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The Resource The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein, (sound recording)

The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein, (sound recording)

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
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
122231
Cataloging source
BKX
Credits note
Music by Chris Kubie
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
non fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
other
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 6
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
Label
The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Accompanying book illustrated by the author and published by Roaring Book Press
Accompanying material
1 book
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm60804646
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (ca. 24 min.)
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
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)60804646
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The man who walked between the towers, by Mordicai Gerstein, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Accompanying book illustrated by the author and published by Roaring Book Press
Accompanying material
1 book
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm60804646
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (ca. 24 min.)
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
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)60804646
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

    • Greenwood County Library System / Main BranchBorrow it
      600 South Main St, Greenwood, SC, 29646, US
      34.186730 -82.16004
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