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Crystal fire : the invention of the transistor and the birth of the information age

Author: Michael Riordan; Lillian Hoddeson
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©1997.
Series: Sloan technology series
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This is the story of the transistor, one of the most important inventions of the 20th century, which was invented at the Bell Laboratories in December 1947 by John Bardeen and Walter Brattain and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Riordan; Lillian Hoddeson
ISBN: 0393041247 9780393041248 9780393318517 0393318516
OCLC Number: 1008854573
Description: x, 352 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Title: Sloan technology series
Other Titles: Invention of the transistor and the birth of the information age
Responsibility: Michael Riordan, Lillian Hoddeson.

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