This is basically the story of the invention of [electronic] television by Philo T Farnsworth and then, the temporary theft of the fame for that invention by David Sarnotf of RCA. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Eleanor S. Hansen
Philo T. Farmsworth was a fourteen year old boy plowing straight furrows back and forth across a potato field when it occurred to him this is the way to electronically present... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Satisfied
The day after this book arrived, I started reading it and couldn't put it down until I finished it. It is easy to read and seems to be well researched. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Noel Elliott
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A superb book. Informative and well written. I can't help drawing parallels between the leading figures in the birth of television and the leading figures in the birth of today's... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Arthur H. Schwartz
Another great human contributor that very very few even know.
Great writing style by the author that kept me interested throughout the book.
Just now started reading this book after having it for some time. Great back round information about Farnsworth and what he was up against as a "Lone inventor" vs. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Greg Westbrook
great read. inventors are fascinating people. Farnsworth is a tragic hero who gave us a fabulous gift. thnk you philo.Published 17 months ago by james hammill
This is a well written book looking into the lives of the people instrumental in bringing us television. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Gary Bruce