The Resource The Winchesters, James Lincoln Collier, (electronic resource)

The Winchesters, James Lincoln Collier, (electronic resource)

Label
The Winchesters
Title
The Winchesters
Statement of responsibility
James Lincoln Collier
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fourteen-year-old Chris Winchester is torn between two worlds. By birth, he's part of the indomitable Winchester clan, owners of the enormous electronics factory that employs nearly everyone in town. Yet Chris' father gave up his stake in the business to work for the Peace Corp. When he died, Chris, his mother, and twin sisters moved into a tiny gatehouse on the Winchester estate--poor relations living on family goodwill. While his cousin Ernest is groomed to take over the family fortune, Chris attends public school and makes friends with the kids in town. He can't understand why a crisis at his uncle's factory makes people suddenly hate him, but a wage cut and a threatened strike have everyone's nerves on edge. In the eyes of the townspeople, Chris is guilty by association, for he bears the Winchester name. When things turn ugly, Chris discovers that his family can get very tough. Power is like a muscle, his uncle explains, that must be flexed to keep it strong. Chris senses that power can be used to destroy, too. In spite of himself, Chris is drawn into the inner circle of the Winchester clan. Suddenly he realizes that part of the Winchester wealth might be his one day. Being rich sounds exciting, but his uncle's protection is not without its price, and Chris' conscience is uneasy. He is faced with difficult, grown-up decisions: where does he belong, and whose side is he on?
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Characteristic
sound
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collier, James Lincoln
Dewey number
[Fic]
PerformerNote
Read by Charlie Thurston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thurston, Charlie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Working class
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Winchesters, James Lincoln Collier, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=CB221CB8-22FC-4285-9AD3-4F887C1182DB
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (04 hr., 41 min., 39 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792797869
Isbn Type
(electronic audio bk.)
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.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
CB221CB8-22FC-4285-9AD3-4F887C1182DB
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o834074301
  • (OCoLC)834074301
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Winchesters, James Lincoln Collier, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=CB221CB8-22FC-4285-9AD3-4F887C1182DB
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (04 hr., 41 min., 39 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780792797869
Isbn Type
(electronic audio bk.)
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.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
CB221CB8-22FC-4285-9AD3-4F887C1182DB
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o834074301
  • (OCoLC)834074301
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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