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The Resource Who was first? : discovering the Americas, by Russell Freedman, (sound recording)

Who was first? : discovering the Americas, by Russell Freedman, (sound recording)

Label
Who was first? : discovering the Americas
Title
Who was first?
Title remainder
discovering the Americas
Statement of responsibility
by Russell Freedman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Historians still agree about the date of Columbus's voyage. But did this European adventurer discover America? As artifacts are unearthed and analyzed, the story of human presence in the Americas continues to unfold. Looking deeper and deeper into the past, acclaimed nonfiction writer Russell Freedman tells this evolving story, touching on such evidence as Viking runes, Chinese legends, Mayan stonework, and mysterious objects found in New England. Thoroughly researched and impeccably documented, Who Was First? is a compelling account of many discoverers of the Americas
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TEFBT
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1929-2018
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Freedman, Russell
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
history
PerformerNote
Read by L.J. Ganser
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Ganser, L. J
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  • America
  • America
  • Explorers
Target audience
juvenile
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not applicable
Label
Who was first? : discovering the Americas, by Russell Freedman, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Subtitle from container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Before Columbus -- Admiral of the ocean sea -- Did China discover America? -- Leif the lucky -- The not-so-new world -- Who really discovered America?
Control code
ocn172789764
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (ca. 53 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739361634
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA 1282ACD
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Who was first? : discovering the Americas, by Russell Freedman, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Subtitle from container
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Before Columbus -- Admiral of the ocean sea -- Did China discover America? -- Leif the lucky -- The not-so-new world -- Who really discovered America?
Control code
ocn172789764
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (ca. 53 min. each)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739361634
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA 1282ACD
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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