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Author LaFollette, Marcel C. (Marcel Chotkowski)

Title Science on the air : popularizers and personalities on radio and early television / Marcel Chotkowski LaFollette.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  Q225 .L343 2008    Available  ---
Description x, 314 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-294) and index.
Contents Tuxedos and microphones -- The radio nature league -- Syndicating science -- Cooperative ventures -- Shifting ground -- A twist of the dial -- Facts and fictionalizations -- Adventuring with scientists -- Broadcasting the voice of the atom -- Illusions of actuality -- Epilogue : entertaining lessons.
Subject Science news -- United States -- History.
Communication in science -- United States -- History.
Radio -- United States -- History.
Television -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9780226467597 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226467597 (cloth : alk. paper)