Marconi

Author: Marc Raboy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199313601
Size: 60.58 MB
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Raboy's engrossing biography, which will stand as the authoritative work of its subject, proves that we still live in the world Marconi created.

Marconi

Author: Marc Raboy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199313598
Size: 18.29 MB
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Raboy's engrossing biography, which will stand as the authoritative work of its subject, proves that we still live in the world Marconi created.

Marconi

Author: Marc Raboy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019931358X
Size: 18.76 MB
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As Marc Raboy shows in this engrossing and encyclopedic work, Marconi very early envisaged a world of seamless communication and then set out to create it. Born to an Italian father and an Irish mother, Marconi was in many ways stateless.

Marconi

Author: Calvin D. Trowbridge
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781439263907
Size: 15.55 MB
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At age 38, Marconi dominated pre-WWI long distance wireless. The prize: forced divestiture to RCA. Undaunted, he developed new technology that is the basis of today's wireless world.

Marconi S Atlantic Leap

Author: Gordon Bussey
Publisher:
ISBN:
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This work provides an account of how Marconi proved to the scientists that the curvature of the earth was not an obstacle for telegraphy over great distances.

Why The Wheel Is Round

Author: Steven Vogel
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022638117X
Size: 11.33 MB
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Why the Wheel Is Round explores all manner of treadwheels, hand-spikes, gears, and more, as well as how these technologies diversified into such things as hand-held drills and hurdy-gurdies.

The Network

Author: Scott Woolley
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062242776
Size: 19.87 MB
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This is the origin story of the airwaves—the foundational technology of the communications age—as told through the forty-year friendship of an entrepreneurial industrialist and a brilliant inventor.

Blown To Bits

Author: Harold Abelson
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
ISBN: 0137135599
Size: 10.77 MB
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This book offers provocative answers to these questions and tells intriguing real life stories; it is a wake-up call to the human consequences of the digital explosion.

Broadcast Hysteria

Author: A. Brad Schwartz
Publisher: Hill and Wang
ISBN: 0809031639
Size: 19.31 MB
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In Broadcast Hysteria, A. Brad Schwartz boldly retells the story of Welles's famed radio play and its impact. Did it really spawn a "wave of mass hysteria," as The New York Times reported?

The Great British Dream Factory

Author: Dominic Sandbrook
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141979313
Size: 60.25 MB
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This is a book about the success and the meaning of Britain's modern popular culture, from Bond and the Beatles to heavy metal and Coronation Street, from the Angry Young Men to Harry Potter, from Damien Hirst toThe X Factor.