American Telephone and Telegraph Company THE BELL SYSTEM TECHNICAL JOURNAL, Volume XLII, Number 4, July, 1963: THE TELSTAR EXPERIMENT
(New York, N.Y.): American Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1963. First edition, first printing: Number 4, Parts I, II, and III. Three volumes. Hardcover. Offsetting to front cover of Part I, rear of Part III, else fine, unread copies, three perfect-bound trade paperbacks; housed in a mildly worn and nicked paper-over-boards slipcase with a sticker scar to one side. Many figures, diagrams, fold-out charts.
Massive collection of papers describing in depth the satellite and ground systems in place for the pioneering Telstar system of satellite communcation. Total pages of all three volumes: 1,940, including index.