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The Resource A most improbable journey : a big history of our planet and ourselves, Walter Alvarez

A most improbable journey : a big history of our planet and ourselves, Walter Alvarez

Label
A most improbable journey : a big history of our planet and ourselves
Title
A most improbable journey
Title remainder
a big history of our planet and ourselves
Statement of responsibility
Walter Alvarez
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers an interdisciplinary look at the history of everything, from the origin of the universe in the Big Bang, through the natural history of the Earth and the rise of man, to human pre-history and history, focusing on the improbability of our present existence
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alvarez, Walter
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Adam Verner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Verner, Adam
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  • Natural history
  • Cosmology
  • Human evolution
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • World history
  • Human beings
  • Geology
  • Civilization
  • History
  • Earth (Planet)
Target audience
adult
Label
A most improbable journey : a big history of our planet and ourselves, Walter Alvarez
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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.
Control code
p225859030
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 MP3 CD
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781520046433
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 physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A most improbable journey : a big history of our planet and ourselves, Walter Alvarez
Publication
Copyright
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.
Control code
p225859030
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 MP3 CD
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781520046433
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 physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System details
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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