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Fred Terman at Stanford
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@fmct:Contents @toc4:Foreword iii Preface iii @toc2:Introduction 000 Chapter 1: California Boy, 19001924 000 Chapter 2: The Stanford Professor, 19251937 000 Chapter 3: Building Radio and Electronics, 19371941 000 Chapter 4: The Radio War, 19411946 000 Chapter 5: Jump Starting Engineering at Stanford, 19421949 000 Chapter 6: From Building a Discipline to Building a University, 19491959 000 Chapter 7: Raising Steeples at Stanford, 19581965 000 Chapter 8: "If I had my life to live over again, I would play the same record," 19651982 000 Epilogue 000 @toc4:Appendix 1 Terman"s salary, 19251965 Appendix 2 Patents, 19301947 Appendix 3 Ham Radio Operators at RRL Appendix 4 Stanford in the rankings, 19561965 Notes 000 Bibliography 000 Photographs appear after page xxx Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Terman, Frederick Emmons, 1900-1982, Radio engineers California Stanford Biography, Stanford University, Dept, of Electrical Engineering

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C. Stewart Gillmor is Professor of History and Science at Wesleyan University.

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"Stewart Gillmor has chronicled a grand saga, illuminating how Fred Terman - pragmatic engineer, inspiring teacher, visionary academic administrator - catalyzed the extraordinary rise of Stanford to the top rank of universities, and its symbiotic creation of far-reaching economic and social capital. This fine book, comprehensive and acutely insightful, documents the transforming power of intellectual leadership." - Dudley Herschbach,Harvard University, Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1986 "This is more than the biography of an important contributor to the development of Stanford and "Silicon Valley"; it is a well-researched and detailed account of the development and maturation of one of the world's great universities." - Gordon Moore,Co-Founder, Intel Corp.

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