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7 edition of The story of television found in the catalog.

The story of television

the life of Philo T. Farnsworth.

by George Everson

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Farnsworth, Philo Taylor, 1906-1971.,
  • Television -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published by Norton, New York.

    GenreBiography.
    SeriesTelecommunications, Telecommunications (New York, N.Y. : 1974)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK6635.F3 E8 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination266 p.
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5044710M
    ISBN 100405060424
    LC Control Number74004677

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