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A phone of our own : the deaf insurrection against Ma Bell

Author: Harry G Lang
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Gallaudet University Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lang, a professor for the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, tells about how three enterprising deaf men--Robert Weitbrecht, James Marsters, and Andrew Saks--fought telephone monopolies and  Read more...

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Lang, Harry G.
Phone of our own.
Washington, D.C. : Gallaudet University Press, 2000
(DLC) 00028147
(OCoLC)43599157
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Harry G Lang
ISBN: 9781563681547 1563681544
OCLC Number: 606356621
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 242 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: Harry G. Lang.

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