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The Resource 12 years a slave, by Solomon Northup, (sound recording)

12 years a slave, by Solomon Northup, (sound recording)

Label
12 years a slave
Title
12 years a slave
Statement of responsibility
by Solomon Northup
Title variation
Twelve years a slave
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this true story narrated by Academy Award winner Louis Gossett, Jr, the listener is transported to 1840s New York, Louisiana, and Washington, DC, to experience the kidnapping and twelve-year bondage of Solomon Northup, a free man of color. Published in 1853, this account was a bombshell in the national debate over slavery leading up to the Civil War and helped tilt public opinion in favor of abolition
Cataloging source
BLACP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1808-1863?
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Northup, Solomon
Dewey number
  • 306.3/62092
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
autobiography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Louis Gossett, Jr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gossett, Louis
  • Blackstone Audio, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Northup, Solomon
  • Slaves
  • Slaves' writings, American
  • African Americans
  • Plantation life
  • Slavery
  • Audiobooks
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
12 years a slave, by Solomon Northup, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn839685049
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs (ca. 8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781482916195
Other control number
9781482916195
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z7787
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)839685049
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
12 years a slave, by Solomon Northup, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn839685049
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs (ca. 8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781482916195
Other control number
9781482916195
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z7787
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)839685049
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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