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Television

The Life Story of a Technology

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Author: Magoun, Alexander B.
ISBN:978-0-8018-9072-7
Publication Date:Jun 2009
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

For better or worse, television has been the dominant medium of communication for fifty years. Yet it is a relatively recent invention, one that required passionate inventors, determined businessmen, government regulators, and willing consumers. This volume covers the history of television from nineteenth-century European conceptions of transmitting moving images electrically to the death of television as a discrete system in a digital age.

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Book Details
Pages:232
Detailed Subjects: Performing Arts / Television / History & Criticism
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.928 x 9.009 x 0.569 Inches
Book Weight:0.871 Pounds



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