Request Inspection Copy

If you are an Academic or Teacher and wish to consider this book as a prescribed textbook for your course, you may be eligible for a complimentary inspection copy. Please complete this form, including information about your position, campus and course, before adding to cart.

* Required Fields

To complete your Inspection Copy Request you will need to click the Checkout button in the right margin and complete the checkout formalities. You can include Inspection Copies and purchased items in the same shopping cart, see our Inspection Copy terms for further information.

Any Questions? Please email our text Support Team on text@footprint.com.au

Submit

Email this to a friend

* ALL required Fields

Order Inspection Copy

An inspection copy has been added to your shopping cart

Syntony and Spark: The Origins of Radio

by Hugh Aitken Princeton Legacy Library
Pub Date:
06/2014
ISBN:
9780691611495
Format:
Pbk 366 pages
Price:
AU$129.00 NZ$133.04
Product Status: Available in Approx 5 days
add to your cart

Other Available Formats:

This book offers a readable narrative of the science and technology of early radio combined with sociological and economic analysis of how radio changed our lives Originally published in 1985. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.


  • FrontMatter, pg. i
  • Foreword, pg. vii
  • Acknowledgments, pg. ix
  • A Word to the Reader, pg. xi
  • Contents, pg. xiii
  • Figures, pg. xv
  • 1. PROLOGUE, pg. 1
  • 2. SYNTONY, pg. 31
  • 3. HERTZ, pg. 48
  • 4. LODGE, pg. 80
  • 5. MARCONI, pg. 179
  • 6. EPILOGUE, pg. 298
  • INDEX, pg. 341