The Resource Radio girls : a novel, Sarah-Jane Stratford

Radio girls : a novel, Sarah-Jane Stratford

Label
Radio girls : a novel
Title
Radio girls
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Sarah-Jane Stratford
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Great War is over, and change is in the air, in this novel that brings to life the exciting days of early British radio ... and one woman who finds her voice while working alongside the brilliant women and men of the BBC. London, 1926. American-raised Maisie Musgrave is thrilled to land a job as a secretary at the upstart British Broadcasting Corporation, whose use of radio--still new, strange, and electrifying--is captivating the nation. But the hectic pace, smart young staff, and intimidating bosses only add to Maisie's insecurity. Soon she is seduced by the work--gaining confidence as she arranges broadcasts by the most famous writers, scientists, and politicians in Britain. She is also caught up in a growing conflict between her two bosses, John Reith, the formidable director-general of the BBC, and Hilda Matheson, the extraordinary director of the hugely popular Talks programming, who each have very different visions of what radio should be. Under Hilda's tutelage, Maisie discovers her talent, passion, and ambition. But when she unearths a shocking conspiracy, she and Hilda join forces to make their voices heard both on and off the air ... and then face the dangerous consequences of telling the truth for a living
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stratford, Sarah Jane
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3619.T7425
LC item number
R33 2016ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Saskia Maarleveld
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Maarleveld, Saskia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Radio broadcasting
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Radio girls : a novel, Sarah-Jane Stratford
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=3123965
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn951969893
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 59 min., 44 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504720915
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
Stock number
4A8F8291-C267-410A-A613-F880235AEFDE
System control number
(OCoLC)951969893
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Radio girls : a novel, Sarah-Jane Stratford
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=3123965
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn951969893
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 59 min., 44 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504720915
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
Stock number
4A8F8291-C267-410A-A613-F880235AEFDE
System control number
(OCoLC)951969893
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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