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Author Linklater, Andro.

Title Measuring America [sound recording] : how an untamed wilderness shaped the United States and fulfilled the promise of democracy / Andro Linklater.

Publication Info. [San Clemente, Calif.] : Tantor Media, [2003]
2003

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Audiobook - HCCY-13  E 161.3 .L36 MP3    AVAILABLE
Description 1 audio disc (11 hrs., 33 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 113300
Description spoken word spw rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
System Details Compact disc, MP3 format.
System requirements: CD/MP3 player or microcomputer with CD-ROM drive, sound card, and MP3-compatible playback software.
Note Unabridged.
5 minute tracks.
Performer Read by Alan Sklar.
Summary Linklater's fascinating, provocative and eye-opening story of why America has ended up with its unique system of weights and measures, is explained in this volume that also shows how it has shaped the culture and country.
Subject National characteristics, American -- Sound recordings.
Public lands -- United States -- History -- Sound recordings.
Frontier and pioneer life -- United States -- Sound recordings.
Surveying -- United States -- History -- Sound recordings.
Surveyors -- United States -- History -- Sound recordings.
Ohio River Valley -- Geography -- Sound recordings.
Ohio River Valley -- Surveys -- History -- Sound recordings.
United States -- Geography -- Sound recordings.
United States -- Surveys -- History -- Sound recordings.
United States -- Territorial expansion -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Sklar, Alan, narrator.
Tantor Media, publisher.
ISBN 1400150906
Standard No. 9781400150908

 
    
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