The Resource Al Franken, Giant of the Senate

Al Franken, Giant of the Senate

Label
Al Franken, Giant of the Senate
Title
Al Franken, Giant of the Senate
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
From the #1 bestselling author - the story of an award-winning comedian who decided to run for office and then discovered why award-winning comedians tend not to do that. AL FRANKEN, GIANT OF THE SENATE is a book about an unlikely campaign that had an even more improbable ending: the closest outcome in history and an unprecedented eight-month recount saga, which is pretty funny in retrospect. It's a book about what happens when the nation's foremost progressive satirist gets a chance to serve in the United States Senate and, defying the low expectations of the pundit class, actually turns out to be good at it. It's a book about our deeply polarized, frequently depressing, occasionally inspiring political culture, written from inside the belly of the beast. In this candid personal memoir, the honorable gentleman from Minnesota takes his army of loyal fans along with him from Saturday Night Live to the campaign trail, inside the halls of Congress, and behind the scenes of some of the most dramatic and/or hilarious moments of his new career in politics
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Franken, Al
Dewey number
328.73/092
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not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
E901.1.F73
Literary text for sound recordings
other
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Al Franken
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franken, Al
  • United States
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
  • HUMOR / Topic / Politics
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government / General
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Comedy
  • Politicians
  • Comedians
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Label
Al Franken, Giant of the Senate
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Publication
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unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier.
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Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn988575104
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  • not applicable
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (12 hr., 13 min., 11 sec.))
File format
unknown
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online
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
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digital.
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
DC102537-42EB-46A8-93F3-530C480483A6
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Al Franken, Giant of the Senate
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn988575104
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (12 hr., 13 min., 11 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
DC102537-42EB-46A8-93F3-530C480483A6
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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