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I very much enjoyed this book. There was a some science about electricity that was well explained and some biographical information on Thomas Edison, George Westinghouse and... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Steve G
My husband loved this book. We had visited the Henry Ford and Thomas Edison homes in Fort Myers, FL, and he developed a great interest in this old feud over which electrical... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Elaine Ragon
A short book, but with many interesting anecdotes about Edison and Tesla. I give a presentation on the Battle of the Currents, and as I read books about it, I place small sticky... Read morePublished 10 months ago by J.C., Lyons CO
A brisk but informative history of electricity and the way we now use it. McNichol has a real touch. There is humor, and the macabre. But most of all, illumination...Published 11 months ago by SultanoSurf
Contains a lot of information about the personalities involved in the development of an electrical standard. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Kathleen Taylor
A good read. For those of us that work in industries where standards wars are still waged, this book provides an informative view into how similar battles were fought previously. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Christopher A Kane
A magnificent and well written book. Really does a great job of telling the story!Published 19 months ago by Verigam