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A telephone for the world : Iridium, Motorola, and the making of a global age / Martin Collins

Catalog Data

Author:
Collins, Martin J. 1951-  Search this
Subject:
Iridium Communications, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 265 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
Contents:
Introduction -- Iridium and the global age -- The global and the engineers -- The global and Iridium the business -- "Freedom to communicate": ideology and culture in the global -- From "it's a bird, it's a phone ..." to "Edsels in the sky": or, the end of Iridium's global vision -- Conclusion
Topic:
Telecommunication--History  Search this
Artificial satellites in telecommunication--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1093771