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The Resource Child of the river, Irma Joubert ; [translation: Else Silke], (sound recording)

Child of the river, Irma Joubert ; [translation: Else Silke], (sound recording)

Label
Child of the river
Title
Child of the river
Statement of responsibility
Irma Joubert ; [translation: Else Silke]
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • afr
  • eng
Summary
Persomi's dreams are much bigger than the world of poverty and deprivation that surround her in the Bushveld of the 1940s and 1950s in South Africa. Persomi is young, white, and poor, born the middle child of illiterate sharecroppers on the prosperous Fourie farm. Persomi's world is extraordinarily small. She has never been to the local village and spends her days absorbed in the rhythms of the natural world around her
Member of
Summary
Born into poverty as the second child of illiterate sharecroppers in 1940s South Africa, Persomi dreams of getting an education, a career and of finding love and follows her older brother, Gerbrand, who leaves the farm to find work in Johannesburg
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10537555
Cataloging source
TEFMT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Joubert, Irma
Dewey number
839.3/636
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PT6593.2.O8314
LC item number
P4713 2016ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Sarah Zimmerman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Silke, Elsa
  • Zimmerman, Sarah
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Women, White
  • South Africa
  • Afrikaans fiction
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Child of the river, Irma Joubert ; [translation: Else Silke], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
21657058
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
12 audio discs (10 hr., 43 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781531833640
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 control number
9781531833640
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959735705
  • 11623327
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Child of the river, Irma Joubert ; [translation: Else Silke], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
21657058
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
12 audio discs (10 hr., 43 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781531833640
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 control number
9781531833640
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)959735705
  • 11623327
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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