From Edison to Marconi
The First Thirty Years of Recorded MusicBook - 2005
"This history examines a newly created technology and industry in search of itself. It follows the story from the earliest efforts to capture sound, to the fight among wire, cylinder and disk recordings for primacy in the market, to the growth and development of musical genres, record companies and business practices"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., 2005
Branch Call Number: ML1055 .S73 2005
Characteristics: x, 245 p. ; 23 cm