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The Resource The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot

The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot

Label
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
Title
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Skloot
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the story of how scientists took cells from an unsuspecting descendant of freed slaves and created a human cell line that has been kept alive indefinitely, enabling discoveries in such areas as cancer research, in vitro fertilization, and gene mapping
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Dewey number
  • 616/.02774092
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
RC265.6.L24
LC item number
S55 2010b
Literary text for sound recordings
biography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Cassandra Campbell with Bahni Turpin
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • 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
1219278
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 audio discs (12 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780451486318
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
bl2010002457
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHCD 2868
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1219278
  • (Sirsi) 1219278
  • (OCoLC)502981421
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • 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
1219278
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 audio discs (12 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780451486318
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
bl2010002457
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHCD 2868
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1219278
  • (Sirsi) 1219278
  • (OCoLC)502981421
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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