The Resource Home : a short history of an idea, Witold Rybczynski, (eaudio)

Home : a short history of an idea, Witold Rybczynski, (eaudio)

Label
Home : a short history of an idea
Title
Home
Title remainder
a short history of an idea
Statement of responsibility
Witold Rybczynski
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this illuminating book, Witold Rybczynski walks us through five centuries of homes both great and small, from the smoke-filled manor halls of the Middle Ages to the Ralph Lauren designed environments of today. On a house tour like no other-one that delightfully explicates the very idea of "home"-you'll see how social and cultural changes influenced styles of decoration and furnishing, learn the connection between wall-hung religious tapestries and wall-to-wall carpeting, discover how some of our most welcome luxuries were born of architectural necessity, and much more
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rybczynski, Witold
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Nadia May
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • May, Nadia
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Audiobooks
  • Dwellings
  • Personal space
  • Architecture and society
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Home : a short history of an idea, Witold Rybczynski, (eaudio)
Link
Instantiates
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 (7hr., 36 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470848330
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11072949
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11072949
System control number
MWT11072949
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Home : a short history of an idea, Witold Rybczynski, (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 (7hr., 36 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470848330
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
MWT11072949
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11072949
System control number
MWT11072949
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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