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The Resource The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein

The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein

Label
The man who walked between the towers
Title
The man who walked between the towers
Statement of responsibility
by Mordicai Gerstein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers in New York City
Summary
A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book, 2004.
  • Caldecott Medal, 2004.
  • Delaware Diamonds (book award), Intermediate (Grades 3-5), 2005.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2003
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2003
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 2004
Biography type
contains biographical information
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122231
Cataloging source
BKX
Credits note
Music by Chris Kubie
Date time place
Recorded at ACME Recording Studios, Mamaroneck, New York
Dewey number
791.3/4/092
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV551
LC item number
.G47 2005
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640
Literary form
non fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
history
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  • 0
  • 6
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
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True
Target audience
primary
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Accompanying book illustrated by the author and published by Roaring Book Press
  • Book ISBNs: 9780761317913 & 0761317910
Accompanying material
1 book (1 volumes (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
Contents
Track 1 has page turn signals -- track 2 does not
Control code
8268053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781595194251
Isbn Type
(set)
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
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm60804646
  • (Sirsi) i9781595194251
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Accompanying book illustrated by the author and published by Roaring Book Press
  • Book ISBNs: 9780761317913 & 0761317910
Accompanying material
1 book (1 volumes (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
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
Contents
Track 1 has page turn signals -- track 2 does not
Control code
8268053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781595194251
Isbn Type
(set)
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
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm60804646
  • (Sirsi) i9781595194251
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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