PrefaceChapter 1: The BasicsChapter 2: Passive ComponentsChapter 3: Opamps and Their PropertiesChapter 4: Preamp ArchitectureChapter 5: Moving-Magnet Inputs: Phono Amp ArchitectureChapter 6: Signals from Vinyl: Levels and LimitationsChapter 7: RIAA EqualisationChapter 8: Archival & Non-Standard EqualisationChapter 9: Moving-Magnet Inputs: Noise and DistortionChapter 10: Moving-Magnet Inputs: Discrete CircuitryChapter 11: Moving-Coil Head AmplifiersChapter 12: Subsonic FilteringChapter 13: Ultrasonic and Scratch FilteringChapter 14: Line OutputsChapter 15: Level IndicationChapter 16: Power SuppliesChapter 17: Moving-Magnet Inputs: Practical Designs
Appendix 1: Component Series E3-E96
Appendix 2: Phono Amplifier Articles in Linear Audio
Douglas Self studied engineering at Cambridge University, then psychoacoustics at Sussex University. He has spent many years working at the top level of design in both the professional audio and hi-fi industries, and has taken out a number of patents in the field of audio technology. He currently acts as a consultant engineer in the field of audio design.