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Author Anduaga EgaƱa, Aitor.

Title Wireless and empire : geopolitics, radio industry, and ionosphere in the British Empire, 1918-1939 / Aitor Anduaga
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 386 pages) : illustrations
Summary Although the product of consensus politics, the British Empire was based on communications supremacy and the knowledge of the atmosphere. Focusing on science, industry, government, the military, and education, this book studies the relationship between wireless and Empire throughout the interwar period
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Ionospheric radio wave propagation -- Research -- Government policy -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Atmospheric physics -- Research -- Government policy -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Radio supplies industry -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Radio broadcasting -- Political aspects -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Geopolitics -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
United Kingdom -- Colonies -- Social life and customs.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191721755 ebook
0191721751 ebook