WorldCat Identities

Sarnoff, David 1891-1971

Overview
Works: 307 works in 498 publications in 3 languages and 10,607 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Prophecies  Television press conferences  Television news programs  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Interviews  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker, Commentator, Performer
Classifications: TK6548.U6, 621.3840973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Sarnoff
The fabulous future: America in 1980 by David Sarnoff( Book )

12 editions published between 1955 and 1971 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The indispensable man; the story of Thomas Alva Edison's life and inventive genius seen in 130 photographs by George E Probst( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A record of the formal installation of the bust of Thomas Alva Edison into the Hall of Fame at New York University, June 4
Edison, 1847-1931 by David Sarnoff( Book )

4 editions published in 1948 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pioneering in television, prophecy and fulfillment by David Sarnoff( Book )

6 editions published between 1945 and 1956 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program for a political offensive against world communism; a memorandum by David Sarnoff( Book )

5 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Network broadcasting by David Sarnoff( Book )

7 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press, RCA chairman David Sarnoff discusses the Voice of America radio broadcasts and foreign policy
The story of television( Visual )

4 editions published between 1956 and 1985 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the history of the medium of television from the 1930s to 1956. Gives a non-technical lesson about how television worked in the 1950s. Includes unusual footage of NBC's experimental station W2XBS in the 1930s; scenes of the first "telecast," President Roosevelt at the 1939 World's Fair; post-war TV production advances; and the coming of color TV. Includes a conversation between General David Sarnoff (head of RCA) and Dr. Vladimir Zworykin ("the father of television")
Pioneering in television : prophecy and fulfillment : excerpts from speeches and statements by David Sarnoff( Book )

3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress in electronics by David Sarnoff( Book )

5 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communications and the law by David Sarnoff( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science for life or death by David Sarnoff( Book )

4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man and space. Commencement address at Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, May 27, 1962 by David Sarnoff( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opportunities in radio and electronics for returning service men by David Sarnoff( Book )

3 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and peace by David Sarnoff( Book )

4 editions published between 1945 and 1946 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communications, a look ahead : [an address ... at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C., June 28, 1961] by David Sarnoff( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
David Sarnoff americký podnikatel a průkopník rozhlasu a televize běloruského židovského původu

David Sarnoff Amerikaans ondernemer

David Sarnoff entrepreneur américain

David Sarnoff imprenditore statunitense

David Sarnoff US-amerikanischer Rundfunkpionier

Sarnoff, David

Sarnoff, David 1891-

Sarnoŭ, David.

Δαβίδ Σαρνόφ

Давид Абрамович Сарнов американский связист и бизнесмен

Давід Сарноў

Сарнов, Давид

דוד סארנוף

דוד סארנוף יזם ואיש עסקים אמריקאי, חלוץ בתחומי שידור רדיו וטלוויזיה בארצות הברית

데이비드 사르노프

サーノフ, デービット

デイヴィド・サーノフ

大衛·沙諾夫

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The Farnsworth inventionThe last lone inventor : a tale of genius, deceit, and the birth of television