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The Resource How to survive the Titanic : or the sinking of J. Bruce Ismay, Frances Wilson

How to survive the Titanic : or the sinking of J. Bruce Ismay, Frances Wilson

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How to survive the Titanic : or the sinking of J. Bruce Ismay
Title
How to survive the Titanic
Title remainder
or the sinking of J. Bruce Ismay
Statement of responsibility
Frances Wilson
Title variation
  • How to survive the Titanic, or, The sinking of J. Bruce Ismay
  • Sinking of J. Bruce Ismay
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Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On thenight of April 14, 1912, while the Titanic was sinking, Bruce J. Ismay, the ship's owner, made a decision that would save his life. Ismay boarded a lifeboat meant for women and children. Branded a coward, he became a flesh-and-blood embodiment of Joseph Conrad's legendary character, Lord Jim. How to Survive the Titanic interweaves numerous historical accounts and sources with insights drawn from Conrad's novels. Unlike other survivors, this pivotal figure never spoke about the Titanic
Member of
Summary
An account of the Titanic's sinking focuses on the story of the ship's owner, revealing the reasons behind his flight from the sinking ship and the repercussions of his actions
Writing style
Audio
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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10113591
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Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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1964-
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Wilson, Frances
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Robin Sachs
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1951-2013
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Sachs, Robin
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True
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  • Survival
  • Shipowners
  • Shipwreck victims
Target audience
adult
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the sinking of J. Bruce Ismay
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not applicable
Label
How to survive the Titanic : or the sinking of J. Bruce Ismay, Frances Wilson
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Publication
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unknown
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digital storage
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other
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  • sz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT10023841
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  • not applicable
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 18 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781611204278
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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unknown
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Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10023841
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
10023841
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
Label
How to survive the Titanic : or the sinking of J. Bruce Ismay, Frances Wilson
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
  • sz
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
MWT10023841
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 18 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781611204278
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
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10023841
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10023841
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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