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 fellow could be overshadowed through his innovations, corporation, or legend. yet during this biography via Henry G. Prout, Westinghouse's own lifestyles and background are acknowledged together with his many innovations and corporations -- and his innovations and businesses have been huge, immense.

"He dealt within the similar week, and infrequently within the related day, with association, monetary and government affairs, advertisement affairs, and the engineering information of part a dozen businesses in hemispheres," Prout famous. "They have been as some distance aside in sort because the air brake and common gasoline, and as a ways aside in geography as San Francisco and St. Petersburg."

This biography covers themes as diversified as strength signaling and switching, Westinghouse's use of the alternating present, his actions at Niagara Falls, his ecu businesses, his monetary equipment, and his total influence on rail transportation and the ability industry.

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