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The Resource Empires of light : Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the race to electrify the world, Jill Jonnes

Empires of light : Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the race to electrify the world, Jill Jonnes

Label
Empires of light : Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the race to electrify the world
Title
Empires of light
Title remainder
Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the race to electrify the world
Statement of responsibility
Jill Jonnes
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronicle of scientific history recounts the race among inventor Thomas Edison, eccentric genius Nikola Tesla and George Westinghouse, a tough entrepreneur and powerful empire builder, to bring electricity to the world
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1952-
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Jonnes, Jill
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
history
PerformerNote
Read by Chris Sorensen
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Sorensen, Chris
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  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Tesla, Nikola
  • Westinghouse, George
  • Electrical engineering
  • Electrification
  • Electric power
  • Competition
Target audience
adult
Label
Empires of light : Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the race to electrify the world, Jill Jonnes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p225955425
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
14 CDs (17 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781515917694
Kind of cutting
unknown
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Empires of light : Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the race to electrify the world, Jill Jonnes
Publication
Copyright
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p225955425
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
14 CDs (17 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781515917694
Kind of cutting
unknown
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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