Book ID: CBB001031327

Edison's Electric Light: The Art of Invention (2010)

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Friedel, Robert D. (Author)
Israel, Paul B. (Author)


Johns Hopkins University Press


Publication Date: 2010
Physical Details: x + 233 pp.; ill.; bibl.; index
Language: English

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Review Hintz, Eric (2011) Review of "Edison's Electric Light: The Art of Invention". Technology and Culture (p. 829). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Wills, Ian
Bektas, Yakup
Kidwell, Peggy Aldrich
Collins, Theresa M.
Gitelman, Lisa L.
Israel, Paul B.
Journals
British Journal for the History of Science
IEEE Annals of the History of Computing
Endeavour: Review of the Progress of Science
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
The Chemical Educator
Revue Économiques
Publishers
Bedford/St. Martin's
Crown Publishers
MIT Press
IEEE
Princeton University Press
Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
Concepts
Inventors and invention
Technology
Electricity; magnetism
Biographies
Telegraphs; telephones
Technological innovation
People
Edison, Thomas Alva
Tesla, Nikola
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese
Hopkins, William
Baldwin, Frank
Sprague, Frank J.
Time Periods
19th century
20th century, early
20th century
18th century
Places
United States
Europe
Germany
Massachusetts (U.S.)
Institutions
Menlo Park Laboratory
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