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The Resource The day the world came to town : 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland, Jim DeFede

The day the world came to town : 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland, Jim DeFede

Label
The day the world came to town : 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland
Title
The day the world came to town
Title remainder
9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland
Statement of responsibility
Jim DeFede
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When 38 jetliners bound for the United States were forced to land at Gander International Airport in Canada by the closing of U.S. airspace on September 11, the population of this small town on Newfoundland Island swelled from 10,300 to nearly 17,000. The citizens of Gander met the stranded passengers with an overwhelming display of friendship and goodwill. As the passengers stepped from the airplanes, exhausted, hungry and distraught after being held on board for nearly 24 hours while security checked all of the baggage, they were greeted with a feast prepared by the townspeople
Cataloging source
TEFMT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DeFede, Jim
Dewey number
971.8
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Ray Porter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Porter, Ray
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks (2001)
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • Air travel
  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Gander (N.L.)
  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Air travel
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The day the world came to town : 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland, Jim DeFede
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
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
Control code
ocn992981779
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
  • Unabridged.
  • Retail edition.
Extent
5 audio discs (6 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062796691
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 control number
9780062796691
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)992981779
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The day the world came to town : 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland, Jim DeFede
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact discs
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
Control code
ocn992981779
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
  • Unabridged.
  • Retail edition.
Extent
5 audio discs (6 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062796691
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 control number
9780062796691
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)992981779
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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