Edison

Author: Matthew Josephson
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 9780471548065
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Depicts Edison as a pivotal figure in America's economic and industrial revolution success and at the same time as a human being, including his exploitative and, at times, crude qualities.

The Age Of Edison

Author: Ernest Freeberg
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101605472
Size: 13.37 MB
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In The Age of Edison, award-winning author and historian Ernest Freeberg weaves a narrative that reaches from Coney Island and Broadway to the tiniest towns of rural America, tracing the progress of electric light through the reactions of ...

The Story Of Thomas A Edison

Author: Inez Nellie Canfield McFee
Publisher: Palala Press
ISBN: 9781358455926
Size: 41.70 MB
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

Edison

Author: Frank Lewis Dyer
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1775418456
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>I< THOMAS ALVA EDISON was born at Milan Ohio, February 11, 1847 . The
State that rivals Virginia as a "Mother of Presidents" has evidently other titles to
distinction of the same nature. For picturesque detail it would not be easy to find
any ...

Edison

Author: Ronald Clark
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1448210275
Size: 67.29 MB
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In Edison: The Man Who Made The Future, first published in 1977, Ronald Clark describes the inventors early untutored upbringing, his struggles in the industrial jungle which grew up in the aftermath of the American Civil War, and his vital ...

The Big Switch Rewiring The World From Edison To Google

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393067873
Size: 46.84 MB
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In a new chapter for this edition that brings the story up-to-date, Nicholas Carr revisits the dramatic new world being conjured from the circuits of the “World Wide Computer.”

Empires Of Light

Author: Jill Jonnes
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781588360007
Size: 65.85 MB
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Empires of Light is the gripping history of electricity, the “mysterious fluid,” and how the fateful collision of Edison, Tesla, and Westinghouse left the world utterly transformed. From the Hardcover edition.

Edison S Electric Light

Author: Robert Friedel
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801899447
Size: 67.63 MB
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Revised and updated from the original 1986 edition, this definitive study of the most famous invention of America's most famous inventor is completely keyed to the printed and electronic versions of the Edison Papers, inviting the reader to ...

Edison

Author: Neil Baldwin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226035710
Size: 79.33 MB
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