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The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla (Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions)
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The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla (Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions)

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by Nikola Tesla
 

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The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla is the definitive record of the pioneering work of one of the modern world's most groundbreaking inventors. During the early twentieth century, Tesla blazed the trail that electrical technology followed for decades afterward. Although he pioneered inventions like alternating

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The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla is the definitive record of the pioneering work of one of the modern world's most groundbreaking inventors. During the early twentieth century, Tesla blazed the trail that electrical technology followed for decades afterward. Although he pioneered inventions like alternating current (AC), radio, wireless transmission. and X-rays, and worked with innovators like George Westinghouse and Thomas Edison, the once celebrated Tesla was later largely forgotten by history. 
 
This beautiful Barnes & Noble's Collectible Edition brings together many of the findings and theories that made this genius famous (and to some, infamous), showing not only the scope of Nikola Tesla's theories and inventions, but allowing contemporary readers to experience the visionary range of his thinking. In addition to its many detailed reproductions of Tesla's patents and inventions, this highly collectible book includes dozens of thought-provoking lectures and articles.
 
The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla affords a rare glimpse of a true genius at work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435149113
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
06/17/2014
Series:
Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions Series
Pages:
512
Sales rank:
345
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.70(d)

Meet the Author

Nikola Tesla was born in Croatia in 1856. He emigrated to the United States in 1884 and worked for a short time for Thomas Edison. A pioneer in the field of high-tension electricity, Tesla made many discoveries and inventions of lasting value to the development of radio transmission and electricity, one of the most famous of which was the power system at Niagara Falls. He died in 1943.

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The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Beautiful book, well written with many fantastic illustrations. Beautiful binding complete with page keeper. Fascinating book on a fascinating man.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
love it
lynndy More than 1 year ago
It surprised me that they were that far advanced as they were.
JoshGarcia More than 1 year ago
An exceptioanl book!
ToddToups1 More than 1 year ago
A must have ! 
lOOk-bOOk More than 1 year ago
Great Book !!!