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The inventor of stereo : the life and works of Alan Dower Blumlein

Author: Robert Charles Alexander
Publisher: Oxford ; Boston : Focal Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a study of the life and works of Alan Dower Blumlein, one of Britain's important inventors. During the WWII, Alan Blumlein was engaged in the work of radar development which eventually  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Alan Dower Blumlein; Alan Dower Blumlein
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Charles Alexander
ISBN: 0240516281 9780240516288
OCLC Number: 494333825
Description: 1 v. (xxi, 421 pages) : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Earliest Days; Telegraphy and Telephony; The Audio Patents; Television; EMI and the Television Commission; The High Definition Television Period; From Television to Radar; The Story of Radar Development; H2S - The Coming of Dentimetric Radar; The Loss of Halifax V9977; Legacy; To Goodrich Castle and Beyond; References; Patent chronology.
Other Titles: LIfe and works of Alan Dower Blumlein
Responsibility: Robert Charles Alexander.

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'This book is the long-awaited biography of Alan Blumlein, a true genius. I highly recommend it. Pro sound engineers, design engineers and audiophiles will find it fascinating.'Bruce Bartlett, Pro Read more...

 
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