The Resource Spitfire girl, Lily Baxter

Spitfire girl, Lily Baxter

Label
Spitfire girl
Title
Spitfire girl
Statement of responsibility
Lily Baxter
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is 1940 and Britain is at war with Germany. In London, eighteen-year-old Susan Banks longs to do her duty. Her secret ambition is to learn to fly - to serve her country and realise her dream. But she knows it is out of the question for a girl like her; a foundling, unwanted and unloved and dependent on strangers for her welfare. Just as she fears she will be trapped forever in a life of servitude and loneliness, she meets Tony Richards, a flying instructor based in Hampshire. And when she is forced to flee London, she heads out into the country. She is taken in by the kindly landlord of the local inn and his daughter. As Susan works hard to earn her keep, and her friendship with Tony - now recalled to duty - blossoms into love, she dares to hope that things are at last looking up for her. But then she receives devastating news - Tony is missing in action. And Susan wonders if she'll ever see the man she loves again and realise her dream of becoming a Spitfire girl..
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Baxter, Lily
Dewey number
823.9/2
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PR6102.A984
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Penelope Freeman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Freeman, Penelope
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Air pilots, Military
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Air pilots, Military
  • Talking books
  • England
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Spitfire girl, 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
ocn973482317
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 31 min., 39 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781448185399
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
81460CAF-849C-497F-A092-B1861B6D6517
System control number
(OCoLC)973482317
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Spitfire girl, 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
ocn973482317
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (11 hr., 31 min., 39 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781448185399
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
81460CAF-849C-497F-A092-B1861B6D6517
System control number
(OCoLC)973482317
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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