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The Resource Marconi : the man who networked the world, Marc Raboy

Marconi : the man who networked the world, Marc Raboy

Label
Marconi : the man who networked the world
Title
Marconi
Title remainder
the man who networked the world
Statement of responsibility
Marc Raboy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raboy, Marc
Dewey number
  • 621.384092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
TK5739.M3
LC item number
R33 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marconi, Guglielmo
  • Electrical engineers
  • Inventors
  • Telegraph, Wireless
  • Telegraph, Wireless
  • Radio
Label
Marconi : the man who networked the world, Marc Raboy
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223118901983
  • 31223120884730
  • 31223120884722
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 689-828) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Marconi in his time and ours -- Part I. The prodigy -- Bologna: the beginnings -- Priority and detractors -- London: start-up -- The magician -- New York: new frontiers -- Love and imperialism -- The upstart technology -- "The great thing" -- Newfoundland: the world shrinks -- Part II. The player -- Corralling the brand -- Regulation -- Marriage -- A life in litigation -- The Marconi aura -- A new world order -- On the way to somewhere -- The perfect laureate -- Part III. The patriot -- The Godsend -- Signals of war -- Wireless and disaster -- "The Marconi scandal" -- The invisible weapon -- "L'eroe magico" -- The statesman -- The spark -- Part IV. The outsider -- The master of the house -- The Beam indenture -- Radio -- The merger -- The anchor -- Part V. The conformist -- A servant of the regime -- Science and Fascism -- "Your every wish is my command" -- Controlling his legacy -- The heritage -- He only cared about wireless..
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 863 pages
Isbn
9780199313587
Lccn
2015042075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 908373923
  • 908373923
  • (OCoLC)908373923
Label
Marconi : the man who networked the world, Marc Raboy
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223118901983
  • 31223120884730
  • 31223120884722
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 689-828) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Marconi in his time and ours -- Part I. The prodigy -- Bologna: the beginnings -- Priority and detractors -- London: start-up -- The magician -- New York: new frontiers -- Love and imperialism -- The upstart technology -- "The great thing" -- Newfoundland: the world shrinks -- Part II. The player -- Corralling the brand -- Regulation -- Marriage -- A life in litigation -- The Marconi aura -- A new world order -- On the way to somewhere -- The perfect laureate -- Part III. The patriot -- The Godsend -- Signals of war -- Wireless and disaster -- "The Marconi scandal" -- The invisible weapon -- "L'eroe magico" -- The statesman -- The spark -- Part IV. The outsider -- The master of the house -- The Beam indenture -- Radio -- The merger -- The anchor -- Part V. The conformist -- A servant of the regime -- Science and Fascism -- "Your every wish is my command" -- Controlling his legacy -- The heritage -- He only cared about wireless..
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 863 pages
Isbn
9780199313587
Lccn
2015042075
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 908373923
  • 908373923
  • (OCoLC)908373923

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