The continuous wave
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The continuous wave technology and American radio, 1900-1932 by Hugh G. J. Aitken

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English



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  • Radio -- United States -- History.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementHugh G.J. Aitken.
LC ClassificationsTK6548.U6 A65 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 588 p. :
Number of Pages588
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2859536M
ISBN 100691083762, 0691023905
LC Control Number84022265

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