Category Archives: Books

Update: WRTH 2015 via Amazon

Last month we mentioned that Amazon had erroneously listed WRTH 2015 as a title that had “not yet been released.” I’ve just received word from the publisher of WRTH that this has been fixed on Amazon’s site, but those of … Continue reading

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WRTH B14 Schedule Updates

(Source: WRTH) Updates to the B14 schedules published in the 2015 edition of WRTH are now available to download, for free, from www.wrth.com. You will need a program capable of displaying PDF files to view these updates. We hope you … Continue reading

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WRTH 2015 available on Amazon.com

The publishers of the Wold Radio TV Handbook sent the following message to me regarding availability of WRTH 2015 on Amazon.com: “WRTH 2015 is now available on Amazon.com, despite the first page listing it as “This title has not yet been … Continue reading

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WRTH 2015: A look inside

I received my copy of the 2015 World Radio and TV Handbook (WRTH) directly from the publisher last week. As many SWLing Post readers know, I always look forward to receiving this staple radio reference guide each year. While other reference … Continue reading

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Shortwave Receivers, Past & Present: a book for every radio enthusiast

Last month, I received an unexpected–and most welcome–package: a copy of Fred Osterman’s Shortwave Receivers Past & Present, now in its fourth edition. My copy was a signed version, sent to those who contributed to the volume. Although my contributions to this … Continue reading

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WRTH 2015 to ship in December

Sean Gilbert, WRTH International Editor, just posted the following information on the WRTH Facebook group: “WRTH 2015 will be published, as usual, in early December. This will be the 69th Annual edition! Even though both International and Domestic SW is declining … Continue reading

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Now shipping: Shortwave Receivers Past & Present

My buddy, Dave (N9EWO), writes: Yes, it has finally hit the store shelves. Universal Radio received shipment of the (long awaited) updated publication this morning. “Shortwave Receivers Past & Present, Communications Receivers , 1942-2013” 4th edition It can be ordered … Continue reading

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