruen, (sound recording)

Water for elephants, Sara Gruen, (sound recording)

Label
Water for elephants
Title
Water for elephants
Statement of responsibility
Sara Gruen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A novel of star-crossed lovers, set in the circus world circa 1932. When Jacob Jankowski, recently orphaned and suddenly adrift, jumps onto a passing train, he enters a world of freaks, grifters, and misfits, a second-rate circus struggling to survive during the Great Depression, making one-night stands in town after endless town. A veterinary student who almost earned his degree, Jacob is put in charge of caring for the circus menagerie. It is there that he meets Marlena, the beautiful young star of the equestrian act, who is married to August, the charismatic but twisted animal trainer. He also meets Rosie, an elephant who seems untrainable until he discovers a way to reach her
Cataloging source
WIQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gruen, Sara
Credits note
Producer, Paul Ruben
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3607.R696
LC item number
W38 2006b
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by David LeDoux and John Randolph Jones
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ledoux, David
  • Jones, John Randolph
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Circus
  • Depressions
  • Circus performers
  • Parents
  • Elephants
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Veterinarians
Target audience
adult
Label
Water for elephants, Sara Gruen, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
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
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
10 sound discs (11 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598870626
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781598870626
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
HBP 89554
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm69852616
  • 5352457
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Water for elephants, Sara Gruen, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
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
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
10 sound discs (11 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598870626
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781598870626
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
HBP 89554
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm69852616
  • 5352457
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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