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The Resource The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein

The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein

Label
The man who walked between the towers
Title
The man who walked between the towers
Statement of responsibility
by Mordicai Gerstein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers in New York City
Member of
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Awards note
Caldecott Medal for print version, 2004
Cataloging source
BKX
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Gerstein, Mordicai
Credits note
Music by Chris Kubie
Date time place
Recorded at ACME Recording Studios, Mamaroneck, New York
Dewey number
791.3/4/092
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
GV551
LC item number
.G47 2005
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kubie, Chris
Series statement
  • Uran Gift Fund
  • Book & CD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Petit, Philippe
  • Tightrope walking
  • Aerialists
  • Children's audiobooks
  • Petit, Philippe
  • Aerialists
  • Tightrope walking
  • World Trade Center (New York, N.Y. : 1970-2001)
  • Petit, Philippe
  • Aerialists
  • Children's audiobooks
  • Tightrope walking
  • France
Target audience
primary
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Track 1 has page turn signals; track 2 does not
  • Accompanying book illustrated by the author and published by Roaring Book Press
Accompanying material
1 book ([40] pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm).
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60804646
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (approximately 24 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781595194251
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 control number
(OCoLC)60804646
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Track 1 has page turn signals; track 2 does not
  • Accompanying book illustrated by the author and published by Roaring Book Press
Accompanying material
1 book ([40] pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm).
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm60804646
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (approximately 24 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781595194251
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 control number
(OCoLC)60804646
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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