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The Resource War of the worlds : Invasion from Mars, [adapted by] Howard Koch [from the novel by H.G. Wells], (electronic resource)

War of the worlds : Invasion from Mars, [adapted by] Howard Koch [from the novel by H.G. Wells], (electronic resource)

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War of the worlds : Invasion from Mars
Title
War of the worlds
Title remainder
Invasion from Mars
Statement of responsibility
[adapted by] Howard Koch [from the novel by H.G. Wells]
Title variation
Invasion from Mars
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Language
eng
Summary
Join actors from Star Trek and Star Trek: The Next Generation as they recreate this classic radio thriller. The breathless pace and convincing details make it clear why the 1938 broadcast of an "eyewitness report" of an invasion from Mars caused a nationwide panic. Originally directed by Orson Welles and performed by his Mercury Theatre of the Air, The War of the Worlds is an adaptation of H. G. Wells' novel of the same name.The War of the Worlds is truly the mother of all space invasions, offering a rare combination of chills, thrills and great literature. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring John de Lancie, Meagan Fay, Jerry Hardin, Gates McFadden, Leonard Nimoy, Daryl Schultz, Armin Shimerman, Brent Spiner, Tom Virtue and Wil Wheaton.The War of the Worlds is part of L.A. Theatre Works' Relativity Series featuring science-themed plays. Major funding for the Relativity Series is provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to enhance public understanding of science and technology in the modern world
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Midwest
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Koch, Howard
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Performed by Gates McFadden, Leonard Nimoy, Brent Spiner and Wil Wheaton
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1866-1946
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  • McFadden, Gates
  • Nimoy, Leonard
  • Spiner, Brent
  • Wells, H. G.
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Imaginary wars and battles
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adult
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War of the worlds : Invasion from Mars, [adapted by] Howard Koch [from the novel by H.G. Wells], (electronic resource)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (1hr., 17 min.))
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  • online
  • electronic
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9781580816946
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MWT10764567
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sound
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other
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10764567
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MWT10764567
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Label
War of the worlds : Invasion from Mars, [adapted by] Howard Koch [from the novel by H.G. Wells], (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
Color
not applicable
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unknown
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (1hr., 17 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781580816946
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT10764567
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
10764567
System control number
MWT10764567
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
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not applicable
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