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The Resource Wizard : the life and times of Nikola Tesla : biography of a genius, Marc J. Seifer

Wizard : the life and times of Nikola Tesla : biography of a genius, Marc J. Seifer

Label
Wizard : the life and times of Nikola Tesla : biography of a genius
Title
Wizard
Title remainder
the life and times of Nikola Tesla : biography of a genius
Statement of responsibility
Marc J. Seifer
Title variation
Biography of a genius
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the Croatian immigrant who "has been called the patron saint of electricity."
Summary
Original material and recently acquired documents form the foundation of a biography of the man who served as an inspiration for modern electrical inventions
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
255027
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seifer, Marc J
Dewey number
  • 621.3/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
TK140.T4
LC item number
S65 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tesla, Nikola
  • Tesla, Nikola
  • Electrical engineers
  • Inventors
  • Electrical engineers
  • Inventors
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and times of Nikola Tesla : biography of a genius
Label
Wizard : the life and times of Nikola Tesla : biography of a genius, Marc J. Seifer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Birch Lane Press book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 477-485) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Heritage -- Childhood (1856-74) -- College years (1875-82) -- Tesla meets the Wizard of Menlo Park (1882-85) -- Liberty Street (1886-88) -- Induction at Pittsburgh (1889) -- Bogus inventors (1889-90) -- South Fifth Avenue (1890-91) -- Revising the past (1891) -- The Royal Societey (1892) -- Father of the wireless (1893) -- Electric sorcerer (1893) -- The Filipovs (1894) -- Niagara power (1894) -- Effulgent glory (1894) -- Fire at the lab (1895) -- Martian fever (1895-96) -- High society (1894-97) -- Shadowgraphs (1896) -- Falls speech (1897) -- Luminaries (1896-98) -- Socerer's apprentice (1896-97) -- Vril power (1898) -- Waldorf-Astoria (1898) -- Colorado Springs (1899) -- Contact (1899) -- Thor's emissary (1899) -- The hero's return (1900) -- The house of Morgan (1901) -- World Telegraphy Center (1901) -- Clash of the Titans (1901) -- The passing of the torch (1902) -- Wardenclyffe (1902-1903) -- The web (1903-1904) -- Dissolution (1904-1906) -- The child of his dreams (1907-1908) -- Bladeless turbines (1909-10) -- The Hammond connection (1909-13) -- J.P. Morgan Jr. (1912-14) -- Fifth column (1914-16) -- The invisible audience (1915-21) -- Transmutation (1918-21) -- The Roaring Twenties (1918-27) -- Faster than the speed of light (1927-40) -- Living on credit (1925-40) -- Loose ends (1931-43) -- The FBI and the Tesla papers (1943-56) -- The Wizard's legacy -- Appendix: The magnifying transmitter : a technical discussion
Control code
ocm33865102
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 542 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781559723299
Lccn
95049919
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)33865102
Label
Wizard : the life and times of Nikola Tesla : biography of a genius, Marc J. Seifer
Publication
Note
"A Birch Lane Press book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 477-485) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Heritage -- Childhood (1856-74) -- College years (1875-82) -- Tesla meets the Wizard of Menlo Park (1882-85) -- Liberty Street (1886-88) -- Induction at Pittsburgh (1889) -- Bogus inventors (1889-90) -- South Fifth Avenue (1890-91) -- Revising the past (1891) -- The Royal Societey (1892) -- Father of the wireless (1893) -- Electric sorcerer (1893) -- The Filipovs (1894) -- Niagara power (1894) -- Effulgent glory (1894) -- Fire at the lab (1895) -- Martian fever (1895-96) -- High society (1894-97) -- Shadowgraphs (1896) -- Falls speech (1897) -- Luminaries (1896-98) -- Socerer's apprentice (1896-97) -- Vril power (1898) -- Waldorf-Astoria (1898) -- Colorado Springs (1899) -- Contact (1899) -- Thor's emissary (1899) -- The hero's return (1900) -- The house of Morgan (1901) -- World Telegraphy Center (1901) -- Clash of the Titans (1901) -- The passing of the torch (1902) -- Wardenclyffe (1902-1903) -- The web (1903-1904) -- Dissolution (1904-1906) -- The child of his dreams (1907-1908) -- Bladeless turbines (1909-10) -- The Hammond connection (1909-13) -- J.P. Morgan Jr. (1912-14) -- Fifth column (1914-16) -- The invisible audience (1915-21) -- Transmutation (1918-21) -- The Roaring Twenties (1918-27) -- Faster than the speed of light (1927-40) -- Living on credit (1925-40) -- Loose ends (1931-43) -- The FBI and the Tesla papers (1943-56) -- The Wizard's legacy -- Appendix: The magnifying transmitter : a technical discussion
Control code
ocm33865102
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 542 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781559723299
Lccn
95049919
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)33865102

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