The Resource Barkskins : a novel, Annie Proulx

Barkskins : a novel, Annie Proulx

Label
Barkskins : a novel
Title
Barkskins
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Annie Proulx
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the late seventeenth century, two illiterate woodsmen, Rene Sel and Charles Duquet, make their way from Northern France to New France to seek a living. Bound to a feudal lord, a 'seigneur', for three years in exchange for land, they suffer extraordinary hardship, always in awe of the forest they are charged with clearing, sometimes brimming with dreams of its commercial potential. Rene marries an Indian healer, and they have children, mixing the blood of two cultures. Duquet travels the globe and back, starting a logging company that will prosper for generations. Proulx tells the stories of the children, grandchildren, and descendants of these two lineages, the Sels and the Duquets, as well as the descendants of their allies and foes, as they travel back to Europe, to China, to New England, always in quest of a livelihood or a fortune, or fleeing stunningly brutal conditions - accidents, pestilence, Indian attacks, the revenge of rivals
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Proulx, Annie,
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3566.R697
LC item number
B37 2016ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Robert Petkoff
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Petkoff, Robert,
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  • Indentured servants
  • Indentured servants
  • Canada
  • Canada
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Label
Barkskins : a novel, Annie Proulx
Link
Instantiates
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
ocn951982861
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (25 hr., 55 min., 42 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781442370074
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
080A4000-ADE1-4672-95B5-2784ECC80D14
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Barkskins : a novel, Annie Proulx
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
ocn951982861
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (25 hr., 55 min., 42 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781442370074
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
080A4000-ADE1-4672-95B5-2784ECC80D14
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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