Sounds of Change: A History of FM Broadcasting in America / Edition 1

Sounds of Change: A History of FM Broadcasting in America / Edition 1

by Christopher H. Sterling, Michael C. Keith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807858889

ISBN-13: 9780807858882

Pub. Date: 07/15/2008

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

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Sounds of Change: A History of FM Broadcasting in America

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ISBN-13:
9780807858882
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
07/15/2008
Edition description:
1
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Lynn Christian Christian, Lynn Bill Siemering Siemering, Bill

Introduction FM in Radio's History 1

1 Creating a New System (Before 1941) 13

2 War and Evolution (1941-1945) 37

3 The Dismal Years (1945-1957) 67

4 Turnaround (1958-1965) 101

5 A Sound Alternative (1966-1980) 127

6 Dominance: FM Is Radio (1980-1995) 155

7 Clouds in the Air (Since 1995) 177

Epilogue: Defining the Context of FM 209

App. A AM, FM, and HD Radio Technology 225

App. B FM Historical Statistics, 1945-2005 234

App. C Changing FM National Coverage, 1949-2005 242

Notes 247

Selected Bibliography 289

Index 299

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