New PDF release: A Life of George Westinghouse

By Henry G. Prout

ISBN-10: 1296612635

ISBN-13: 9781296612634

ISBN-10: 1596050691

ISBN-13: 9781596050693

GEORGE WESTINGHOUSE the guy could be overshadowed by means of his innovations, corporation, or legend. yet during this biography via Henry G. Prout, Westinghouse's own lifestyles and heritage are acknowledged together with his many innovations and agencies -- and his innovations and businesses have been huge, immense.

"He dealt within the similar week, and sometimes within the similar day, with association, monetary and government affairs, advertisement affairs, and the engineering info of part a dozen businesses in hemispheres," Prout famous. "They have been as a long way aside in variety because the air brake and traditional gasoline, and as a ways aside in geography as San Francisco and St. Petersburg."

This biography covers subject matters as various as strength signaling and switching, Westinghouse's use of the alternating present, his actions at Niagara Falls, his eu businesses, his monetary equipment, and his total impression on rail transportation and the ability industry.

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