Commentary on MF/4: An International History of the Formative Years

Commentary on MF/4: An International History of the Formative Years

by R. W. Burns
     
 

ISBN-10: 0863413277

ISBN-13: 9780863413278

Pub. Date: 11/07/2003

Publisher: Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)

MF/4 is a key industry Model Form of Terms and Conditions of Engagement for use as home or overseas agreements for the provision of consultancy services by Engineering Consultants.

The Commentary gives users practical help and guidance on the clauses of the MF/4 Conditions  See more details below

Overview

MF/4 is a key industry Model Form of Terms and Conditions of Engagement for use as home or overseas agreements for the provision of consultancy services by Engineering Consultants.

The Commentary gives users practical help and guidance on the clauses of the MF/4 Conditions

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780863413278
Publisher:
Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
Publication date:
11/07/2003
Series:
IEE History of Technology, #32
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Preface
Abbreviations
1Communication among the ancients
2Semaphore signalling
3The development of electric telegraphy from c. 1750-1850
4Electric telegraphy - commercial and social considerations
5Submarine telegraphy
6The telephone
7Optical communications
8Images by wire, picture telegraphy (1843-c. 1900)
9Distant vision (c. 1800-1908)
10The early wireless pioneers
11Early experimental wireless telegraphy (1895-1898)
12Other wireless developments
13Maritime wireless telegraphy
14Point-to-point communications
15Television development, pre-1914
16The Great War years, 1914-1918
17The birth of sound broadcasting
18Some important developments in the 1920s
19The rise and fall of low definition television, c. 1920-c. 1930
20The birth of high definition television
21EMI and high definition television
22The emergence of new technologies
23Epilogue
Appendices
Bibliography
Index

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