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Submarine Telegraphy - The Grand Victorian Technology

£12.99

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Science Museum, London, 1973. Paper Covers. Book Condition: Good
Blue paper covers have some wear to the edges. Creases to the spine. Illustrated with 47 b&w drawings, maps and illustrations.
An account of the early development of submarine cables, which began in Britain, and how the technology was eventually overtaken by radio and satellite communication. Profusely illustrated with maps, photographs of equipment, and engraved pictures. Dr. Bernard S. Finn is a curator at the National Museum of History and Technology of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington. While based in London for a sabbatical year researching into the history of submarine telegraphy, he planned a Science Museum exhibition and wrote this booklet to accompany it.

Item details

Author(s):
Bernard S Finn
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
24cm x 19cm
Edition:
1973
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
48
Publisher:
Science Museum

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Science Museum, London, 1973. Paper Covers. Book Condition: Good
Blue paper covers have some wear to the edges. Creases to the spine. Illustrated with 47 b&w drawings, maps and illustrations.
An account of the early development of submarine cables, which began in Britain, and how the technology was eventually overtaken by radio and satellite communication. Profusely illustrated with maps, photographs of equipment, and engraved pictures. Dr. Bernard S. Finn is a curator at the National Museum of History and Technology of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington. While based in London for a sabbatical year researching into the history of submarine telegraphy, he planned a Science Museum exhibition and wrote this booklet to accompany it.

Author(s):
Bernard S Finn
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
24cm x 19cm
Edition:
1973
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
48
Publisher:
Science Museum

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