The Resource Billy Lynn's long halftime walk, Ben Fountain

Billy Lynn's long halftime walk, Ben Fountain

Label
Billy Lynn's long halftime walk
Title
Billy Lynn's long halftime walk
Statement of responsibility
Ben Fountain
Title variation
Billy Lynns long halftime walk
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A ferocious firefight with Iraqi insurgents at "the battle of Al-Ansakar Canal"--Three minutes and forty-three seconds of intense warfare caught on tape by an embedded Fox News crew - has transformed the eight surviving men of Bravo Squad into America's most sought-after heroes. For the past two weeks, the Bush administration has sent them on a media-intensive nationwide Victory Tour to reinvigorate public support for the war ..
Summary
Asked to be part of the Dallas Cowboys' halftime show on Thanksgiving, Specialist Billy Lynn, one of the eight surviving men of Bravo Squad, finds his life forever changed by this event that will help him understand difficult truths about himself
Theme
Tone
Audio
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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10198985
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Fountain, Ben
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3606.O844
LC item number
B55 2012ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Oliver Wyman
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Wyman, Oliver
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True
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  • Iraq War (2003-2011)
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Veterans
  • Iraq
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Billy Lynn's long halftime walk, Ben Fountain
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Duration: 11:39:22
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
ocn814405817
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio file (11 hr., 39 min., 22 sec.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781611208023
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
unknown
Stock number
C47592DF-C80D-4991-9ADA-9CCB5F531E1B
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 167516 KB; MP3 file size: 328306 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Billy Lynn's long halftime walk, Ben Fountain
Link
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Duration: 11:39:22
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
ocn814405817
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 audio file (11 hr., 39 min., 22 sec.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781611208023
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
unknown
Stock number
C47592DF-C80D-4991-9ADA-9CCB5F531E1B
System details
  • Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 167516 KB; MP3 file size: 328306 KB)
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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