The Resource Spooked! : How a Radio Broadcast and The War of the Worlds Sparked the 1938 Invasion of America., (ebook)

Spooked! : How a Radio Broadcast and The War of the Worlds Sparked the 1938 Invasion of America., (ebook)

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Spooked! : How a Radio Broadcast and The War of the Worlds Sparked the 1938 Invasion of America.
Title
Spooked!
Title remainder
How a Radio Broadcast and The War of the Worlds Sparked the 1938 Invasion of America.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the panic induced when listeners believed Orson Welles' radio broadcast of "The War of the Worlds" to be news of an alien invasion, discussing the context in which the broadcast was aired and why it was so convincing
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Jarrow, Gail
Dewey number
791.44/72
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1991.77.W3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Science fiction radio programs
  • Radio broadcasting
  • Hoaxes in mass media
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Spooked! : How a Radio Broadcast and The War of the Worlds Sparked the 1938 Invasion of America., (ebook)
Link
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Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Dedication; Acknowledgments; Chapter One: Haunted on Halloween Eve; Chapter Two: Mercury Rises; Chapter Three: Taking to the Air; Chapter Four: Blood-Red Planet; Chapter Five: Plotting the Invasion; Chapter Six: The Final Day; Chapter Seven: The Attack; Chapter Eight: Panic; Chapter Nine: "Wreckage"; Chapter Ten: It's All Over; Chapter Eleven: Extra! Extra! Read All About It!; Dear Mr. Welles; Chapter Twelve: Fallout; Dear FCC; Chapter Thirteen: "Too Darn Realistic"; Chapter Fourteen: Soft Landing; Hoaxes; Timeline; More to Explore; Author's Note
  • Source NotesSelected Bibliography; Picture Credits; An Interview with Gail Jarrow; About the Author
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (172 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781684371433
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
BE60F1A0-5CC9-404F-ACB3-F20BEBB601D6
System control number
  • on1045569345
  • (OCoLC)1045569345
Label
Spooked! : How a Radio Broadcast and The War of the Worlds Sparked the 1938 Invasion of America., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Dedication; Acknowledgments; Chapter One: Haunted on Halloween Eve; Chapter Two: Mercury Rises; Chapter Three: Taking to the Air; Chapter Four: Blood-Red Planet; Chapter Five: Plotting the Invasion; Chapter Six: The Final Day; Chapter Seven: The Attack; Chapter Eight: Panic; Chapter Nine: "Wreckage"; Chapter Ten: It's All Over; Chapter Eleven: Extra! Extra! Read All About It!; Dear Mr. Welles; Chapter Twelve: Fallout; Dear FCC; Chapter Thirteen: "Too Darn Realistic"; Chapter Fourteen: Soft Landing; Hoaxes; Timeline; More to Explore; Author's Note
  • Source NotesSelected Bibliography; Picture Credits; An Interview with Gail Jarrow; About the Author
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (172 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781684371433
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
BE60F1A0-5CC9-404F-ACB3-F20BEBB601D6
System control number
  • on1045569345
  • (OCoLC)1045569345

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