The Resource Saint Joan

Saint Joan

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Saint Joan
Title
Saint Joan
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Summary
"Joan of Arc, a village girl from the Vosges, was born about 1412; burnt for heresy, witchcraft, and sorcery in 1431; rehabilitated after a fashion in 1456; designated Venerable in 1904; declared Blessed in 1908; and finally canonized in 1920. She is the most notable Warrior-Saint in the Christian calendar, and the queerest fish among the eccentric worthies of the Middle Ages." George Bernard ShawWith Saint Joan, Shaw reached the height of his fame as a dramatist. Fascinated by the story of Joan of Arc but unhappy with "the whitewash which disfigures her beyond recognition," he presents a realistic Joan at war, not just with British invaders but with realpolitik. This is a masterpiece of the theater of ideas, presented in the most eloquent, vital, human, and moving terms. Blackstone commissioned this production from the award-winning Hollywood Theater of the Ear
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
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  • Shaw, George Bernard
  • Sachs, Robin
  • Dean, Robertson
  • Lee, John
  • Rudnicki, Stefan
  • Schmidtke, Ned
  • Shimerman, Armin
  • Ovitsky, Steven
  • Barnes, Andrew
  • Danziger, Ken
  • Itzen, Gregory
  • Irving, Amy
  • Swink, Kitty
  • van Dusen, Granville
  • the Amadis Ensemble
  • Schmidtke, Suzanne
  • Sloke, Stewart
  • Herrmann, Edward
  • Tabori, Kristoffer
  • distinguished cast, a
  • Rasovsky, Yuri
  • Stanton, Josh
  • Bramhall, Mark
  • Brick, Scott
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  • Classic Literature
  • Fiction
Label
Saint Joan
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Publication
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digital storage
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unknown
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not applicable
Form of item
electronic
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not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781483090078
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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unknown
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not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Saint Joan
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
OVERDRIVE:69e6097f-7013-4871-9714-ade2afb2395d
Dimensions
not applicable
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781483090078
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
unknown
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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