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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

Label
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
Creator
Subject
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rhodes, Richard
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lamarr, Hedy
  • Actresses
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Spread spectrum communications
Label
Hedy's folly : the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world, Richard Rhodes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 238-246) 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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 261 pages
Isbn
9780385534383
Lccn
2011021746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0009680593
  • 627055
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 (pages 238-246) 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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 261 pages
Isbn
9780385534383
Lccn
2011021746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BK0009680593
  • 627055

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