The Resource Gulp : [adventures on the alimentary canal], Mary Roach

Gulp : [adventures on the alimentary canal], Mary Roach

Label
Gulp : [adventures on the alimentary canal]
Title
Gulp
Title remainder
[adventures on the alimentary canal]
Statement of responsibility
Mary Roach
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Why is crunchy food so appealing? Why is it so hard to find words for flavors and smells? Why doesn't the stomach digest itself? How much can you eat before your stomach bursts? Can constipation kill you? Did it kill Elvis? In Gulp we meet scientists who tackle the questions no one else thinks of; or has the courage to ask
Dewey number
612.3
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
General adult
LC call number
QP145
LC item number
.R53 2013ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Emily Woo Zeller
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Gulp : [adventures on the alimentary canal], Mary Roach
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Subtitle from container
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • In container (16 x 18 cm.)
  • Duration: 8:30:00
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • PERRY-TEL
  • PERRY-TEL
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • MTCHL-MIT
  • MTCHL-MIT
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
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
20075404
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs (8.50 hrs.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452613420
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 physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
20075404
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn832729732
  • (OCoLC)832729732
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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