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Empire of the Air: The Men Who Made Radio
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harpercollins
Publication date September 1, 1991
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780060182151
ISBN-10 0060182156
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Original list price $25.00
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Summary
The story of the invention of radio focuses on scientist Lee de Forest, brilliant recluse Edwin Armstrong, and RCA mogul David Sarnoff, who turned a basement discovery into a worldwide communications revolution
Amazon.com description: Product Description: The story of the invention of radio focuses on scientist Lee de Forest, brilliant recluse Edwin Armstrong, and RCA mogul David Sarnoff, who turned a basement discovery into a worldwide communications revolution

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Hardcover
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from Harpercollins (September 1, 1991)
9780060182151 | details & prices | List price $25.00
About: The story of the invention of radio focuses on scientist Lee de Forest, brilliant recluse Edwin Armstrong, and RCA mogul David Sarnoff, who turned a basement discovery into a worldwide communications revolution
Paperback
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Reprint edition from Perennial (January 1, 1993)
9780060981198 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $16.00
About: The story of the invention of radio focuses on scientist Lee de Forest, brilliant recluse Edwin Armstrong, and RCA mogul David Sarnoff, who turned a basement discovery into a worldwide communications revolution
Cassette/Spoken Word
from Lonestone Catalog (September 1, 1996)
9781576770504 | details & prices | 2.25 × 4.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.15 lbs | List price $12.95
About: The absorbing, astounding, true story of the invention of radio broadcasting in the early 20th Century, and a long-overdue tribute to the lman who actually devised practical AM receivers and the entire FM System: Edwin Howard Armstrong.

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