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The Resource Galileo's daughter : [a historical memoir of science, faith, and love], Dava Sobel, (sound recording CD)

Galileo's daughter : [a historical memoir of science, faith, and love], Dava Sobel, (sound recording CD)

Label
Galileo's daughter : [a historical memoir of science, faith, and love]
Title
Galileo's daughter
Title remainder
[a historical memoir of science, faith, and love]
Statement of responsibility
Dava Sobel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Placed in a convent at the age of 13, Galileo's oldest daughter was a constant source of support for her father. The lives of the Medicis and the papal court are illuminated through their correspondence along with Galileo's struggle with the church
Cataloging source
OWL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sobel, Dava
Dewey number
B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
QB36.G2
LC item number
S65 2005b
Literary text for sound recordings
history
PerformerNote
Read by Fritz Weaver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Weaver, Fritz
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Galileo
  • Galilei, Maria Celeste
  • Astronomers
Label
Galileo's daughter : [a historical memoir of science, faith, and love], Dava Sobel, (sound recording CD)
Instantiates
Publication
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
5 sound discs (5 hr. 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739322901
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PLCD 224
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
653249
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Galileo's daughter : [a historical memoir of science, faith, and love], Dava Sobel, (sound recording CD)
Publication
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
5 sound discs (5 hr. 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739322901
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PLCD 224
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
653249
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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