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The Boy Genius and the Mogul

The Untold Story of Television

The Boy Genius and the Mogul( )
Author: Stashower, Daniel
Publication Date:Apr 2002
Publisher:Broadway Books
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

The world remembers Edison, Ford, and the Wright Brothers. But what about Philo T. Farnsworth, the inventor of television, an innovation that did as much as any other to shape the twentieth century? That question lies at the heart ofThe Boy Genius and the Mogul, Daniel Stashower's captivating chronicle of television's true inventor, the battle he faced to capitalize on his breakthrough, and the powerful forces that resulted in the collapse of his dreams. The son of a Mormon farmer,...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / United States / 20Th Century
Technology & Engineering / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.39 x 9.52 x 1.04 Inches
Book Weight:1.175 Pounds
Author Biography
Stashower, Daniel (Author)
Daniel Stashower is the author of four mystery novels and a winner of the Raymond Chandler Fulbright Fellowship in Detective and Crime Fiction Writing. He lives in Bethesda, MD.


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