Marconi

Author: Marc Raboy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199313601
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Raboy's engrossing biography, which will stand as the authoritative work of its subject, proves that we still live in the world Marconi created.

Marconi

Author: Marc Raboy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199313598
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Raboy's engrossing biography, which will stand as the authoritative work of its subject, proves that we still live in the world Marconi created.

Marconi

Author: Marc Raboy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019931358X
Size: 72.33 MB
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As Marc Raboy shows in this engrossing and encyclopedic work, Marconi very early envisaged a world of seamless communication and then set out to create it. Born to an Italian father and an Irish mother, Marconi was in many ways stateless.

Marconi S Atlantic Leap

Author: Gordon Bussey
Publisher:
ISBN:
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This work provides an account of how Marconi proved to the scientists that the curvature of the earth was not an obstacle for telegraphy over great distances.

The Pope Of Physics

Author: Gino Segrè
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1627790063
Size: 16.30 MB
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An examination of the human dramas that touched Fermi’s life as well as a thrilling history of scientific innovation in the twentieth century, this is the comprehensive biography that Fermi deserves.

Blown To Bits

Author: Harold Abelson
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
ISBN: 0137135599
Size: 16.70 MB
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This book offers provocative answers to these questions and tells intriguing real life stories; it is a wake-up call to the human consequences of the digital explosion.

The Gutenberg Galaxy

Author: Marshall McLuhan
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 1442660813
Size: 45.79 MB
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The Gutenberg Galaxy catapulted Marshall McLuhan to fame as a media theorist and, in time, a new media prognosticator. Fifty years after its initial publication, this landmark text is more significant than ever before.

Engines Of Empire

Author: Douglas R. Burgess Jr.
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804798982
Size: 49.71 MB
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Engines of Empire tells the story of the complex relationship between Victorians and their wondrous steamships, following famous travelers like Mark Twain, Charles Dickens, and Jules Verne as well as ordinary spectators, tourists, and ...

A Mind At Play

Author: Jimmy Soni
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476766703
Size: 63.90 MB
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Claude Shannon's inventive, vibrant life demonstrates how vital the act of play can be to making the most of work." —Inc. “A charming account of one of the twentieth century’s most distinguished scientists…Readers will enjoy this ...

Why The Wheel Is Round

Author: Steven Vogel
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022638117X
Size: 65.91 MB
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Why the Wheel Is Round explores all manner of treadwheels, hand-spikes, gears, and more, as well as how these technologies diversified into such things as hand-held drills and hurdy-gurdies.