Free download audio e-books The Early Shortwave Stations: A Broadcasting History Through 1945 9780786474110 by Jerome S. Berg

The Early Shortwave Stations: A Broadcasting History Through 1945

The Early Shortwave Stations: A Broadcasting History Through 1945

by Jerome S. Berg

Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
ISBN: 9780786474110
Pages: 340
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 9 Mb
Date posting: 2020-02-22
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In July 1923, less than three years after Westinghouse station KDKA signed on, company engineer Frank Conrad began regular simulcasting of its programs on a frequency in the newly-discovered shortwave range. It was an important event in a technological revolution that would make dependable worldwide radio communication possible for the first time. In subsequent years, countless stations in practically all countries followed suit, taking to shortwave to extend reception domestically or reach audiences thousands of...