Snowbound
—Wheeler, Richard S.
DAISY Sound Recording
2011
1 available of 1 items

After his 1847 court-martial, Colonel John Frémont, known as the Pathfinder, resigns from the army and embarks on an expedition to survey a proposed railway between St. Louis and San Francisco. Trapped in the Colorado mountains during winter, his team battles starvation and freezing temperatures. Explicit descriptions of violence. c2010.

Item Details
Subjects:
Colorado -- Fiction.
Daisy talking books.
Explorers -- United States -- Fiction.
Explorers -- West (U.S.) -- Fiction.
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 -- Fiction.
Talking books.
West (U.S.) -- Discovery and exploration -- Fiction.
Wilderness survival -- Fiction.
Genre:
Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Western stories.
Other Authors:
Burfield, Gary.
Centre for Equitable Library Access (Canada)
ISBN:
9780616599501
0616599501
Edition:
DAISY edition.
Computer data (93 files : 143.8 mb).
Publisher, Date:
Toronto : CNIB, 2011.
Description:
1 DAISY disc (10 hours, 26 minutes) : sound ; 4 3/4 in
digital DAISY format
Notes:
Search and access by headings and pages.
Access restricted to persons who are visually impaired or physically disabled and cannot use conventional print materials.
Read by Gary Burfield.
DAISY (audio and text).
Original version: New York : Tom Doherty Associates, c2010. 302 p. 9780765316622
DAISY 2.02 standard; MP3 compression. Compression rate: 32.
System requirements: IBM PC or compatible; double speed or faster CD-ROM drive; sound card and sound output device; DAISY playback software or DAISY talking book player. Also plays in CD-MP3 player or computer with MP3-capable software.
Studio original.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
DC37728
Link to PAC
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