McGraw-Hill Book Co, NY 1937, stated first edition; 438 pages, index, diagrams, some photographs.
Condition: Very Good, black/dark blue textured cloth hardcover, title in gilt on spine, a bit dulled, textblock edges a bit darkened, slight spine lean. The binding is sound and secure, pages clean, unmarked.
Categories: 1950's computers and computing, Databooks, Handbooks, Manuals, General microcomputer and Misc. manufacturers, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Hardware, Technical Journals, Proceedings, Conferences, Miscellaneous
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Item DescriptionIncludes, introduction -- two-element vacuum tubes, three element, four and five element vacuum tubes; gas-filled tubes; mercury-arc rectifiers; photoelectric cells;
Electronic Emission -- thermionic emission, oxide-coated cathodes; thoriated-tungsten cathoes, carbonization of thoriated filiaments; photoelectric emission; evacuation of vacuum tubes, getter;
Diodes -- Rectifier Action -- High-Vacuum Diodes; Tungar rectifiers; Phanotrons; Cold-cathode rectifiers; Mercury-arc rectifiers, more
Triodes -- CLass A Amplification; Triodes - Relay action -- high-vacuum tubes; Gas-filled tubes;
Triodes -- Class B and C Amplification; Triodes -- Oscillators -- high-vacuum tubes, grid-condenser design; MORE
Modulation and Demodulation; Multielement Tubes; Photosensitive Tubes; Special types of tubes; more.