My Inventions: The Autobiography of Nikola Tesla [NOOK Book]

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This book is based on the autobiographical articles written by Tesla and contains foreword by the editor/publisher.
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My Inventions: The Autobiography of Nikola Tesla

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Overview

This book is based on the autobiographical articles written by Tesla and contains foreword by the editor/publisher.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012356734
  • Publisher: Ancient Wisdom Publications
  • Publication date: 4/9/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 106
  • File size: 137 KB

Meet the Author

Nikola Tesla was an inventor, mechanical engineer, and electrical engineer. He was an important contributor to the birth of commercial electricity, and is best known for his many revolutionary developments in the field of electromagnetism in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Tesla's patents and theoretical work formed the basis of modern alternating current (AC) electric power systems, including the polyphase system of electrical distribution and the AC motor. This work helped usher in the Second Industrial Revolution.

Born an ethnic Serb in the village of Smiljan, in the Croatian Military Frontier of the Austrian Empire (modern-day Croatia), Tesla was a subject of the Austrian Empire by birth and later became an American citizen. Because of his 1894 demonstration of wireless communication through radio and as the eventual victor in the "War of Currents", he was widely respected as one of the greatest electrical engineers who worked in America.
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  • Posted August 25, 2011

    ... from the Electrical Experimenter

    The statement by 'anonymous' that this text is not the one from the ELECTRICAL EXPERIMENTER magazine is incorrect - it is. I have edited it and corrected a few typos, but the text is the correct one, as stated.

    6 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 23, 2014

    Awesome

    One of my favirote autobiograohy

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 3, 2014

    Wa enjoyable read of a great man s life.

    If you like science you will like this book.

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