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The Resource 1984, George Orwell, (sound recording)

1984, George Orwell, (sound recording)

Label
1984
Title
1984
Statement of responsibility
George Orwell
Title variation
Nineteen eighty-four
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a grim city and a terrifying country, where Big Brother is always Watching You and the Thought Police can practically read your mind, Winston is a man in grave danger for the simple reason that his memory still functions. He knows the Party's official image of the world is a fluid fiction. He knows the Party controls the people by feeding them lies and narrowing their imaginations through a process of bewilderment and brutalization that alienates each individual from his fellows and deprives him of every liberating human pursuit from reasoned inquiry to sexual passion. Drawn into a forbidden love affair, Winston finds the courage to join a secret revolutionary organization called The Brotherhood, dedicated to the destruction of the Party. Together with his beloved Julia, he hazards his life in a deadly match against the powers that be
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • technical information on music
  • other
Cataloging source
DON
Dewey number
823/.912
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
  • PR6029.R8
  • PR6029.R8
LC item number
  • N49 2008d
  • N49 2008d
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Simon Prebble
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
1984, George Orwell, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from Playaway label
  • Unabridged
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • "Playaway. Audiobooks. Pre-loaded and portable."--Container
  • Previously released by Blackstone Audio, Inc., p2007
  • In container (21 x 13 x 3 cm.) with earphones, AAA battery and lanyard, required for playback
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
244655992
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 sound media player (ca. 11 hr., 30 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781606406984
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
2862
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)244655992
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
1984, George Orwell, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from Playaway label
  • Unabridged
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • "Playaway. Audiobooks. Pre-loaded and portable."--Container
  • Previously released by Blackstone Audio, Inc., p2007
  • In container (21 x 13 x 3 cm.) with earphones, AAA battery and lanyard, required for playback
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
244655992
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 sound media player (ca. 11 hr., 30 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781606406984
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
2862
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)244655992
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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