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The Story of Communications

By Anita Ganeri, 1961-

Early methods of long-distance communication (such as fire signal, flashing mirrors, semaphore, and African drums), the development of the spoken word, letter writing, telegraph and Morse code, telephone, radio, television, satellites and computers (including the Internet), and possibilities for the future are all considered in this latest volume in the Signs of the Times series.

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Book

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  • C 384 Gan, Children's NonFiction

Publish Date

1997

ISBN

0195214110


Format: Book
Author: Ganeri, Anita, 1961-
Summary: Surveys the history of communication throughout the ages, including signs and symbols, letter writing, the telegraph, the telephone, radio, television, and computers.
Title: The story of communications / Anita Ganeri.
Publisher Date: New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Subject: Communication and traffic -- History -- Juvenile literature. Communication -- History -- Juvenile literature -- Juvenile literature.
Isbn: 0195214110
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System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 384 Gan
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Bib Id: 119063

Format: Book
Author: Ganeri, Anita, 1961-
Summary: Surveys the history of communication throughout the ages, including signs and symbols, letter writing, the telegraph, the telephone, radio, television, and computers.
Title: The story of communications / Anita Ganeri.
Publisher, Date: New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Description: 30 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Series: Signs of the times
Series: Ganeri, Anita, 1961- Signs of the times
Subjects: Communication and traffic -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Communication -- History -- Juvenile literature -- Juvenile literature.
Notes: Includes index.
LCCN: 97030691
ISBN: 0195214110
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Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 384 Gan