'Kamm and Baird, the latter the inventor's son, paint a strikingly clear portrait of the inventor who started it all.' -- Russell A Potter, The Historical Journal of Film, Radio and Television (US) 04
'The authors make technology and personal life walk hand-in-hand and his unconventionality is discussed candidly.' -- The Engineer, 13 September, 02
'This book is full of surprises. It is a good book, no doubt about that.' -- Sunday Herald, August, 02
'a carefully researched and informative account of the man behind the inventions. Makes good use of family archives.' -- British Journal for the History of Science, June 04
'when people wish to look up his life and achievements it will be to this remarkable book they turn first.' -- Michael Bennet-Levy, BVWS Bulletin, winter 2002
About the Author
Antony Kamm is a writer and former Lecturer in Publishing Studies.Dr Malcolm Baird, son of John Logie Baird, is a former chairman of the Chemical Engineering department, McMaster University, Ontario.