The telephone used to be a luxury item. Today, 95% of Americans have telephone service, and many carry their phones wherever they go. McMaster chronicles the fascinating story of the telephone's rise, its spread to ubiquity in today's society, and the billion-dollar industry it has engendered. This accessible history is ideal for students seeking a clear, concise introduction to one of the landmark American industries of the 20th century.ATaamp;T wanted the definition of equal access to be based on service quality, rather than on an exact location where the network ... After a few days of negotiations, the New Jersey judge agreed to transfer the case to Judge Greenea#39;s court.
|Title||:||The Telecommunications Industry|
|Author||:||Susan E. McMaster|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2002-01-01|