With access to the Zenith corporate archives, the authors present engrossing stories of the development and use of Trans-Oceanic radios throughout its forty-year life. They present a wealth of photos, documents and information concerning the radios, their collection, preservation and restoration.The first Zenith Trans-Oceanic portable radio was built specifically for Commander Eugene F. McDonald, Jr., President of ... Radio Corporation, his dynamic merchandising strategies, his inventions and innovations, his role as explorer and his role as ... At the age of 12, the younger McDonald received his first exposure to electricity as a doorbell installera#39;s helper. ... endeavors.12 In 1912, McDonald made automotive history when he organi finance company to sell Ford automobiles onanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Zenith Trans-Oceanic|
|Author||:||John H. Bryant, Harold N. Cones|
|Publisher||:||Schiffer Pub Limited - 1995|