The Museum of Broadcast Communications

Encyclopedia of Television

Horace Newcomb, PhD, Editor

“The most definitive resource on the history of television worldwide.”
– Library Journal

With more than 1,000 original essays, the Encyclopedia of Television examines specific programs and people, historic moments and trends, major policy disputes, and topics such as...

  • Networks
  • Programs
  • Personalities
  • Trends
  • Policy Disputes
  • Genres
  • Themes
  • Subjects

Photos, original sources and bibliographic information.

More than 250 contributors from leading media scholars around the world.

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