Connecting Civilization: The Growth of Communication
Connecting Civilization includes printing, photography, and telegraph, telephone, radio, and television technologies. It also details the fields of electricity/electronics and computers. Those profiled include Fox Talbott and George Eastman (photography), Samuel Morse and Cyrus Field (the telegraph), Lee De Forest and Edwin Armstrong (radio), John Baird and Philo Farnsworth (television), Ada Lovelace and Grace Hopper (computer programming), and more. Part of the History of Technology series.
243 pages; 8-1/2" x 11"; paperbound
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