The Resource Call the midwife, Shadows of the workhouse, Jennifer Worth

Call the midwife, Shadows of the workhouse, Jennifer Worth

Label
Call the midwife, Shadows of the workhouse
Title
Call the midwife
Title part
Shadows of the workhouse
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Worth
Title variation
Shadows of the workhouse
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When 22-year-old Jennifer Worth, from a middle-class upbringing, went to work as a midwife in the direst section of postwar London, she not only delivered hundreds of babies and touched many lives; she also became the neighborhood's most vivid chronicler. Woven into the ongoing tales of her life in the East End are the true stories of the people Worth met who grew up in the dreaded workhouse, a Dickensian institution that limped on into the middle of the twentieth century
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Worth, Jennifer
Dewey number
305.569094215
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
HV4086.L66
LC item number
W67 2014ab
Literary text for sound recordings
  • biography
  • history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Nicola Barber
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Barber, Nicola
Series statement
Call the midwife
Series volume
Volume 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Worth, Jennifer
  • Audiobooks
  • Books on disc
  • Midwives
  • Childbirth
  • Almshouses
  • Poor
  • East End (London, England)
  • East End (London, England)
  • East End (London, England)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Call the midwife, Shadows of the workhouse, Jennifer Worth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 compact discs (10 1/4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781622313440
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)858901791
  • 411200
  • (OCoLC)ocn858901791
  • 411200
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Call the midwife, Shadows of the workhouse, Jennifer Worth
Publication
Note
Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
8 compact discs (10 1/4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781622313440
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)858901791
  • 411200
  • (OCoLC)ocn858901791
  • 411200
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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