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The Resource Firstborn, Arthur C. Clarke and Stephen Baxter, (electronic resource)

Firstborn, Arthur C. Clarke and Stephen Baxter, (electronic resource)

Label
Firstborn
Title
Firstborn
Statement of responsibility
Arthur C. Clarke and Stephen Baxter
Title variation
First born
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Their first act was the Discontinuity, in which Earth was carved into sections from different eras of history, re-stitched into a patchwork world, and renamed Mir. Mir's inhabitants included such notables as Alexander the Great, Genghis Khan, and United Nations peacekeeper Bisesa Dutt. For reasons unknown to her, Bisesa entered into communication with an alien artifact of inscrutable purpose and godlike power-a power that eventually returned her to Earth. There, she played an instrumental role in humanity's race against time to stop a doomsday event: a massive solar storm triggered by the alien Firstborn designed to eradicate all life from the planet. That fate was averted at an inconceivable price. Now, twenty-seven years later, the Firstborn are back
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1917-2008
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clarke, Arthur C.
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baxter, Stephen
  • Lee, John
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Space and time
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Firstborn, Arthur C. Clarke and Stephen Baxter, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 47 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433252464
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10026519
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10026519
System control number
(MWT)MWT10026519
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Firstborn, Arthur C. Clarke and Stephen Baxter, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 47 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781433252464
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10026519
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10026519
System control number
(MWT)MWT10026519
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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