The History of Electrical Engineering: Crash Course Engineering #4

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RESOURCES:
https://www.britannica.com/biography/William-Gilbert
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/gilbert_william.shtml
http://www.sparkmuseum.com/BOOK_GRAY.HTM
http://people.seas.harvard.edu/~jones/es154/lectures/lecture_2/lecture_2.html
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Claude-Chappe
http://people.seas.harvard.edu/~jones/cscie129/papers/Early_History_of_Data_Networks/Chapter_2.pdf
https://www.britannica.com/biography/William-Fothergill-Cooke
http://ethw.org/William_Fothergill_Cooke
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/connecting-britain/first-electric-telegraph/
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/first-transatlantic-telegraph-cable-completed
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Samuel-F-B-Morse
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Alexander-Graham-Bell
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Heinrich-Hertz
https://www.livescience.com/45641-science-of-world-war-i-communications.html
https://definitions.uslegal.com/r/radio-act-of-1912/
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Sir-Humphry-Davy-Baronet
https://www.britannica.com/biography/Zenobe-Theophile-Gramme
http://www.history.com/topics/inventions/thomas-edison
http://www.history.com/news/ask-history/what-was-the-war-of-the-currents
http://www.computerhistory.org/fellowawards/hall/marcian-hoff/
http://www.pbs.org/transistor/album1/addlbios/hoff.html
http://www.intel4004.com/
https://www.wired.com/2009/12/1223shockley-bardeen-brattain-transistor/
https://www.history.com/topics/inventions/invention-of-the-pc

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