The Boy Genius and the Mogul
The Untold Story of Television
ISBN10: 0767907590 ISBN13: 9780767907590 Publisher: Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub (T) Published: Apr 1 2002 Pages: 277 Weight: 1.30lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
A fascinating portrait of Philo T. Farnsworth, a young scientist form Idaho and the true inventor of television, describes his odyssey from his initial 1922 design for the precursor of television at the age of fourteen through his struggle to develop the project without RCA's powerful David Sarnoff.