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The painted drum

Author: Louise Erdrich; Anna Fields; BBC Audiobooks America.
Publisher: Hampton, NH : Sound Library/BBC Audiobooks America, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Faye Travers is called upon to appraise the estate of a family in her small New Hampshire town, she isn't surprised to discover a forgotten cache of valuable Native American artifacts. However, she stops dead in her tracks when she finds a rare drum--a powerful yet delicate object, made from a massive moose skin stretched across a hollow of cedar, ornamented with symbols and dressed in beads of brass and red  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Erdrich; Anna Fields; BBC Audiobooks America.
ISBN: 0792737431 9780792737438
OCLC Number: 61499649
Notes: Compact disc.
Complete & unabridged.
Title and description from container.
Performer(s): Read by Anna Fields.
Description: 8 sound discs (ca. 8 hr. 57 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Louise Erdrich.

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When Faye Travers is called upon to appraise the estate of a family in her small New Hampshire town, she isn't surprised to discover a forgotten cache of valuable Native American artifacts. However, she stops dead in her tracks when she finds a rare drum--a powerful yet delicate object, made from a massive moose skin stretched across a hollow of cedar, ornamented with symbols and dressed in beads of brass and red tassels--for without touching the instrument she hears it sound. From Faye's discovery, we trace the drum's passage both backward and forward in time and discover how it changes the lives of those whose paths it crosses.

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