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Author Fischer, Claude S., 1948-

Title America calling : a social history of the telephone to 1940 / Claude S. Fischer.

Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1992]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  302.2350973 FISC    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 424 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-412) and index.
Summary 'In his study of the telephone in American society, Fishcer confronts the most significant, but also the most difficult, question we can ask about a new technology--what differences did it make in the lives of its users?'Roland Marchand
Subject Telephone -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.
ISBN 0520086473 (paperback)
0520079337 (alk. paper)