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The Resource Great faces and places : stories from history

Great faces and places : stories from history

Label
Great faces and places : stories from history
Title
Great faces and places
Title remainder
stories from history
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Based on the book Thank you, Sarah by Laurie Halse Anderson: We the people of the United States almost LOST Thanksgiving? Way back when "skirts were long and hats were tall" Americans were forgetting Thanksgiving, and nobody seemed to care, except Sarah Hale
  • Based on the book Now and Ben by Gene Barretta: Now and then, we think about Ben. Dr. Benjamin Franklin, to be precise. We think about his many inventions and the impact they continue to have on our lives
  • Based on the book Neo Leo by Gene Barretta: Leonardo, born in 1452, is primarily renowned as a painter. In this book, you will become acquainted with the Leonardo da Vinci who was also an inventor, engineer and scientist
  • Based on the book Abraham Lincoln comes home by Robert Burleigh: When Abraham Lincoln was shot in Washington, D.C., in 1865, the country was swept by shock. Upon his death came a huge outpouring of grief and sympathy for the courageous president who had guided the nation through the civil war
  • Based on the book Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco: This Civil War story was passed from great-grandfather to grandmother; to son, and finally to the author-artist herself, Patricia Polacco. It is the true story of Sheldon Russell Curtis and Pinkus Aylee, two Union soldiers
  • Based on the book Beatrice's goat by Page McBrier: More than anything, Beatrice wants to be a schoolgirl. But in her small African village, only children who can afford uniforms and books can go to school
Cataloging source
PLAYA
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
  • 920
  • B
LC call number
CT107
LC item number
.G58 2006d
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Anderson, Laurie Halse
  • Barretta, Gene
  • Barretta, Gene
  • Burleigh, Robert
  • Polacco, Patricia
  • McBrier, Page
  • Spoken Arts
  • Findaway World, LLC
Runtime
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http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hale, Sarah Josepha Buell
  • Leonardo
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • United States
  • Heifer Project
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
other
Label
Great faces and places : stories from history
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from Playaway View label
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Previously released as individual titles by Spoken Arts, p1997-2010
  • Issued on Playaway View, a dedicated video media player
  • Powered by rechargable battery ; container includes one electrical power adapter
  • Earphones not required for audio playback
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
  • cz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thank you, Sarah (11 min.) -- Now and Ben (12 min.) -- Neo Leo (14 min.) -- Abraham Lincoln comes home (10 min.) -- Pink and Say (29 min.) -- Beatrice's goat (14 min.)
Control code
1364634
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • other
Extent
1 video media player (approximately 1 hr., 30 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
coarse standard
Isbn
9781616573553
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, sound, color
Publisher number
PV000017
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
other
Speed
78 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) u477865
  • (Sirsi) 1364634
  • (OCoLC)656829270
Tape configuration
not applicable
Video recording format
other
Label
Great faces and places : stories from history
Publication
Note
  • Title from Playaway View label
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Previously released as individual titles by Spoken Arts, p1997-2010
  • Issued on Playaway View, a dedicated video media player
  • Powered by rechargable battery ; container includes one electrical power adapter
  • Earphones not required for audio playback
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
  • cz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thank you, Sarah (11 min.) -- Now and Ben (12 min.) -- Neo Leo (14 min.) -- Abraham Lincoln comes home (10 min.) -- Pink and Say (29 min.) -- Beatrice's goat (14 min.)
Control code
1364634
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • other
Extent
1 video media player (approximately 1 hr., 30 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
coarse standard
Isbn
9781616573553
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, sound, color
Publisher number
PV000017
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
other
Speed
78 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) u477865
  • (Sirsi) 1364634
  • (OCoLC)656829270
Tape configuration
not applicable
Video recording format
other

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