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The transistor

Author: Thomas AmmannSusanne PächHerbert W FrankeFilms for the Humanities (Firm)Target Films.All authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities, Inc., ©1994.
Series: Milestones in science and engineering.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the development of the invention of the transistor that revolutionized electronics. Shows the role of three American physicists who researched and designed it in 1947: Bardeen, Shockley, and Brattain at the Bell Telephone Laboratories in Murray Hill, N.Y.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: John Bardeen; William Shockley; Walter H Brattain; John Bardeen; Walter H Brattain; William Shockley
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Ammann; Susanne Päch; Herbert W Franke; Films for the Humanities (Firm); Target Films.; Bayerisches Fernsehen.
OCLC Number: 37218147
Credits: Credits: Director, Thomas Ammann; Writer, Susanne Pach, Herbert W Franke.
Description: 1 videocassette (16 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Milestones in science and engineering.
Responsibility: Target Films, Munich in association with Bavarian Television [and others] ; director Thomas Ammann ; writers, Susanne Pach, Herbert W. Franke.

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Presents the development of the invention of the transistor that revolutionized electronics. Shows the role of three American physicists who researched and designed it in 1947: Bardeen, Shockley, and Brattain at the Bell Telephone Laboratories in Murray Hill, N.Y.

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