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Author O'Shei, Tim.

Title Philo T. Farnsworth : visionary inventor of television / Tim O'Shei.

Imprint Berkeley Heights, NJ : Books/Enslow Publishers, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Biography  B FARNSWORTH    ---  Available
Description 128 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 25 cm.
Series Inventors who changed the world
Note Includes chronology.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 125) and index.
Summary This book describes the life and work of Philo T. Farnsworth, whose interest in electricity led him to develop an electronic television system in the 1920s and who later had a vision of a fusion-powered world.
Audience 4-8 Medialog, Inc.
Subject Farnsworth, Philo Taylor, 1906-1971.
Inventors -- United States -- Biography.
Television -- History.
ISBN 9781598450750

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