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Telephone : the first hundred years

Author: John Brooks
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1976.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"The wondrous invention that changed a world and spawneda corporate giant"--Jacket subtitle.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brooks, John, 1920-1993.
Telephone.
New York : Harper & Row, ©1976
(OCoLC)651794016
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Brooks
ISBN: 0060105402 9780060105402
OCLC Number: 1958151
Description: xii, 369 pages, [16] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The Collossus of talk --
Beginings --
Through the valley --
God's electric clerk --
"Both phones" --
A big man --
Trial by combat --
Tiger and throughbred --
Putting razzle-dazzle in Ma Bell --
Days of wrath --
Scandal and a lawsuit --
Toward a new century --
Notes --
Index.
Responsibility: John Brooks.

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