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Empire of the air : the men who made radio

Author: Tom Lewis; Florentine Films.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); PBS Video.; VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia.
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Video, [2005, 1991]
Edition/Format:   Video   Visual material   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of radio from the perspective of the men who shared in its invention: Lee de Forest, Edwin Howard Armstrong and David Sarnoff.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Lee De Forest; Edwin H Armstrong; David Sarnoff; Edwin H Armstrong; Lee De Forest; David Sarnoff
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Lewis; Florentine Films.; WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.); PBS Video.; VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia.
OCLC Number: 123342578
Notes: Originally broadcast in 1991.
Credits: Narrated by Jason Robards ; edited by Paul Barnes ; cinematography by Ken Burns, Buddy Squires, Allen Moore.
Description: 1 streaming video file (120 min.) : digital, MP4 file, sd., col. with b&w sequences.
Details: Mode of access: Internet.; Online video system requirements: QuickTime 7 player (or equivalent)
Other Titles: Men who made radio.
Responsibility: a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with WETA-TV Washington ; produced by Ken Burns, Morgan Wesson, Tom Lewis ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward.

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The story of radio from the perspective of the men who shared in its invention: Lee de Forest, Edwin Howard Armstrong and David Sarnoff.

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