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The executioner's song, Dave Eggers

Label
The executioner's song
Title
The executioner's song
Statement of responsibility
Dave Eggers
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Norman Mailer's Pulitzer Prize-winning and unforgettable classic about convicted killer Gary Gilmore now in a brand-new edition.Arguably the greatest book from America's most heroically ambitious writer, THE EXECUTIONER'S SONG follows the short, blighted life of Gary Gilmore who became famous after he robbed two men in 1976 and killed them in cold blood. After being tried and convicted, he immediately insisted on being executed for his crime. To do so, he fought a system that seemed intent on keeping him alive long after it had sentenced him to death. And that fight for the right to die is what made him famous.Mailer tells not only Gilmore's story, but those of the men and women caught in the web of his life and drawn into his procession toward the firing squad. All with implacable authority, steely compassion, and a restraint that evokes the parched landscape and stern theology of Gilmore's Utah. THE EXECUTIONER'S SONG is a trip down the wrong side of the tracks to the deepest source of American loneliness and violence. It is a towering achievement-impossible to put down, impossible to forget
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Mailer, Norman
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3525.A4152
LC item number
E89 2018
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Maxwell Hamilton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eggers, Dave
  • Hamilton, Maxwell
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  • Gilmore, Gary
  • Death row inmates
  • Utah
Transposition and arrangement
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Label
The executioner's song, Dave Eggers
Link
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Publication
Note
OverDrive Audiobook
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
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (43 hr., 03 min., 51 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549198465
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
5790F0D4-5A77-420A-B746-822A07703598
System control number
(OCoLC)1037014476
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The executioner's song, Dave Eggers
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive Audiobook
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
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (43 hr., 03 min., 51 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781549198465
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
5790F0D4-5A77-420A-B746-822A07703598
System control number
(OCoLC)1037014476
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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