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The Resource A long way home : a memoir, Saroo Brierley, with Larry Buttrose

A long way home : a memoir, Saroo Brierley, with Larry Buttrose

Label
A long way home : a memoir
Title
A long way home
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Saroo Brierley, with Larry Buttrose
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Saroo Brierley used Google Earth to find his long-lost home town half a world away, he made global headlines. Saroo had become lost on a train in India at the age of five. Not knowing the name of his family or where he was from, he survived for weeks on the streets of Kolkata, before being taken into an orphanage and adopted by a couple in Australia. Despite being happy in his new family, Saroo always wondered about his origins. He spent hours staring at the map of India on his bedroom wall. When he was a young man the advent of Google Earth led him to pour over satellite images of the country for landmarks he recognised. And one day, after years of searching, he miraculously found what he was looking for. Then he set off on a journey to find his mother
Cataloging source
BLACP
Dewey number
306.8740994
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
CT2808.B67
LC item number
A3 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
autobiography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Vikas Adam
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A long way home : a memoir, Saroo Brierley, with Larry Buttrose
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1579061
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 audio discs (7 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781482996173
Isbn Type
(library ed.)
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 physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
Z9473
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1579061
  • (Sirsi) 1579061
  • (OCoLC)870956848
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A long way home : a memoir, Saroo Brierley, with Larry Buttrose
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
  • "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1579061
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 audio discs (7 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781482996173
Isbn Type
(library ed.)
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 physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
Z9473
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1579061
  • (Sirsi) 1579061
  • (OCoLC)870956848
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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