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The Resource Tesla : inventor of the modern, Richard Munson

Tesla : inventor of the modern, Richard Munson

Label
Tesla : inventor of the modern
Title
Tesla
Title remainder
inventor of the modern
Statement of responsibility
Richard Munson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Nikola Tesla invented the radio, robots, and remote control. His electric induction motors run our appliances and factories, yet he has been largely overlooked by history. In [this book, the author] presents a comprehensive portrait of this farsighted and underappreciated mastermind"--Amazon.com
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Munson, Richard
Illustrations
plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tesla, Nikola
  • Electrical engineers
  • Inventors
  • Electrical engineering
  • Biography
Label
Tesla : inventor of the modern, Richard Munson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Everywhere is energy -- Born between today and tomorrow -- A glorious dream -- Reverberation of Heaven's artillery -- A whirling field of force -- As revolutionary as gunpowder was to warfare -- Order of the flaming sword -- Divine organ of sight -- Earthquakes and friends -- Fire and robots -- Like a god controlling nature's power -- Sheer audacity -- Too much of a poet and visionary -- So far ahead of his time -- Epilogue: Boldness of ignorance -- Appendix: The marvel of electricity
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
306 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393635447
Lccn
2017055596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1005117986
  • (OCoLC)on1005117986
  • 956789
Label
Tesla : inventor of the modern, Richard Munson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Everywhere is energy -- Born between today and tomorrow -- A glorious dream -- Reverberation of Heaven's artillery -- A whirling field of force -- As revolutionary as gunpowder was to warfare -- Order of the flaming sword -- Divine organ of sight -- Earthquakes and friends -- Fire and robots -- Like a god controlling nature's power -- Sheer audacity -- Too much of a poet and visionary -- So far ahead of his time -- Epilogue: Boldness of ignorance -- Appendix: The marvel of electricity
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
306 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393635447
Lccn
2017055596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1005117986
  • (OCoLC)on1005117986
  • 956789

Library Locations

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