The Resource The daughters of Mars, Tom Keneally ; read by Jane Nolan, (sound recording)

The daughters of Mars, Tom Keneally ; read by Jane Nolan, (sound recording)

Label
The daughters of Mars
Title
The daughters of Mars
Statement of responsibility
Tom Keneally ; read by Jane Nolan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Naomi and Sally Durance are daughters of a dairy farmer from the Macleay Valley. Bound together in complicity by what they consider a crime, when the Great War begins in 1914 they hope to submerge their guilt by leaving for Europe to nurse the tides of young wounded. Their education in medicine, valour and human degradation takes them from the Dardanelles to the Greek island of Lemnos, then on the Western Front. Naomi encounters the wonderful, eccentric Lady Tarlton, who is founding a voluntary hospital near Boulogne; Sally serves in a casualty clearing station close to the front. Inspired by the journals of Australian nurses who gave their all to the Great War effort and the men they nursed, The Daughters of Mars is vast in scope yet extraordinarily intimate
Cataloging source
VALP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keneally, Thomas
Dewey number
A823.4
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Jane Nolan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nolan, Jane
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Nurses
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Australian fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
The daughters of Mars, Tom Keneally ; read by Jane Nolan, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Bolinda Audio: BAB 130211
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. ; in container.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
16 sound discs (CD) (18 hr., 29 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781743187067
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Publisher number
BAB 130211
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781743187067
  • (OCoLC)827628444
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The daughters of Mars, Tom Keneally ; read by Jane Nolan, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Bolinda Audio: BAB 130211
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. ; in container.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
16 sound discs (CD) (18 hr., 29 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781743187067
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital, stereo
Publisher number
BAB 130211
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781743187067
  • (OCoLC)827628444
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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