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Lightning in His Hand: The Life Story of Nikola Tesla, Hunt, Inez; Draper, Wanetta W.
Author Name:    Hunt, Inez; Draper, Wanetta W.

Title:   Lightning in His Hand: The Life Story of Nikola Tesla

Binding:   Wraps

Book Condition:   As New

Type:   Paper Back

Edition:   First Edition (Thus)

Size:   8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall

Publisher:   Colorado Springs Pikes Peak Library District 2010

ISBN Number:   1567352790 / 9781567352795

Illustrator:   Photographs

Seller ID:   22748AD

New, in shrink-wrap; Pikes Peak Library District's 2010 Regional History Series republication of the original edition, first published in 1964; Includes numerous photographs not included in any previous edition, many from the Tesla Museum, Belgrade, Yugoslavia; the front cover illustration is from "The World", New York, July 22, 1894, "showing the inventor in the effulgent glory of myriad tongues of electric flames after he has saturated himself with electricity." This fascinating book examines Tesla's life from early childhood to death, and includes time spent in Colorado Springs from 1899-1900, conducting electrical experiments, and attracting lightning from his laboratory on a hill at the eastern edge of town; 285p., including index.

Nikola Tesla, Colorado, Colorado History, Electrical Engineering, Alternating Current Generators, Electrical Inventions & Inventors

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