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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
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
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 261 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385534383
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011021746
Other physical details
ill
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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 261 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385534383
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011021746
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn707235824
  • (OCoLC)707235824

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