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The Resource Copies in seconds : how a lone inventor and an unknown company created the biggest communication breakthrough since Gutenberg : Chester Carlson and the birth of the Xerox machine, David Owen

Copies in seconds : how a lone inventor and an unknown company created the biggest communication breakthrough since Gutenberg : Chester Carlson and the birth of the Xerox machine, David Owen

Label
Copies in seconds : how a lone inventor and an unknown company created the biggest communication breakthrough since Gutenberg : Chester Carlson and the birth of the Xerox machine
Title
Copies in seconds
Title remainder
how a lone inventor and an unknown company created the biggest communication breakthrough since Gutenberg : Chester Carlson and the birth of the Xerox machine
Statement of responsibility
David Owen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the photocopier offers a portrait of reserved physics graduate Chester Carlson, who invented the copier to ease his job as a patent clerk and who saw his marketing efforts daunted by numerous rejections
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
173562
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Owen, David
Dewey number
  • 686.4/42/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TR1045
LC item number
.O94 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carlson, Chester Floyd
  • Inventors
  • Xerography
  • Carlson, Chester Floyd
  • Inventors
  • Xerography
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how a lone inventor and an unknown company created the biggest communication breakthrough since Gutenberg : Chester Carlson and the birth of the Xerox machine
Label
Copies in seconds : how a lone inventor and an unknown company created the biggest communication breakthrough since Gutenberg : Chester Carlson and the birth of the Xerox machine, David Owen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Copies in seconds -- Beyond the reach of accident -- How do you know what color it is on the other side? -- 10-22-38 ASTORIA -- Fathers and sons -- The ox box -- The house on Hollenbeck Street -- American Xerography Corp. -- The 914 -- Nickels -- Which is the original? -- To die a poor man
Control code
8265771
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
306 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743251174
Lccn
2004049187
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55208206
  • (Sirsi) i9780743251174
Label
Copies in seconds : how a lone inventor and an unknown company created the biggest communication breakthrough since Gutenberg : Chester Carlson and the birth of the Xerox machine, David Owen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Copies in seconds -- Beyond the reach of accident -- How do you know what color it is on the other side? -- 10-22-38 ASTORIA -- Fathers and sons -- The ox box -- The house on Hollenbeck Street -- American Xerography Corp. -- The 914 -- Nickels -- Which is the original? -- To die a poor man
Control code
8265771
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
306 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780743251174
Lccn
2004049187
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55208206
  • (Sirsi) i9780743251174

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