WRTH-2016 World Radio Television Handbook, The Directory of Global Anniversary, 70th Anniversary Edition
The famous "WRTH" has been respected for seven decades as the definitive source of broadcast radio information. With the help of an international network of contributors, this invaluable annual provides the latest information on mediumwave, shortwave, and FM broadcasts and broadcasters.
You also get propagation predictions and maps. Country-by-country lists of services and broadcasters, winter shortwave frequencies, an expanded clandestine section, and international and domestic broadcasts by frequency and language, television broadcasters, broadcaster abbreviations, DX club information, Internet resources — all this and much more has been packed into this remarkable one-volume resource.
This is the 70th edition of World Radio TV Handbook and this great directory continues to
offer the most comprehensive guide to broadcasting on the planet. With the help of our
international network of contributors we again provide the most up-to-date information on
mediumwave, shortwave and FM broadcasts and broadcasters available in any publication.
WRTH 2016 Features:
Articles: on topics of great interest to professionals, listeners and dxers alike including 70th
anniversary articles on The History of WRTH and 70 years of Receivers. There are also
articles on The Future of Shortwave, 95 years of UK MW & LW Broadcasting, Radio in
Timor-Leste and A Guide to SDR.
Reviews: of the latest receivers and equipment.
Maps: fully updated showing global SW transmitter sites.
“World Radio TV Handbook consistently sets the radio hobby standards. It
remains the best, most authoritative and comprehensive radio reference book in
the world; one that should be in every hobbyist listening post or radio room.
Quite simply, it is the ultimate guide - one not to be missed” – Gayle Van Horn,
- Features – Colour pages giving articles, radio reviews, propagation predictions, and colour
- National Radio – The world’s national radio services, and the broadcasters, listed by country
- International Radio – Full broadcaster details and the winter SW frequencies as supplied by
the broadcasters together with an expanded Clandestine section
- Frequency Lists MW frequency lists by region; international and domestic SW broadcasts by
frequency; international broadcasts in English, French, German, Portuguese and Spanish by
UTC; DRM broadcasts
- Television – Details of the broadcasters arranged alphabetically by country
- Reference – International and Domestic SW Transmitter sites, Standard Time and Frequency
Transmissions, DX Club information, Internet resources and other essential information
WRTH’s claim to be the World’s most comprehensive and up-to-date guide to
broadcasting is indeed more than justified. At Radio Netherlands Worldwide, we
couldn’t be without it. If you like listening to radio broadcasts from abroad,
neither can you – Radio Netherlands Media Network review
First time readers, both myself and brother, were amazed at the wealth of
knowledge and information in the WRTH – Chris Harwood, USA