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The Resource A thousand acres, by Jane Smiley

A thousand acres, by Jane Smiley

Label
A thousand acres
Title
A thousand acres
Statement of responsibility
by Jane Smiley
Title variation
1000 acres
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a powerful, mythic story of an American farm family in Iowa
Summary
Larry Cook, an Iowan farmer who has worked a thousand acre plot owned by his family for generations, abruptly decides to leave his farm to his three daughters and retire. His two eldest daughters are pleased with the decision but his youngest daughter has been cut out by her father and is angry. As the daughters' activity on the land progresses, they notice a change in their father. Events begin to unfold that will threaten and destroy the family and their farm
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
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10265864
Cataloging source
JED
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Smiley, Jane
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3569.M39
LC item number
T47 1996
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performance by C.J. Critt
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Critt, C. J.
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True
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  • Family farms
  • Iowa
  • Family farms
  • Iowa
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A thousand acres, by Jane Smiley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Unabridged Fiction."--Cover
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
ocm42890313
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
13 audio discs (15 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780788734335
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C1039
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)42890313
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A thousand acres, by Jane Smiley
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Unabridged Fiction."--Cover
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
ocm42890313
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
13 audio discs (15 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780788734335
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C1039
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)42890313
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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