The Resource Poppy's war, Lily Baxter

Poppy's war, Lily Baxter

Label
Poppy's war
Title
Poppy's war
Statement of responsibility
Lily Baxter
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
August 1939: Thirteen-year-old Poppy Brown is evacuated to a village in Dorset. Tired and frightened, she arrives with nothing but her gas mask and a change of clothes to her name. Billeted at a grand country house, Poppy is received with cold indifference above stairs and gets little better treatment from the servants. Lonely and missing the family she left behind in London, Poppy is devastated when she hears that they have been killed in the Blitz. Circumstances soon force Poppy to move to the suburbs and into the company of strangers once more. Earning a meagre income as a hospital cleaner, as the war continues to rage, Poppy longs to do her duty. And as soon as she is able to, she starts her training as a nurse. While the man she loves is fighting in the skies above Europe, Poppy battles to survive the day-to-day hardships and dangers of wartime, wondering if she'll ever see him again..
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Baxter, Lily
Dewey number
823/.92
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
PS3602.A982
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Penelope Freeman
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Freeman, Penelope
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Nurses
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Evacuation of civilians (1939-1945 : World War)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Children
  • Nurses
  • England
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Poppy's war, Lily Baxter
Link
Instantiates
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
ocn973482289
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (10 hr., 46 min., 06 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781448151721
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
D575C504-7D6F-40D4-A598-1B99E1E87964
System control number
(OCoLC)973482289
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Poppy's war, Lily Baxter
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
ocn973482289
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (10 hr., 46 min., 06 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781448151721
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
D575C504-7D6F-40D4-A598-1B99E1E87964
System control number
(OCoLC)973482289
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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