Encyclopedia of Television, Volume 1

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Horace Newcomb, Museum of Broadcast Communications
Fitzroy Dearborn, 2004 - Biography & Autobiography - 2800 pages
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"The Encyclopedia of Television includes more than 1,000 original essays from more than 250 contributors and examines specific programs and people, historic moments and trends, major policy disputes and such topics as violence, tabloid television and the quiz show scandal. It also includes histories of major television networks as well as broadcasting systems around the world and is complemented by resource materials, photos and bibliographical information." Browsable. From the Museum of Broadcast Communications.

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