Hedy's Folly, 2012 Richard Rhodes
Hedy's Folly The Life and Breakthrough Inventions of Hedy Lamar, The Most Beautiful Woman in the World, 2012 by Richard Rhodes reveals the movie idol in a new Light.
- The most beautiful woman in the world: Easy to be, she said--"Stand still and look stupid."
- An inventor of importance in "spread-spectrum radio."
- Her inventions were a significant military help in World War II.
- Her movie star beauty once sold 25 millions in war bonds in two weeks.
This hard cover book is in large print: THINKteck TM. It is a particular publication with inexpensive paper.
It has 10 pages of black and white photographs, not glossy. Its condition is very good with clean pages, no marks (except on the front flyleaf from previous ownership) or tears and a strong binding. The dust jacket is near new.
It measures 5 1/2 inches by 8 1/2 inches by 1 inch and has 303 pages.