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The Resource Digging to America, by Anne Tyler, (sound recording)

Digging to America, by Anne Tyler, (sound recording)

Label
Digging to America
Title
Digging to America
Statement of responsibility
by Anne Tyler
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two families awaiting the arrival of their adopted infant daughters from Korea meet at the airport. The families' lives become interwined after the Donaldsons, a young American couple invite the Yazdan's, Maryam, her son, and his Iranian American wife to an arrival party, which becomes an annual event. Maryam, who came to this country thirty-five years earlier, feels her values threatened when she is courted by a newly widowed Donaldson. A penetrating light on the American way as seen from two perspectives, those who are born here and those who are still struggling to fit in
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Tyler, Anne
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Blair Brown
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Brown, Blair
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  • Iranian American women
  • Assimilation (Sociology)
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Iranian Americans
  • Women immigrants
  • Baltimore (Md.)
  • Friendship
  • Widows
Label
Digging to America, by Anne Tyler, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm65188684
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs (8 hrs., 33 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415930328
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
9781415930328
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Digging to America, by Anne Tyler, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm65188684
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs (8 hrs., 33 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781415930328
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
9781415930328
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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