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1865 Paris: The Birth of the Union Free UK delivery on 1865 Paris: The Birth of the Union

1865 Paris: The Birth of the Union


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On 17 May 1865, after two-and-a-half months of negotiations, the first real International Telegraph Convention was signed in Paris by its 20 founding members, thus creating the International Telegraph Union (predecessor of ITU). This first international convention provided a framework to standardize telegraphy equipment, set uniform operating instructions and laid down common international tariff and accounting rules. This publication describes the environment that led to the founding of ITU in 1865 a fascinating look at the world of communications technologies 150 years many of the challenges that led to its creation remain today 
ISBN
9789261156817
Published by
International Telecommunications Union
Publication Date
2015
Publisher's Ref
39914
Format
Paperback
Extent
94 pages
Language
English
Approx Weight
0.29 kg
HS Code
490199