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The Resource Empire made : my search for an outlaw uncle who vanished in British India, Kief Hillsbery

Empire made : my search for an outlaw uncle who vanished in British India, Kief Hillsbery

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Empire made : my search for an outlaw uncle who vanished in British India
Title
Empire made
Title remainder
my search for an outlaw uncle who vanished in British India
Statement of responsibility
Kief Hillsbery
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1841 at the age of twenty, Nigel Halleck set out for Calcutta as a clerk in the service of the East India Company. But he didn't settle into a long life as a bureaucrat during the Raj. After eight years serving in the name of empire, Nigel abruptly left the Company under a cloud and disappeared, stoking a family mystery that would reverberate through generations. Kief Hillsbery, Nigel's nephew many times removed, spent decades researching and traveling in his long-lost relation's footsteps in India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Nepal. He initially set out to solve the question of his family's black sheep, only to find a fascinating slice of hidden gay history. He discovered evidence of Nigel living happily with a Muslim companion, an exiled Afghan prince, as a permanent house-guest of a highborn Hindu in Kathmandu until his death
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other
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PerformerNote
Read by James Cameron Stewart
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
Empire made : my search for an outlaw uncle who vanished in British India, Kief Hillsbery
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Compact disc
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digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky2ocm89014205
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 audio discs (9hr., 30 min.)
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not applicable
Isbn
9781681685168
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
961161124
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
11796133
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
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not applicable
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not applicable
Label
Empire made : my search for an outlaw uncle who vanished in British India, Kief Hillsbery
Publication
Note
Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky2ocm89014205
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 audio discs (9hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781681685168
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
961161124
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
11796133
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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