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The Resource The black swan (Book on CD) : the impact of the highly improbable, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

The black swan (Book on CD) : the impact of the highly improbable, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Label
The black swan (Book on CD) : the impact of the highly improbable
Title
The black swan (Book on CD)
Title remainder
the impact of the highly improbable
Statement of responsibility
by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Not all swans are white, and not all events--no matter what the experts think--are predictable. Taleb shows that black swans, like 9/11, cannot be foreseen and have an immeasurable impact on the world
Cataloging source
RECBX
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1960-
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Taleb, Nassim Nicholas
Form of composition
not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Narrated by David Chandler
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1950-
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Chandler, David
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  • Uncertainty (Information theory)
  • Forecasting
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not applicable
Label
The black swan (Book on CD) : the impact of the highly improbable, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Unabridged Nonfiction"--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
12 sound discs (14 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428166585
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C4226
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn152035933
  • (OCoLC)152035933
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The black swan (Book on CD) : the impact of the highly improbable, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Unabridged Nonfiction"--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
12 sound discs (14 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428166585
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C4226
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn152035933
  • (OCoLC)152035933
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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