Copiously illustrated history of radio communication, and its inventor, Guglielmo Marconi. Also describes in detail a number of construction projects recreating early radio artefacts using modern techniques and materials, and explains the scientific basis of the technology. Provides appendixes giving extracts from early documents concerning the development of radio. Includes references and an index.Whatever else, her confidence in her sons abilities was as strong then as it would ever be in the future. This was to be of immense importance to the success of the new system of wireless communication. ... To make the scientific novelty of Hertz operate as a means of communicating without wires, not just over a trivial few metres but at a substantial distance, became the driving ambition which whipped atanbsp;...
|Author||:||Peter R. Jensen|