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The Resource The contender, by Robert Lipsyte

The contender, by Robert Lipsyte

Label
The contender
Title
The contender
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Lipsyte
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Harlem high school dropout escapes from a gang of punks into a boxing gym, where he learns that being a contender is hard and often discouraging work, but that you don't know anything until you try
Member of
Additional physical form
  • Issued also as Recorded Books SteadyReader Fiction on CD.
  • Issued also on cassette.
Cataloging source
RECBX
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Lipsyte, Robert
Dewey number
808.8992
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
14 years and up
LC call number
PZ7.L67
LC item number
Co 1997g
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Peter Francis James
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
James, Peter Francis
Series statement
SteadyReader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boxing
  • Afro-Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The contender, by Robert Lipsyte
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In container (23 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "Unabridged"--Container
  • "Fiction on CD"--Container
  • "Recorded at a 10-15% Slower Pace"--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 book.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1234284
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 audio discs (5 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428161368
Isbn Type
(kit)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3B399
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1234284
  • (OCoLC)173163311
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The contender, by Robert Lipsyte
Publication
Note
  • In container (23 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "Unabridged"--Container
  • "Fiction on CD"--Container
  • "Recorded at a 10-15% Slower Pace"--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 book.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1234284
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 audio discs (5 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428161368
Isbn Type
(kit)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3B399
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1234284
  • (OCoLC)173163311
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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