The Forgotten Network: DuMont and the Birth of American Television

The Forgotten Network: DuMont and the Birth of American Television

By: David Weinstein (author)Paperback

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Description

An original and important contribution to the history of television & provides a glimpes into the dawn of broadcasting and the growth of our most ubiquitous cultural medium

Contents

1. My Father Was an Engineer; 2. From Basement to Broadway; 3. Who Is in Charge Here?; 4. The DuMont Daytime Experiment; 5. Captain Video: Protector of the Free World and the DuMont Network; 6. What'd He Say? Morey Amsterdam Meets Norman Rockwell; 7. And Away He Went ... Jackie Gleason and the Cavalcade of Stars; 8. Law and Order, DuMont Style; 9. A Bishop for Berle Fans; 10. Ernie Kovacs and the DuMont Legacy

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781592134991
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9781592134991
  • ISBN10: 1592134998

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