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The Resource Connecting Alaskans : telecommunications in Alaska from telegraph to broadband, Heather E. Hudson

Connecting Alaskans : telecommunications in Alaska from telegraph to broadband, Heather E. Hudson

Label
Connecting Alaskans : telecommunications in Alaska from telegraph to broadband
Title
Connecting Alaskans
Title remainder
telecommunications in Alaska from telegraph to broadband
Statement of responsibility
Heather E. Hudson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hudson, Heather E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TK5102.3.U6
LC item number
H83 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Telecommunication
  • Telecommunication
  • Alaska
Label
Connecting Alaskans : telecommunications in Alaska from telegraph to broadband, Heather E. Hudson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-324) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Alaska's first information highway -- Expansion after World War II and "the talking lady of the North" -- Early broadcasting -- Privatizing the Alaska communications system -- The beginning of the satellite era -- The NASA experiments -- From satellite experiments to commercial service -- Telephone service for every village -- Broadcasting and teleconferencing for rural Alaska -- Rural television : from RATNET to ARCS -- Deregulation and disruption -- State planning and policy -- Alaska's local telephone companies -- The phone wars -- Distance learning : from satellites to the internet -- Telemedicine in Alaska -- A new century : the growth of mobile and broadband -- Past and future connections
Control code
904942552
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiii, 333 pages
Isbn
9781602232686
Lccn
2015002921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904942552
Label
Connecting Alaskans : telecommunications in Alaska from telegraph to broadband, Heather E. Hudson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-324) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Alaska's first information highway -- Expansion after World War II and "the talking lady of the North" -- Early broadcasting -- Privatizing the Alaska communications system -- The beginning of the satellite era -- The NASA experiments -- From satellite experiments to commercial service -- Telephone service for every village -- Broadcasting and teleconferencing for rural Alaska -- Rural television : from RATNET to ARCS -- Deregulation and disruption -- State planning and policy -- Alaska's local telephone companies -- The phone wars -- Distance learning : from satellites to the internet -- Telemedicine in Alaska -- A new century : the growth of mobile and broadband -- Past and future connections
Control code
904942552
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiii, 333 pages
Isbn
9781602232686
Lccn
2015002921
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)904942552

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