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Basic Electricity

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Considered to be one of the best electricity books on the market, the authors have provided a clear understanding of how electricity is produced, measured, controlled and used. A minimum of mathematics is used for direct explanations of primary cells, magnetism, Ohm's Law, capacitance, transformers, DC generators, and AC motors. Other essential topics covered include condu ...more
Paperback, 736 pages
Published February 1st 1995 by Delmar (first published October 1st 1954)
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East Bay J
Jul 17, 2012 rated it really liked it
Before I decided to formally study electricity and electronics, I was introduced to Basic Electricity at a recording session at Earhammer in Oakland. Greg's got lots of great books to thumb through while you sit and listen to mixes and this was one of them. Unaware I would soon be back in school, I picked up a copy and dug in.

Developed in the early 50's as a series of training manuals for the U. S. Navy, Basic Electricity is a sound, logical, well done romp through the glorious realms of electri
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Evgeny
Jan 22, 2016 rated it it was amazing
This is the book that made me an Electrical Engineer. Began reading it when I was 16. Good analogies. Easy to understand. Introduces the fascinating world of electricity and electronics!
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This helped me understand physics and got me intersted in wind energy.
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