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  • Published: New York : Doubleday, c2011.
  • Year Published: 2011
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Description: ix, 261 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9780385534383
  • 0385534388

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Hedy's folly : the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world

by Rhodes, Richard, 1937-

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Call number: 791.43 La

Available Copies: Downtown 3rd Floor, Malletts Adult, Pittsfield Adult, Traverwood Adult, West Adult

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Describes the lesser-known technological talents of actress Hedy Lamarr and the collaborative work with avant-garde composer George Antheil that eventually led to the development of spread-spectrum radio, cell phones, and GPS systems.

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