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Hedy's folly: The Life and Breakthrough Inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the Most Beautiful Woman in the World

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9780385534390
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Grouping Author rhodes richard
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display_description 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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subject_facet Actresses -- United States -- Biography, Lamarr, Hedy, -- 1913-2000, Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography, Spread spectrum communications
title_display Hedy's folly : the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world
title_full Hedy's Folly The Life and Breakthrough Inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the Most Beautiful Woman in the World, Hedy's folly : the life and breakthrough inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the most beautiful woman in the world / Richard Rhodes
title_short Hedy's folly :
title_sub The Life and Breakthrough Inventions of Hedy Lamarr, the Most Beautiful Woman in the World
topic_facet Actresses, Biography & Autobiography, Lamarr, Hedy, Motion picture actors and actresses, Nonfiction, Performing Arts, Spread spectrum communications