The portable radio in American life

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University of Arizona Press, 1991 - Antiques & Collectibles - 259 pages
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As an artifact of culture, the portable radio is an unusual but perfect subject for investigation by archaeologist Schiffer. Seeing the history of everyday objects as the history of the life of a people, he shows how the portable radio has reflected changes in American society as surely as clay pots have for ancient cultures.

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Contents

The Origin of Everyday Things
1
Capturing Invisible Waves
6
Wireless Technology Comes of Age
17
Copyright

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