The Story of Telecommunications

It began with a federal research grant and a few wild-eyed visionaries. When the first link went online, it was little more than a curiosity used by a small handful of scientists. Then slowly, as more people became involved, it gradually developed a momentum that grew and grew until it eventually connected the entire earth. It stimulated a boom in global communications and innovation and changed life as we know it. And it all started started over 150 years ago with the invention of. . .

Happily, this important book is back in print.

Information about the author -- George P. Oslin

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Bibliographical Information for Librarians

Oslin, George P., 1899 -
The Story of Telecommunications / by George P. Oslin
xii+507pp. 7x10" (18x25.5cm)
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0-86554-418-2 (alk. paper)
1. Telecommunications - History
2. Telecommunications - United States - History
I. Title

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Last Updated November 14, 1995