TITLE

Conversation Tube

AUTHOR(S)
Kravetz, Robert E.
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb2004, Vol. 99 Issue 2, p194
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the conversation tube, an auditory instruments which became popular in the late 18th century. Physical description of the device; Materials used to make a conversation tube; Significance of conversation tube on the development of modern day hearing aids.
ACCESSION #
14816718

 

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