The untold story of the talking book

Title The untold story of the talking book
Names Rubery, Matthew.
Book Number DB087099
Annotation The history of talking books. Covers the time from Edison's invention of the phonograph through early efforts to provide reading options for the blind and the early twenty-first century audiobook marketplace. Discusses controversies, such as decisions about what to record and the preferred ways to narrate a talking book. 2016.
Narrator Lescault, John.
Title Status Active
Local Subject General NonFiction - GNF
Adult Book - AD
Long Book - LO
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Literature - LIT
History - HST
Male narrator - MN
LC Subject Audiobooks - History
Literature and technology - History
Talking books - History
Nonfiction
Talking books
Downloadable books
Medium Digital Books
Language English
Length 1 online resource (audio (12 hours, 8 minutes))
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : (NLS, recording studio) 2017 (NLS, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2016. 9780674545441
Recorded from: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2016. 9780674545441.
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