WORLD RADIO TV HANDBOOK This is a listener's bible listing stations around the
world on the broadcast shortwave bands, Mediumwave, and Longwave. There are also FM and
TV listings for non-North American stations. Loaded with schedules and valuable information
such as addresses for those who are looking for verifications from stations they hear and
GUIDE TO UTILITY STATIONS BY J. KLINGENFUSS This is the best
guide to the utility stations on the shortwave bands. It covers all types of signals from aero,
marine, military, diplomatic, time stations etc.
NATIONAL RADIO CLUB AM RADIO LOG BY NRC This is a complete guide by
frequency to all AM radio stations in Canada and the USA from 530 KHZ to 1600 KHZ.
Information on powers used, hours of operation, antenna, programming and addresses of all
stations listed. This is the AM radio DX'ers bible. Go to NRC for more info.
FM ATLAS AND STATION DIRECTORY BY BRUCE ELVING This is a
book that not only lists the FM band stations in Canada and the USA by frequency giving
information on powers used and format as well as call sign, but the atlas is most useful. Each state
or province has all stations mapped out to help you DX when the skip is in. The best FM book
EASY UP ANTENNAS FOR RADIO LISTENERS AND HAMS BY ED NOLL This is an
excellent book on antennas and shows you how to build antennas that work in the real world.
There is also included excellent construction tips, techniques and charts with measurements
already calculated for many types of simple antennas that will work well for you.
SHORTWAVE LISTENING GUIDE BOOK BY HARRY HELMS
This publication is a great book with sections on topics such as selecting and using a receiver and antennas. This book will give a new listener a good background on the hobby.
PIRATE RADIO BY ANDREW YODER
This book deals with all aspects of pirate radio. Included is background stories on pirate of yesterday as well as the more modern stations of today. Also included is a CD with features of many an historic broadcast.
SHORTWAVE RADIO LISTENING FOR BEGINNERS BY ANITA L McCORMICK
Here is an easy to follow informative book that will help you get started in the hobby and keep you going as you grow in it.
SHORTWAVE RECEIVERS PAST & PRESENT BY FRED OSTERMAN
This book is a guide to over 600 receivers that have been manufactured in the last 55 years. It has pictures, the frequencies covered, cicuitry, special features, performance, costs and other info on almost every shortwave radio you can think of.
THE DX'PEDITION HANDBOOK BY SHAWN AXELROD
This book deals with all aspects of going on a DX'pedition to hear those rare catches. All aspects are covered from site selection to setting up to what to pack and how to roll out and roll up those long long wires.
THE WTFDA TV STATION GUIDE
An excellent listing of TV stations in Canada the USA and Mexico. Go to WTFDA for more information.
JOE CARR'S RECEIVING ANTENNA HANDBOOK BY JOE CARR
This is a well written easy to read guide to building better antennas. If you are just getting started or like to experiment with antennas this is a great book to read.
THE COMPLETE SHORTWAVE LISTENER'S HANDBOOK BY ANDREW YODER
An excellent book with chapters on every topic in the hobby including AM FM Utility and Broadcast DX'ing. Good pictures and easy to follow.