Chapter 1

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THE FASCINATION OF RADIO

  • Exploring the shortwave bands
  • Growing up in the Morse code era
  • The joy of building it yourself
  • A brief history of radio communication

Henry, Maxwell, Hertz, Tesla, and Marconi.
Fessenden, Edison, Flemming, DeForest and Armstrong
The sinking of the RMS Republic and the birth of ham radio

  • Ham radio in the last 80 years
  • Becoming a radio amateur

 

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