The Resource 67 shots: : Kent State and the end of American innocence, Howard Means, (eaudio)

67 shots: : Kent State and the end of American innocence, Howard Means, (eaudio)

Label
67 shots: : Kent State and the end of American innocence
Title
67 shots:
Title remainder
Kent State and the end of American innocence
Statement of responsibility
Howard Means
Title variation
Sixty-seven shots
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At midday on May 4, 1970, after three days of protests, several thousand students and the Ohio National Guard faced off at opposite ends of the grassy campus commons at Kent State University. At noon, the Guard moved out. Twenty-four minutes later, Guardsmen launched a thirteen-second, sixty-seven-shot barrage that left four students dead and nine wounded, one paralyzed for life. The story doesn't end there, though. A horror of far greater proportions was narrowly averted minutes later when the Guard and students reassembled on the commons. The Kent State shootings were both unavoidable and preventable: unavoidable in that all the discordant forces of a turbulent decade flowed together on May 4, 1970, on one Ohio campus; preventable in that every party to the tragedy made the wrong choices at the wrong time in the wrong place. Using the university's recently available oral-history collection supplemented by extensive new interviewing, Means tells the story of this iconic American moment through the eyes and memories of those who were there, and skillfully situates it in the context of a tumultuous era
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Means, Howard B
Dewey number
378.771/37
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Alan Sklar
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sklar, Alan
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kent State Shootings, Kent, Ohio, 1970
  • Student movements
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
67 shots: : Kent State and the end of American innocence, Howard Means, (eaudio)
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unknown
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digital storage
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unknown
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 59 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781504761598
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11693559
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11693559
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MWT11693559
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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Label
67 shots: : Kent State and the end of American innocence, Howard Means, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 59 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504761598
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
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11693559
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11693559
System control number
MWT11693559
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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