The Resource Resistance : a race against time to save mankind, Val McDermid

Resistance : a race against time to save mankind, Val McDermid

Label
Resistance : a race against time to save mankind
Title
Resistance
Title remainder
a race against time to save mankind
Statement of responsibility
Val McDermid
Creator
Contributor
Author
Voice actor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's the Summer Solstice weekend, and 150,000 people have descended on a farm in the North East of England for an open-air music festival. Reporting on the event is journalist Zoe Meadows, who files her copy from a food van run by her friends Sam and Lisa. When some of Sam's customers get sick, it looks like food poisoning, and it's exacerbated by the mud, rain and inadequate sanitary facilities. It's assumed to be a 24-hour thing, until people get home and discover strange skin lesions, which ulcerate and turn septic. More people start getting ill, and dying. What looked like a minor bug is clearly much more serious: a mystery illness that's spreading fast and seems resistant to all antibiotics. Zoe teams up with Sam to track the outbreak to its source; meanwhile, can a cure be found before the disease becomes a pandemic?
Cataloging source
VALP
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McDermid, Val
Dewey number
791.4472
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
drama
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performed by Gina McKee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McKee, Gina
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • BBC Radio 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diseases
  • End of the world
  • Journalists
  • Music festivals
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Resistance : a race against time to save mankind, Val McDermid
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000060700862
Dimensions
12 cm ; in container.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
3 audio discs (CD) (2 hr., 11 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781785299223
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, stereo
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Resistance : a race against time to save mankind, Val McDermid
Publication
Copyright
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
000060700862
Dimensions
12 cm ; in container.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
3 audio discs (CD) (2 hr., 11 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781785299223
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, stereo
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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