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The Resource Stories from around the world

Stories from around the world

Label
Stories from around the world
Title
Stories from around the world
Contributor
Author
Distributor
Narrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Mufaro's beautiful daughters : Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife
  • Grandfather's journey : A Japanese American man recounts his grandfather's journey to America which he later also undertakes, and the feelings of being torn by a love for two different countries
  • Arrow to the sun : An adaptation of the Pueblo Indian myth which explains how the spirit of the Lord of the Sun was brought to the world of men
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Award
  • Caldecott Medal
  • Caldecott Medal
Cataloging source
PLAYA
Dewey number
398.2
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PZ8.1
LC item number
.S86 2011d
Literary text for sound recordings
folktales
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various narrators
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-1989
  • 1950-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Alexander, Terry
  • Wong, B. D.
  • McDermott, Gerald
  • Steptoe, John
  • Say, Allen
  • Steptoe, John
  • Say, Allen
  • McDermott, Gerald
  • Playaway Digital Audio
  • Findaway World, LLC
  • Weston Woods Studios
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africa
  • Grandfathers
  • Voyages and travels
  • Homesickness
  • Japanese Americans
  • United States
  • Pueblo Indians
  • Indians of North America
  • Grandfathers
  • Voyages and travels
  • Homesickness
  • Japanese Americans
  • Pueblo Indians
  • Africa
  • Japan
  • United States
Target audience
  • adult
  • juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Stories from around the world
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Playback requires one set of user-supplied earphones (or equivalent) and one AAA battery
  • Title from Playaway label
  • "HD."
  • "LIGHT."
  • Previously released by Weston Woods, ©2014
  • Issued on Playaway Light, a dedicated audio media player
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • other
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • nz
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mufaro's beautiful daughters
  • John Steptoe (14:00)
  • Grandfather's journey
  • Allen Say (8:00)
  • Arrow to the sun
  • Gerald McDermott (7:00)
Control code
1608828
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio media player (29 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781467680110
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
digital, HD audio
Publisher number
30743
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
unknown
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) u576383
  • (Sirsi) 1608828
  • (OCoLC)880437881
System details
Playaway
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Stories from around the world
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Playback requires one set of user-supplied earphones (or equivalent) and one AAA battery
  • Title from Playaway label
  • "HD."
  • "LIGHT."
  • Previously released by Weston Woods, ©2014
  • Issued on Playaway Light, a dedicated audio media player
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • other
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • nz
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Mufaro's beautiful daughters
  • John Steptoe (14:00)
  • Grandfather's journey
  • Allen Say (8:00)
  • Arrow to the sun
  • Gerald McDermott (7:00)
Control code
1608828
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio media player (29 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781467680110
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
digital, HD audio
Publisher number
30743
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
unknown
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) u576383
  • (Sirsi) 1608828
  • (OCoLC)880437881
System details
Playaway
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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