The Resource Crossing the horizon: : a novel, Laurie Notaro, (eaudio)

Crossing the horizon: : a novel, Laurie Notaro, (eaudio)

Label
Crossing the horizon: : a novel
Title
Crossing the horizon:
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Laurie Notaro
Creator
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten thousand feet in the sky, aviatrixes from London to Paris to New York-fueled by determination and courage-have their eyes on the century's biggest prize. The year is 1927, and Amelia Earhart has not yet made her record-breaking cross-Atlantic flight. Who will follow in Charles Lindbergh's footsteps and make her own history? Three women's names are splashed daily across the front page: Elsie Mackay, daughter of an Earl, is the first Englishwoman to get her pilot's license. Mabel Boll, a glamorous society darling and former cigar girl, is ardent to make the historic flight. Beauty pageant contestant Ruth Elder uses her winnings for flying lessons and becomes the preeminent American girl of the sky. Inspired by true events and real people, Notaro vividly evokes this exciting time as her determined heroines vie for the record. With meticulous research and atmospheric prose, Notaro brings Elsie, Mabel, and Ruth to life, pulling us back in time as the pilots collide, struggle, and literally crash in the chase for fame and a place in aviation history
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Notaro, Laurie
Dewey number
813/.6
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Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Hillary Huber
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huber, Hillary
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elder, Ruth
  • Boll, Mabel
  • Mackay, Elsie
  • Women air pilots
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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Label
Crossing the horizon: : a novel, Laurie Notaro, (eaudio)
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digital storage
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (14hr., 23 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781515994787
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11780696
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11780696
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MWT11780696
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Crossing the horizon: : a novel, Laurie Notaro, (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 (14hr., 23 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781515994787
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
MWT11780696
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11780696
System control number
MWT11780696
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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