The overstory
(Audio CD)

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Published
Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, [2018].
Format
Audio CD
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
20 audio discs (23 hrs.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Status
1 copy, 6 people are on the wait list.
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Southside AV
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Language
English
ISBN
9781501977541, 1501977547

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Title from disc surface.
Participants/Performers
Narrated by Suzanne Toren.
Description
The Overstory unfolds in concentric rings of interlocking fable that range from antebellum New York to the late twentieth-century Timber Wars of the Pacific Northwest and beyond. An air force loadmaster in the Vietnam War is shot out of the sky, then saved by falling into a banyan. An artist inherits a hundred years of photographic portraits, all of the same doomed American chestnut. A hard-partying undergraduate in the late 1980s electrocutes herself, dies, and is sent back into life by creatures of air and light. A hearing-and speech-impaired scientist discovers that trees are communicating with one another. These and five other strangers, each summoned in different ways by trees, are brought together in a last and violent stand to save the continent's few remaining acres of virgin forest. There is a world alongside ours-vast, slow, interconnected, resourceful, magnificently inventive, and almost invisible to us. This is the story of a handful of people who learn how to see that world and who are drawn up into its unfolding catastrophe.
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Compact discs.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Powers, R., & Toren, S. (2018). The overstory. Unabridged. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Powers, Richard, 1957- and Suzanne, Toren. 2018. The Overstory. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Powers, Richard, 1957- and Suzanne, Toren, The Overstory. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Powers, Richard, and Suzanne Toren. The Overstory. Unabridged. Prince Frederick, MD: Recorded Books, 2018.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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