Media & Communications

Media & Communications

Book - 1999
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Random House, Inc.
From the pony express to e-mail, from newspapers to satellite television, the history and future of media and communications are explored in superb Eyewitness style. This stunning volume is packed with information and photos about the important inventions and advances in this rapidly changing field, including the printing press, radio, telegraph, telephone, and television. Learn how the media and methods of communication are used in entertainment, commerce, military and security applications, and the news.

From the Hardcover edition.

Baker & Taylor
Text and illustrations introduce the many kinds of communications and media, and how they have developed, from drums and smoke signals through the invention of printing, to the Internet and virtual reality, and discusses such areas as advertising and propaganda

Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf ; Distributed by Random House, 1999
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780375902239
Branch Call Number: YS 302.2 GIF
Characteristics: 59 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) : 29 cm


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