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The Resource Who invented the television? : Sarnoff vs. Farnsworth, Karen Latchana Kenney

Who invented the television? : Sarnoff vs. Farnsworth, Karen Latchana Kenney

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Who invented the television? : Sarnoff vs. Farnsworth
Title
Who invented the television?
Title remainder
Sarnoff vs. Farnsworth
Statement of responsibility
Karen Latchana Kenney
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's something many people use every day, but do you know who invented the television? David Sarnoff, the powerful radio executive, is often thought of as the Father of Television. But the story might not be so straightforward. What if a simple farm boy, Philo T. Farnsworth, deserves the credit? Follow along in the race as an underdog inventor takes on a high-profile executive in a battle that would last more than a decade and cost millions of dollars. You'll never look at television the same way again!
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Summary
It's something many people use every day, but do you know who invented the television? David Sarnoff, the powerful radio executive, is often thought of as the Father of Television. But the story might not be so straightforward. What if a simple farm boy, Philo T. Farnsworth, deserves the credit? Follow along in the race as an underdog inventor takes on a high-profile executive in a battle that would last more than a decade and cost millions of dollars
Biography type
collective biography
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10639140
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Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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Kenney, Karen Latchana
Dewey number
621.3880092/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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940
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
STEM Smackdown
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  • Farnsworth, Philo Taylor
  • Sarnoff, David
  • Television
Target audience
juvenile
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Sarnoff vs. Farnsworth
Label
Who invented the television? : Sarnoff vs. Farnsworth, Karen Latchana Kenney
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12026556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781541522558
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12026556
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12026556
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Who invented the television? : Sarnoff vs. Farnsworth, Karen Latchana Kenney
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12026556
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781541522558
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12026556
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12026556
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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