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The Resource Extremely loud : sound as a weapon, Juliette Volcler ; translated from the French by Carol Volk

Extremely loud : sound as a weapon, Juliette Volcler ; translated from the French by Carol Volk

Label
Extremely loud : sound as a weapon
Title
Extremely loud
Title remainder
sound as a weapon
Statement of responsibility
Juliette Volcler ; translated from the French by Carol Volk
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Volcler, Juliette
Dewey number
623.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
U795
LC item number
.V6513 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Volk, Carol
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nonlethal weapons
  • Noise
  • Sound
  • Military weapons
  • Psychological torture
  • Sound
Label
Extremely loud : sound as a weapon, Juliette Volcler ; translated from the French by Carol Volk
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in France as Le son comme arme by Éditions La Découverte, Paris, 2011"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "We don't yet know what a sonic body can do" -- "Ears don't have lids": technical aspects of hearing -- The death ray: infrasounds and low frequencies -- "Hit by a wall of air": explosions -- "Totally cut off from the known": silence and saturation -- "Hell's bells": medium-frequency sounds -- "No matter what your purpose is, you must leave": the sound of power -- Conclusion: "a passionate sound gesture."
Control code
ocn807025092
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 198 pages
Isbn
9781595588739
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012047132
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781595588739
  • (OCoLC)807025092
Label
Extremely loud : sound as a weapon, Juliette Volcler ; translated from the French by Carol Volk
Publication
Note
"Originally published in France as Le son comme arme by Éditions La Découverte, Paris, 2011"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "We don't yet know what a sonic body can do" -- "Ears don't have lids": technical aspects of hearing -- The death ray: infrasounds and low frequencies -- "Hit by a wall of air": explosions -- "Totally cut off from the known": silence and saturation -- "Hell's bells": medium-frequency sounds -- "No matter what your purpose is, you must leave": the sound of power -- Conclusion: "a passionate sound gesture."
Control code
ocn807025092
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 198 pages
Isbn
9781595588739
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2012047132
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781595588739
  • (OCoLC)807025092

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