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John Logie Baird

Inventor (13-Aug-1888 — 14-Jun-1946)


Antony Kamm and Malcolm Baird. John Logie Baird: A Life. Edinburgh: National Museum of Scotland Publications. 2002. 465pp.

John Logie Baird. Sermons, Soap and Television. Croydon: Royal Television Society. 1941. 147pp.

John Logie Baird. Television and Me: The Memoirs of John Logie Baird. Edinburgh: Mercat Press. 2004. 148pp.

Russell W. Burns. John Logie Baird. London: Institution of Electrical Engineers. 2000. 417pp.

Tom McArthur; Peter Waddell. The Secret Life of John Logie Baird (a.k.a. Vision Warrior, a.k.a. Man of Vision). London: Hutchinson. 1986. 274pp.

Donald F. McLean. Restoring Baird's Image. London: Institution of Electrical Engineers. 2000. 295pp.

John Rowland. The Television Man: The Story of John Logie Baird. New York: Roy Publishers. 1967. 143pp.

Ronald Frank Tiltman. Baird of Television: The Life Story of John Logie Baird. London: Seeley, Service & Co.. 1933. 219pp.


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  6. Legends in Their Own Time (p.15)

  7. A Dictionary of 20th Century World Biography (Oxford) (p.33)

  8. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.36)

  9. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.135)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.35)

  11. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.29)

  12. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.38)

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