The Biographical Encyclopedia of American Radio presents the very best biographies of the internationally acclaimed three-volume Encyclopedia of Radio in a single volume. It includes more than 200 biographical entries on the most important and influential American radio personalities, writers, producers, directors, newscasters, and network executives. With 23 new biographies and updated entries throughout, this volume covers key figures from radioas past and present including Glenn Beck, Jessie Blayton, Fred Friendly, Arthur Godfrey, Bob Hope, Don Imus, Rush Limbaugh, Ryan Seacrest, Laura Schlesinger, Red Skelton, Nina Totenberg, Walter Winchell, and many more. Scholarly but accessible, this encyclopedia provides an unrivaled guide to the voices behind radio for students and general readers alike.General Electric (GE) to build his first alternator, a contract supervised by GEa#39;s brilliant Charles Steinmetz. ... than the coherer; in addition, operators could use headphones to hear the signals rather than reading them on a tape. ... radio work , Fessenden entered into agreement with two Pittsburgh investors to financially support his continuing invention and testing process. ... New Jersey) that were designed to provide overland communication in competition with existing wired systems.
|Title||:||Biographical Dictionary of Radio|
|Author||:||Christopher H. Sterling|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-05-13|