The Resource I thought my father was God: : and other true stories from NPR's National Story Project, (electronic resource)

I thought my father was God: : and other true stories from NPR's National Story Project, (electronic resource)

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I thought my father was God: : and other true stories from NPR's National Story Project
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I thought my father was God:
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and other true stories from NPR's National Story Project
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eng
Summary
When Paul Auster was asked to join NPR's Weekend All Things Considered program to tell stories, he turned the proposition on its head: he would let the stories come to him. He invited listeners to submit brief, true-life anecdotes about events that touched their lives. And so the National Story Project was born. just over a year old, it's one of NPR's most popular features. The response has been so overwhelming, with more than 4,000 stories submitted so far, that Auster decided to cull the top works and make them available in a book -- and now this audio tape. His selections -- hilarious blunders, wrenching coincidences, brushes with death, miraculous encounters, improbable ironies -- come from people of all ages and walks of life. This one-of-a-kind collection is a testament to the power of storytelling that offers a glimpse into the American soul. By turns poignant, nostalgic, funny and strange, it is an audiobook to be treasured and shared for years to come
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Weekend all things considered (Radio program)
Dewey number
973.9
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by Paul Auster
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
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  • Auster, Paul
  • hoopla digital
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  • Oral history
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
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adult
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not applicable
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I thought my father was God: : and other true stories from NPR's National Story Project, (electronic resource)
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unknown
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digital storage
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not applicable
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unknown
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MWT11587342
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Abridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 06 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9780060784423
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11587342
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11587342
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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not applicable
Label
I thought my father was God: : and other true stories from NPR's National Story Project, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11587342
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Abridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 06 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780060784423
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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.
Publisher number
MWT11587342
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11587342
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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