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The Resource On the shoulders of giants : [an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance], Vol. 1, How Harlem became the center of the universe, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, (sound recording)

On the shoulders of giants : [an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance], Vol. 1, How Harlem became the center of the universe, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, (sound recording)

Label
On the shoulders of giants : [an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance], Vol. 1, How Harlem became the center of the universe
Title
On the shoulders of giants
Title remainder
[an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance]
Title number
Vol. 1
Title part
How Harlem became the center of the universe
Statement of responsibility
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Title variation
  • How Harlem became the center of the universe
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar presents On the shoulders of giants
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stage and screen actor Avery Brooks recounts the birth of Harlem from the boll weevil to the Great Migration, and Kareem discusses how Harlem influenced his life. Featuring insights in their own voices by Marcus Garvey, Maya Angelou, Samuel L. Jackson, Bill Crystal, Louis Gossett Jr. and more
Summary
A personal account by the basketball star traces his childhood in Harlem and the influence of the Harlem Renaissance on black culture in the United States, featuring interviews with Magic Johnson, Quincy Jones, Spike Lee, and Denzel Washington
Tone
Writing style
Audio
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10476858
Cataloging source
OCO
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1947-
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Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem
Dewey number
974.7100496073
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
E185.6
LC item number
.A24 2009c
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1250
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Avery Brooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brooks, Avery
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True
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  • Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • Harlem Renaissance
Target audience
general
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[an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance]
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
On the shoulders of giants : [an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance], Vol. 1, How Harlem became the center of the universe, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, (sound recording)
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Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • At head of title on container: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar presents
  • "With tracks every 3-6 minutes."
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
2 sound discs (2 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436189903
Lccn
2010617706
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CF332
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)316535434
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
On the shoulders of giants : [an audio & musical journey through the Harlem Renaissance], Vol. 1, How Harlem became the center of the universe, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • At head of title on container: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar presents
  • "With tracks every 3-6 minutes."
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
2 sound discs (2 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781436189903
Lccn
2010617706
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CF332
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)316535434
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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