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The Resource Washington's immortals : the untold story of an elite regiment who changed the course of the Revolution, Patrick K. O'Donnell

Washington's immortals : the untold story of an elite regiment who changed the course of the Revolution, Patrick K. O'Donnell

Label
Washington's immortals : the untold story of an elite regiment who changed the course of the Revolution
Title
Washington's immortals
Title remainder
the untold story of an elite regiment who changed the course of the Revolution
Statement of responsibility
Patrick K. O'Donnell
Title variation
Untold story of an elite regiment who changed the course of the Revolution
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An account of how a single regiment, known as the "Immortal 400," changed the course of the American Revolutionary War, allowing Washington to evacuate his men from a disastrous situation in the early days of the conflict. Also discusses several other battles in which the regiment fought. 2016
Cataloging source
CaOTBNL
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1969-
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O'Donnell, Patrick K.
Form of composition
other
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Male narrator
Intended audience source
NLS/BPH
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by: John Jessup
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jessup, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington, George
  • United States
  • Long Island, Battle of, New York, N.Y., 1776
  • Maryland
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
specialized
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Washington's immortals : the untold story of an elite regiment who changed the course of the Revolution, Patrick K. O'Donnell
Link
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.nls/db.89226
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title and publication information taken from CNIB/CELA website. Title or subtitle may be abbreviated on the disc
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1774-75. "Gentlemen of honour. family, and fortune" -- Smallwood's battalion and the birth of an army -- Girding for war -- America's first civil war -- 1776. The Otter -- The Armada -- Maryland goes to war -- The storm begins -- The Battle of Brooklyn -- Escape from Long Island -- Manhattan -- When twenty-five men held off an army -- Fort Washington -- The crisis -- Victory or death : the gamble at Trenton -- 1777. Princeton -- Brandywine -- Wayne's Affair -- Mud Island -- Valley Forge and Wilmington -- 1778. "A damned poltroon" -- Light infantry -- 1779. Despots -- The Gibraltar of America : the midnight storming of Stony Point -- Interlude -- 1780. The march south -- A "jalap" and a night march -- Camden -- "Lay their country waste with fire and sword" -- Washington's best general -- 1781. The ragtag army -- Hunting the hunter -- Cowpens -- "To follow Greene's army to the end of the world" -- "Saw 'em hollerin' and a snortin' and a drownin'" -- The race to the Dan -- Guilford Courthouse : "A complicated scene of horror and distress" -- Hobkirk's Hill -- Ninety six -- Eutaw Springs -- "Conquer or die" : Yorktown -- 1782-83. The last battle -- "Omnia reliquit servare rempublicam."
Control code
983818
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 computer optical disc (16 hours, 12 minutes)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Governing access note
  • Access restricted to people with print disabilities
  • Availability restricted to persons meeting the eligibility requirements of the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Lccn
2017993435
Level of compression
lossy
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Publisher number
4352989
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • System requirements: System requirements: DAISY player. NLS authorized digital talking book (dtb) player. Web version requires Internet access, BARD password and NLS authorized digital talking book player. Contact your cooperating library or the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, for more information
  • Full audio with structure
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Type of computer file
Digital talking book. 2 levels and 60 navigation points. Digitally mastered.
Label
Washington's immortals : the untold story of an elite regiment who changed the course of the Revolution, Patrick K. O'Donnell
Link
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.nls/db.89226
Publication
Note
Title and publication information taken from CNIB/CELA website. Title or subtitle may be abbreviated on the disc
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1774-75. "Gentlemen of honour. family, and fortune" -- Smallwood's battalion and the birth of an army -- Girding for war -- America's first civil war -- 1776. The Otter -- The Armada -- Maryland goes to war -- The storm begins -- The Battle of Brooklyn -- Escape from Long Island -- Manhattan -- When twenty-five men held off an army -- Fort Washington -- The crisis -- Victory or death : the gamble at Trenton -- 1777. Princeton -- Brandywine -- Wayne's Affair -- Mud Island -- Valley Forge and Wilmington -- 1778. "A damned poltroon" -- Light infantry -- 1779. Despots -- The Gibraltar of America : the midnight storming of Stony Point -- Interlude -- 1780. The march south -- A "jalap" and a night march -- Camden -- "Lay their country waste with fire and sword" -- Washington's best general -- 1781. The ragtag army -- Hunting the hunter -- Cowpens -- "To follow Greene's army to the end of the world" -- "Saw 'em hollerin' and a snortin' and a drownin'" -- The race to the Dan -- Guilford Courthouse : "A complicated scene of horror and distress" -- Hobkirk's Hill -- Ninety six -- Eutaw Springs -- "Conquer or die" : Yorktown -- 1782-83. The last battle -- "Omnia reliquit servare rempublicam."
Control code
983818
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 computer optical disc (16 hours, 12 minutes)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Governing access note
  • Access restricted to people with print disabilities
  • Availability restricted to persons meeting the eligibility requirements of the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Lccn
2017993435
Level of compression
lossy
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Publisher number
4352989
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • System requirements: System requirements: DAISY player. NLS authorized digital talking book (dtb) player. Web version requires Internet access, BARD password and NLS authorized digital talking book player. Contact your cooperating library or the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, for more information
  • Full audio with structure
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Type of computer file
Digital talking book. 2 levels and 60 navigation points. Digitally mastered.

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