Television: The Life Story of a Technology

@inproceedings{Magoun2007TelevisionTL,
  title={Television: The Life Story of a Technology},
  author={Alexander B. Magoun},
  year={2007}
}
For better or worse, television has been the dominant medium of communication for 50 years. Almost all American households have a television set; many have more than one. Transmitting images and sounds electronically is a relatively recent invention, one that required passionate inventors, determined businessmen, government regulators, and willing consumers. This volume in the Greenwood Technographies series covers the entire history of television from 19the-century European conceptions of… 
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