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The Resource H is for hawk, by Helen Macdonald, (sound recording)

H is for hawk, by Helen Macdonald, (sound recording)

Label
H is for hawk
Title
H is for hawk
Statement of responsibility
by Helen Macdonald
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
When Helen Macdonald's father died suddenly on a London street, she was devastated. An experienced falconer captivated by hawks since childhood, she'd never before been tempted to train one of the most vicious predators: the goshawk. But in her grief, she saw that the goshawk's fierce and feral anger mirrored her own. Resolving to purchase and raise the deadly creature as a means to cope with her loss, she adopted Mabel and turned to the guidance of The Sword and the Stone author T. H. White's chronicle The Goshawk to begin her journey into Mabel's world. Projecting herself "in the hawk's wild mind to tame her" tested the limits of Macdonald's humanity
Cataloging source
BLACP
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
memoirs
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
H is for hawk, by Helen Macdonald, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
9 sound discs (11 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781481530965
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)897119453
  • (OCoLC)ocn897119453
  • 704985
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
H is for hawk, by Helen Macdonald, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
9 sound discs (11 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781481530965
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)897119453
  • (OCoLC)ocn897119453
  • 704985
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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