Empires Of Light

Author: Jill Jonnes
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781588360007
Size: 65.73 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.

Empires Of Light

Author: Jill Jonnes
Publisher: Random House Incorporated
ISBN: 0375758844
Size: 74.33 MB
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A riveting chronicle of scientific history recounts the race among three great titans of the Gilded Age--inventor Thomas Alva Edison, creator of the incandescent light bulb; eccentric genius Nikola Tesla; and George Westinghouse, a tough ...

Empires Of Light

Author: Jill Jonnes
Publisher: Singapore Books
ISBN:
Size: 74.34 MB
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A riveting chronicle of scientific history recounts the race among three great titans of the Gilded Age--inventor Thomas Alva Edison, creator of the incandescent light bulb; eccentric genius Nikola Tesla; and George Westinghouse, a tough ...

The Last Days Of Night

Author: Graham Moore
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0812988914
Size: 35.27 MB
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. . Takes place against a backdrop rich with period detail . . . Works wonderfully as an entertainment . . . As it charges forward, the novel leaves no dot unconnected.”—Noah Hawley, The New York Times Book Review

Empires Of Moth

Author: Daniel Arenson
Publisher: Moonclipse
ISBN: 1927601177
Size: 66.15 MB
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And they came to kill. We are the children of never-ending night. We are the dwellers of shadow. In the light of our enemy, we are dying. We were born in darkness. We must cast out the light. This is our story.

Empires Of Food

Author: Andrew Rimas
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439110133
Size: 18.49 MB
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Empires of Food brilliantly recounts the history of cyclic consumption, but it is also the story of the future; of, for example, how a shrimp boat hauling up an empty net in the Mekong Delta could spark a riot in the Caribbean.

Empires Of The Sea

Author: Roger Crowley
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571250807
Size: 80.90 MB
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This was the opening shot in an epic struggle between rival empires and faiths, and the ensuing battle for control of the Mediterranean would last sixty years. Empires of the Sea tells the story of this great contest.

Empires Of Light

Author: Chris Vuille
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
ISBN: 9781480245044
Size: 56.57 MB
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In the mounting chaos, no one can be trusted, not even Val's lover, who has sworn to claim highest victory in the Labyrinth and will stop at nothing to achieve it. Part One of EMPIRES OF LIGHT. "A masterpiece!

Empires Of The Word

Author: Nicholas Ostler
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062047353
Size: 50.42 MB
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Nicholas Ostler's Empires of the Word is the first history of the world's great tongues, gloriously celebrating the wonder of words that binds communities together and makes possible both the living of a common history and the telling of it ...

Empires Of The Sand

Author: Efraim Karsh
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674005419
Size: 11.25 MB
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The authors "show how the Hashemites played a decisive role in shaping present Middle Eastern boundaries and in hastening the collapse of Ottoman rule."--Jacket.