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Product Description: There are many valuable and useful books on electrical communication (References 1-5 are some examples), but they have certain disadvantages for the beginner. The more advanced books present some things in a basic way, but they are very narrow for an introduction to communica­ tion...read more

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9780306404924 | Plenum Pub Corp, June 1, 1981, cover price $249.00 | About this edition: There are many valuable and useful books on electrical communication (References 1-5 are some examples), but they have certain disadvantages for the beginner.

Paperback:

9781489918895 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, May 23, 2013), cover price $189.00 | About this edition: There are many valuable and useful books on electrical communication (References 1-5 are some examples), but they have certain disadvantages for the beginner.

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Product Description: Behind the creation of any musical sound lie the complex processes of physics, electronics, mathematics, and human perception. The interplay of these factors is the focus of John R. Pierce's "The Science of Musical Sound", revised edition - a volume that covers the production of a single drumbeat and the wizardry of the latest recording and synthesizing techniques to explore where sound comes from and how we recognize and enjoy it as music...read more

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9780716715085 | W H Freeman & Co, August 1, 1984, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Covers pitch, resonance, scales, harmony, human hearing, loudness, masking, architectural acoustics, sound reproduction, timbre, and sound illusions

Paperback:

9780716760054, titled "The Science of Musical Sound" | Rev sub edition (W H Freeman & Co, May 1, 1992), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Behind the creation of any musical sound lie the complex processes of physics, electronics, mathematics, and human perception.

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Product Description: focuses on the science of telecommunications

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9780716750260 | W H Freeman & Co, September 1, 1990, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: focuses on the science of telecommunications

Traces the development of modern information technology and examines the impact of computers on language, government, and society

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9780716715146 | W H Freeman & Co, March 1, 1984, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Traces the development of modern information technology and examines the impact of computers on language, government, and society

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Product Description: "Uncommonly good...the most satisfying discussion to be found." — Scientific American.Behind the familiar surfaces of the telephone, radio, and television lies a sophisticated and intriguing body of knowledge known as information theory...read more

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9780486240619 | Subsequent edition (Dover Pubns, June 1, 1980), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "Uncommonly good.

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