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The history of broadcasting in the United Kingdom.

Author: Asa Briggs
Publisher: London, New York, Oxford University Press, 1961-
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Part of a five-volume history of the rise and development of broadcasting in the United Kingdom.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Briggs, Asa, 1921-
History of broadcasting in the United Kingdom.
London, New York, Oxford University Press, 1961-
(OCoLC)705976825
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Asa Briggs
ISBN: 0192129562 9780192129567 0192129678 9780192129673 019215964X 9780192159649
OCLC Number: 237674
Description: volumes illustrations, portraits 22 cm
Contents: v. 1. The Birth of Broadcasting --
v. 2. The Golden Age of Wireless --
v. 3. The War of Words --
v. 4. Sound and Vision --
v. 5. Competition.
Other Titles: Broadcasting in the United Kingdom.
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This volume covers ten critical years in the history of broadcasting: 1945 to 1955, during which television grew in popularity and the BBC lost its monopoly. Dealing not only with broadcasting  Read more...

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Lord Briggs is an exceptionally sure-footed guide through complicated facts ... an outstanding triumph. Many of his colleagues would regard any one of the five volumes as a lifetime's work. He Read more...

 
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