4 edition of Origins of Maritime Radio (A Science Museum survey) found in the catalog.
March 1972 by Stationery Office Books .
Written in English
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The author was a radio officer in the British Merchant Navy who went ashore and swallowed the anchor and obtained an engineering degree and labored in that profession before retirement when the need for a modern history of maritime communications was evident and needed as the later part of the development of Wireless as Marconi called it, and many in the UK still do, was unfortunately /5(2).
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