Watching TV

Watching TV

Six Decades of American Television

Book - 2003
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Watching TV remains the only book about television to go beyond mere alphabetical listings and limited reminiscences about the medium's most popular programs. Harry Castleman and Walter J. Podrazik present a sweeping season-by-season survey capturing the essence of television from its inception to the present. anecdotes and the complicated network strategies that have made television a multi-billion-dollar industry. By presenting every prime-time schedule season by season, from the fall of 1944, Watching TV provides a fascinating reading of how the personalities, popular shows and coverage of key event shave evolved during the past six decades. photographs, Watching TV is a valuable history of American television, now updated to include the most recent programming and industry developments.
Published: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2003.
Edition: 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9780815629887
Branch Call Number: R791.4309 CAS 2ND ED.
Characteristics: x, 469 p. :,ill. ;,28 cm.
Additional Contributors: Podrazik, Walter J.
Alternative Title: Watching television


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