Telephony 1903 Manual Design Construction Aerial Lines Telephone Poles by Arthur Vaughan Abbott


Title: Telephony: A Manual of the Design, Construction, and Operation of Telephone Exchanges in Six Parts (Part IV. The Construction of Aerial Lines)

Author: Arthur Vaughan Abbott

Description: Part IV only. Beige cloth boards. Boards worn and generally soiled. Binding is intact. Previous owners' names on front paste-down; interior is generally clean. 36 tables and 140 illustrations. Index. xiv, 263 pp.

Contents: Introduction; The Loaded Line; Routes and Rights of Way; Poles; Stresses and the Strength of Poles; Wire Supports and Wire; Distribution; The Cost of Aerial Lines; Disturbances on Telephone Lines; Specification for the Construction of Aerial Lines.

Telephony was originally published in Six Parts between 1903 and 1905.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fair
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: McGraw Publishing Company
Place: New York
Year: 1903

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: telephones, communications, history, telephony, urban infrastructure, 19th century technology,

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