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The power of one, Bryce Courtenay

Label
The power of one
Title
The power of one
Statement of responsibility
Bryce Courtenay
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A novel about a small boy's triumph over cruelty and loneliness to become a famous boxer. Set in the turbulent 1940's in Southern Africa, it is an epic of survival in the best of dramatic traditions
  • Follows Peekay, a white British boy in South Africa during World War II, between the ages of five and eleven, as he survives an abusive boarding school and goes on to succeed in life and the boxing ring, with help from a chicken, a boxer, a pianist, black African prisoners, and many others
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Courtenay, Bryce
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Humphrey Bower; introduced by Bryce Courtenay
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bower, Humphrey
  • Zimmer, Hans
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-confidence
  • Conduct of life
  • Boxing
  • Prejudices
  • Apartheid
  • Prisons
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Audiobooks
  • Audiobooks
  • Compact discs
  • South Africa
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
unknown
Label
The power of one, Bryce Courtenay
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Featuring music by Hans Zimmer from the motion picture"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Complete & unabridged.
Extent
18 sound discs (21 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781740303903
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781740303903
Other physical details
digital
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
unknown
System control number
ocm70068599
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The power of one, Bryce Courtenay
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Featuring music by Hans Zimmer from the motion picture"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Complete & unabridged.
Extent
18 sound discs (21 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781740303903
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781740303903
Other physical details
digital
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
unknown
System control number
ocm70068599
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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