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Riding the waves : a life in sound, science, and industry

著者: Leo L Beranek
出版商: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©2008.
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"Leo Beranek, an Iowa farm boy who became a Renaissance man - scientist, inventor, entrepreneur, musician, television executive, philanthropist, and author - has lived life in constant motion. His seventy-year career, through the most tumultuous and transformative years of the last century, has always been propelled by the sheer exhilaration of trying something new. In Riding the Waves, Leo Beranek tells his story."  再读一些...
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类型/形式: Biography
提及的人: Leo L Beranek
材料类型: 传记, 互联网资源
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所有的著者/提供者: Leo L Beranek
ISBN: 9780262026291 0262026295
OCLC号码: 122425003
描述: x, 235 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
内容: Iowa and beyond: from bumble bees to ivy --
Harvard : shaping the future --
Wartime : communications and kamikazes --
MIT, teaching, writing, AT&T, and traveling --
Bolt Beranek & Newman, the United Nations, big noise, and the Internet --
Muffling the jet age --
Music, acoustics, and architecture --
America's best TV station --
Family, nonprofits, and variety --
Art + physics = beautiful music.
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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.  再读一些...

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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 再读一些...

 
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