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Lee de Forest : King of Radio, Television, and Film

Author: MIKE ADAMS
Publisher: New York, NY : Springer New York, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume explores both the career of Lee de Forest and the early history of film making, exploring the work of de Forest as the scientist and producer, director and writer of content who changed the history of film through the incorporation of sound.

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: MIKE ADAMS
ISBN: 9781461404187 1461404185 9781461404170 1461404177
OCLC Number: 779196707
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Chapter 1 Born to Invent --
Chapter 2 The Race for Wireless --
Chapter 3 The Meaning of the Audion --
Chapter 4 California Days --
Chapter 5 Radio's Arrival --
Chapter 6 Phonofilm, the Promise --
Chapter 7 Phonofilm, the Realization --
Chapter 8 Phonofilm, the Rejection --
Chapter 9 Phonofilm, the Lawyers --
Chapter 10 Lesson and Legacy.
Responsibility: by Mike Adams.

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