The Continuous Wave

The Continuous Wave

Technology and American Radio, 1900-1932

eBook - 1985
Average Rating:
Rate this:
1
Princeton University Press

Hugh Aitken describes a critical period in the history of radio, when continuous wave technology first made reliable long-distance wireless communication possible and opened up opportunities for broadcasting voice and music.

Originally published in 1985.

The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.



Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey :, Princeton University Press,, [1985]
Copyright Date: ©1985
ISBN: 9781400854608
1400854601
9780691611686
0691611688
0691083762
9780691083766
0691023905
9780691023908
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xvii, 588 pages) : illustrations

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

j
johnwilla
Aug 16, 2010

This, along with the author's companion, Syntony and Spark, is the best radio history book written--clear, detailed, the only problem is that it is burdened by the author's not very interesting thesis about technology transfer as driven by market forces. Too bad SPL doesn't own Syntony and Spark.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at PPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top