The Resource Mother of Eden : a novel, Chris Beckett

Mother of Eden : a novel, Chris Beckett

Label
Mother of Eden : a novel
Title
Mother of Eden
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Chris Beckett
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"We speak of a mother's love, but we forget her power." Civilization has come to the alien, sunless planet its inhabitants call Eden. Just a few generations ago, the planet's five hundred inhabitants huddled together in the light and warmth of the Forest's lantern trees, afraid to venture out into the cold darkness around them. Now, humanity has spread across Eden, and two kingdoms have emerged. Both are sustained by violence and dominated by men -- and both claim to be the favored children of Gela, the woman who came to Eden long ago on a boat that could cross the stars, and became the mother of them all. When young Starlight Brooking meets a handsome and powerful man from across Worldpool, she believes he will offer an outlet for her ambition and energy. But she has no inkling that she will become a stand-in for Gela herself, and wear Gela's fabled ring on her own finger -- or that in this role, powerful and powerless all at once, she will try to change the course of Eden's history
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beckett, Chris
Dewey number
823/.92
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR6102.E25
LC item number
M68 2015ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrator not specified
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Space colonies
  • Life on other planets
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Abnormalities, Human
  • Life on other planets
  • Space colonies
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Label
Mother of Eden : a novel, Chris Beckett
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Publication
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unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn908107978
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (15 hr., 36 min., 03 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780147521545
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not applicable
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not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
E7948B0C-338A-4E75-A119-D8CC6F48F9D6
System control number
(OCoLC)908107978
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Mother of Eden : a novel, Chris Beckett
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn908107978
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (15 hr., 36 min., 03 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780147521545
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
E7948B0C-338A-4E75-A119-D8CC6F48F9D6
System control number
(OCoLC)908107978
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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