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The Resource Hedy's folly : the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world, Richard Rhodes

Hedy's folly : the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world, Richard Rhodes

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Hedy's folly : the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world
Title
Hedy's folly
Title remainder
the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world
Statement of responsibility
Richard Rhodes
Title variation
Hedys folly
Title variation remainder
the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the lesser-known technological talents of actress Hedy Lamarr and the collaborative work with avant-garde composer George Antheil that eventually led to the development of spread-spectrum radio, cell phones, and GPS systems
Summary
Describes the lesser-known technological talents of actress Hedy Lamarr and the collaborative work with avant-garde composer George Antheil that eventually led to the development of spread-spectrum radio, cell phones, and GPS systems
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10015980
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 791.430/28092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2287.L24
LC item number
R54 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world
Label
Hedy's folly : the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world, Richard Rhodes
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hedy Lamarr, inventor -- A charming Austrian girl -- Bad boy of music -- Mechanisms -- Between times -- Leaving Fritz -- Cinemogling -- Frequency hopping -- Flashes of genius -- Red-hot apparatus -- O pioneers!
Control code
19492369
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 261 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385534383
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011021746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn707235824
  • (OCoLC)707235824
Label
Hedy's folly : the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world, Richard Rhodes
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hedy Lamarr, inventor -- A charming Austrian girl -- Bad boy of music -- Mechanisms -- Between times -- Leaving Fritz -- Cinemogling -- Frequency hopping -- Flashes of genius -- Red-hot apparatus -- O pioneers!
Control code
19492369
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 261 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385534383
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011021746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn707235824
  • (OCoLC)707235824

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