[GRP/TRAVEL/ADV] Across Mongolian Plains by Roy Chapman Andrews - tg

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Post by TriciaG » December 9th, 2020, 4:34 pm

Across Mongolian Plains by Roy Chapman Andrews (1884 - 1960).

Volunteers outside the USA: Roy Chapman Andrews died in 1960. His work is still protected by copyright in places, like Europe, where copyright is author's death plus 70 years, and Australia (author's death plus 70 years for authors who died after 1954).

This is an abandoned solo, brought back to life as a group project.
An account of a 1918 journey to Northern China by famed adventurer/paleontologist Roy Chapman Andrews. Andrews, who was the inspiration for the many explorer hero characters (including Indiana Jones), wrote this book for the general public, excluding "scientific details" that they might find "wearisome". ( Summary by Matthew M. Benzing)
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Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Adventure/Travel: Across Mongolian Plains
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5
Adult dog stories: Best Dog Stories

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Post by Marya999 » December 12th, 2020, 12:45 pm

Hi Tricia, this looks interesting! May I read # 9?

Marya

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Post by TriciaG » December 12th, 2020, 1:17 pm

Yes, please and thanks! 8-)
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Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5
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Post by silverquill » December 15th, 2020, 8:56 am

I would be glad to take Chapter 13 -- such a mystery.
~ Larry

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Post by TriciaG » December 15th, 2020, 9:18 am

Thank you! :)
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Adventure/Travel: Across Mongolian Plains
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5
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Post by Marya999 » December 15th, 2020, 2:49 pm

Section 9:
https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/acrossmongolianplains_09_andrews_128kb.mp3 25.94 KB 27:40

I'd like to do sections 10 and 14 please, interesting read!

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Post by TriciaG » December 15th, 2020, 2:51 pm

Thanks! I should be able to listen to this after supper.

10 and 14 are yours. 8-)
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Adventure/Travel: Across Mongolian Plains
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5
Adult dog stories: Best Dog Stories

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Post by TriciaG » December 16th, 2020, 7:17 am

Chapter 9:

FYI, the book is "Across Mongolian Plains" (no "The"). Don't worry about the intro on this recording, but please be aware of it in future ones. :)

1:48-1:57 - please remove the illustration captions.

15:56-16:00 - long pause

Volume's a bit high, but manageable.
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Adventure/Travel: Across Mongolian Plains
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5
Adult dog stories: Best Dog Stories

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Post by silverquill » December 16th, 2020, 9:58 am

~ Larry

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Post by TriciaG » December 16th, 2020, 1:45 pm

Thanks, Larry!
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Adventure/Travel: Across Mongolian Plains
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5
Adult dog stories: Best Dog Stories

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Post by TriciaG » December 16th, 2020, 6:27 pm

Chapter 13: PL OK!
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Adventure/Travel: Across Mongolian Plains
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5
Adult dog stories: Best Dog Stories

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Post by Marya999 » December 19th, 2020, 3:51 pm

Section 9 for spot PL, I changed the intro and reduced the volume also:
https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/acrossmongolianplains_09_andrews_128kb.mp3 25.75 KB 27:28

Section 10 for PL:
https://librivox.org/uploads/triciag/acrossmongolianplains_10_andrews_128kb.mp3 14.96 KB 15:57


TriciaG wrote:
December 16th, 2020, 7:17 am
Chapter 9:

FYI, the book is "Across Mongolian Plains" (no "The"). Don't worry about the intro on this recording, but please be aware of it in future ones. :)

1:48-1:57 - please remove the illustration captions.

15:56-16:00 - long pause

Volume's a bit high, but manageable.

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Post by TriciaG » December 19th, 2020, 3:53 pm

Thanks! PL later tonight or tomorrow....
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Adventure/Travel: Across Mongolian Plains
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5
Adult dog stories: Best Dog Stories

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Post by TriciaG » December 19th, 2020, 6:28 pm

Section 9 PL OK

Section 10:

3:18 - 3:25 - Please remove illustration captions. :)

7:23 - "Just at this moment of indecision..." repeated at 7:33
Bulwer-Lytton novel: The Caxtons
Adventure/Travel: Across Mongolian Plains
Boring works 30-70 minutes long: Insomnia Collection 5
Adult dog stories: Best Dog Stories

Marya999
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Joined: October 28th, 2020, 3:28 pm

Post by Marya999 » December 20th, 2020, 3:47 pm


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