The Resource Breaking point, C. J. Box, (sound recording Playaway)

Breaking point, C. J. Box, (sound recording Playaway)

Label
Breaking point
Title
Breaking point
Statement of responsibility
C. J. Box
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It was always good to see Butch Roberson, Joe thought--a hardworking, upright local business owner whose daughter was friends with his own. Little did he know that when he talked to Butch that day in the forest, the man was about to disappear. He was heading into the mountains to scout elk, he said, but instead he was running. Two EPA employees had just been murdered, and all signs pointed to him as the killer. As the manhunt organized itself, Joe heard more of the story--about the tract of land Butch and his wife had bought to build their retirement home on, until the EPA declared it a wetland. About the penalties they charged him when he balked, new ones piling up every day, until the family was torn apart . . . and finally, it seems, the man just cracked. It was an awful story. But was it the whole story? The more Joe looks into it, the more he begins to wonder--and the more he finds himself in the middle of a war he never expected and never wanted. Powerful forces want Roberson not just caught but dead--and the same goes for anyone who stands in their way. Every man reaches his breaking point. Joe Pickett may just have reached his
Member of
Summary
Joe Pickett investigates the disappearance of a local businessman, who recently had his intended retirement property declared wetlands and is suspected in the murder of two EPA employees
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10290671
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Box, C. J
Dewey number
813/.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by David Chandler
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chandler, David
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Joe Pickett novel
Series volume
bk. 13
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Pickett, Joe
  • Game wardens
  • Friendship
  • Businessmen
  • Wetland conservation
  • Murder
  • United States
  • Wyoming
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Breaking point, C. J. Box, (sound recording Playaway)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Unabridged."
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • other
  • other
Carrier category code
  • nz
  • sz
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Playaway, unabridged.
Extent
1 sound media player (10 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470358082
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
522729
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Breaking point, C. J. Box, (sound recording Playaway)
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Unabridged."
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • other
  • other
Carrier category code
  • nz
  • sz
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Playaway, unabridged.
Extent
1 sound media player (10 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781470358082
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
522729
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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