The Resource In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown, Nathaniel Philbrick

In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown, Nathaniel Philbrick

Label
In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown
Title
In the hurricane's eye
Title remainder
the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Philbrick
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a narrative that moves from the ship crowded waters off Newport, Rhode Island, to a wooded hillside near North Carolina's Guilford Courthouse, to the Dutch storehouses on the Caribbean island of St. Eustatius, Philbrick narrates the pivotal naval battle that brought the end of America's long, elusive path to independence. It was an improbable triumph made possible by Washington's brilliant strategy, leadership, and revolutionary use of sea power
Cataloging source
TEFMT
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Philbrick, Nathaniel
Dewey number
973.3/37
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
E241.Y6
LC item number
P55 2018ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Scott Brick
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brick, Scott
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • Washington, George
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • Siege of Yorktown (Virginia : 1781)
  • Command of troops
  • Military participation
  • Yorktown (Va.)
  • United States
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
  • United States
  • Virginia
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown, Nathaniel Philbrick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
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
Contents
Preface: The land and the sea -- Part I: "Against the wind". The building storm ; "An enemy in the heart of the country" ; "Delays and accidents of the sea" ; Bayonets and zeal ; The end of the tether -- Part II: "The ocean of history". "A ray of light" ; "The spur of speed" ; "Ligne de vitesse" ; Yorktown ; "The North River captain" -- Epilogue: Aftermath
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 audio discs (approximately 10 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525641667
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
9780525641667
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
  • 60cm3a
  • 40cm3a
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1052785432
  • 1772716
  • (OCoLC)on1052785432
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
In the hurricane's eye : the genius of George Washington and the victory at Yorktown, Nathaniel Philbrick
Publication
Note
Compact discs
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
Contents
Preface: The land and the sea -- Part I: "Against the wind". The building storm ; "An enemy in the heart of the country" ; "Delays and accidents of the sea" ; Bayonets and zeal ; The end of the tether -- Part II: "The ocean of history". "A ray of light" ; "The spur of speed" ; "Ligne de vitesse" ; Yorktown ; "The North River captain" -- Epilogue: Aftermath
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 audio discs (approximately 10 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525641667
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
9780525641667
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Stock number
  • 60cm3a
  • 40cm3a
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1052785432
  • 1772716
  • (OCoLC)on1052785432
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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