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See also Sound and Phonograph.

W. E. Butterworth. Hi-Fi: From Edison's Phonograph to Quadraphonic Sound. Four Winds Press. 1977. 262pp.

Michael Chanan. Repeated Takes: A Short History of Recording and Its Effects on Music. Verso. 1995. 204pp.

Mark Coleman. Playback: From the Victrola to MP3, 100 Years of Music, Machines, and Money. Da Capo Press. 2005. 249pp.

Douglas Kahn. Noise, Water, Meat: A History of Sound in the Arts. MIT Press. 1999. 455pp.

Mark Katz. Capturing Sound: How Technology Has Changed Music. University of California Press. 2004. 276pp.

A. J. Millard. America on Record: A History of Recorded Sound. Cambridge University Press. 1995. 413pp.

David Morton. Off the Record: The Technology and Culture of Sound Recording in America. Rutgers University Press. 2000. 221pp.

David L. Morton, Jr.. Sound Recording: The Life Story of a Technology. JHU Press. 2006. 215pp.

Gianluca Sergi. The Dolby Era: Film Sound in Contemporary Hollywood. Manchester University Press. 2004. 209pp.

Jonathan Sterne. The Audible Past: Cultural Origins of Sound Reproduction. Duke University Press. 2003. 450pp.

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