Tesla, Master of Lightning
This is the story of a genius--the enigmatic Nikola Tesla (1856-1943)--and his vast contribution to science. Years in the making, this thoroughly researched volume presents important new materials: archival documents and photographs; excerpts from Tesla's writings, lectures, and diaries; selections from his correspondence (some previously unpublished). By placing Tesla's p...more
This is an excellent coffee table book as well as an enlightening read for the bookshelf. There are a lot of photographs and diagrams, but they truly enhance the experience. Think Davinci and the need for pictoral reference of his works.
Nikola Tesla was one of our largest scientific contributors in the past 150 years, and hardly anyone in America knows ANYTHING about him!!!
Tesla was surging ahead with AC electrical implementa ...more
Tesla is one of my favorite historical people to study. He envisioned the technology of today well before the world was ready to accept it. He had ideas on wireless communication and various uses for the electrical warehouse we call the universe. Unfortunately, resources were so expensive he required financial backing. I saw u ...more