Henry G. Prout's A Life of George Westinghouse PDF

By Henry G. Prout

ISBN-10: 1296612635

ISBN-13: 9781296612634

ISBN-10: 1596050691

ISBN-13: 9781596050693

GEORGE WESTINGHOUSE the guy can be overshadowed via his innovations, corporation, or legend. yet during this biography by way of Henry G. Prout, Westinghouse's own lifestyles and heritage are stated with his many innovations and firms -- and his innovations and organizations have been huge, immense.

"He dealt within the related week, and sometimes within the similar 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 type because the air brake and usual fuel, and as a ways aside in geography as San Francisco and St. Petersburg."

This biography covers themes as various as energy signaling and switching, Westinghouse's use of the alternating present, his actions at Niagara Falls, his eu businesses, his monetary equipment, and his total effect on rail transportation and the facility industry.

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