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Leo Beranek.

Author: Leo L Beranek
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The life and work of Renaissance man Leo Beranek: scientist, professor, engineer, busisess leader, inventor, entrepreneur, musician, television executive, philanthropist, and author.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Leo L Beranek; Leo L Beranek
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leo L Beranek
ISBN: 9780262026291 0262026295
OCLC Number: 226056119
Notes: Includes index.
Description: pages cm
Contents: Iowa and beyond: from bumble bees to ivy --
Harvard : shaping the future --
Wartime : communications and kamikazes --
MIT : teaching, writing, AT & T and traveling --
BBN : the United Nations, big noise, and the Internet --
BBN : muffling the jet age --
BBN : music, acoustics, and architecture --
America's best TV station! --
Family, non-profits, and variety --
Art + physics=beautiful music.
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"Beranek's account of his truly remarkable life is a superbly written and concise autobiography that tells a great story." Philip Nelson Times Higher Education Supplement "A fascinating glimpse into Read more...

 
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