My Inventions

Author: Nikola Tesla

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: N.A

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 59

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My Inventions is an autobiographical account of Nikola Tesla, genius inventor, written at the age of 63. The content of the book was largely drawn from a series of articles that Nikola Tesla had written for Electrical Experimenter magazine. Tesla's personal account is divided into six chapters covering different periods of his life: My Early Life, My First Efforts At Invention, My Later Endeavors, The Discovery of the Tesla Coil and Transformer, The Magnifying Transmitter, and The Art of Telautomatics. Tesla tells about his life, how his inventions came to him, and even how his inventions helped save his life. He tells his encounters with famous people, his brushes with death, which happened more than once, and also about some future ideas. This autobiography provides a deeply captivating sight into Tesla's genius mind and his strange world out of time.

My Inventions and Other Writings

Author: Nikola Tesla

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101565691

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 192

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The fascinating autobiography of the legendary inventor behind the radio, wireless energy, robotics, and much more. Famous for his pioneering contributions to the electronic age, his lifelong feud with Thomas Edison, and his erratic behavior, Nikola Tesla was one of the most brilliant and daring inventors and visionaries of his time. My Inventions is Tesla's autobiography, with meditations on his major discoveries and innovations, including the rotating magnetic field, the magnifying transmitter, and the Tesla coil. This volume also includes three articles by Tesla, as well as an enlightening introduction that discredits many of the myths surrounding the thinker's eccentric life. This rare window into the industrial age's most tragic genius will fascinate historians, scientists, aspiring inventors, and curious fans alike. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

My Inventions – The Autobiography of Nikola Tesla

Author: Nikola Tesla,SBP Editors

Publisher: Samaira Book Publishers

ISBN: 9387550230

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 240

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Nikola Tesla was one of the most brilliant and daring inventors and visionaries of his time. My Inventions is Tesla's autobiography, with focus on his major discoveries and innovations, including the rotating magnetic field, the magnifying transmitter, and the Tesla coil. His research laid much of the groundwork for modern electrical and communication systems, and his impressive accomplishments include development of the alternating-current electrical system, radio, the Tesla coil transformer, wireless transmission, and fluorescent lighting. His story, in his own words, is told with great sincerity and originality.

My Inventions – Nikola Tesla's Autobiography

Author: Nikola Tesla

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: N.A

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 59

View: 8203


My Inventions is an autobiographical account of Nikola Tesla, genius inventor, written at the age of 63. The content of the book was largely drawn from a series of articles that Nikola Tesla had written for Electrical Experimenter magazine. Tesla's personal account is divided into six chapters covering different periods of his life: My Early Life, My First Efforts At Invention, My Later Endeavors, The Discovery of the Tesla Coil and Transformer, The Magnifying Transmitter, and The Art of Telautomatics. Tesla tells about his life, how his inventions came to him, and even how his inventions helped save his life. He tells his encounters with famous people, his brushes with death, which happened more than once, and also about some future ideas. This autobiography provides a deeply captivating sight into Tesla's genius mind and his strange world out of time.

My Inventions and Other Writing and Lectures

Author: Nikola Tesla

Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

ISBN: 048684935X

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 384

View: 4335


Includes Tesla's autobiography, My Inventions, and the lengthy philosophical essay "The Problem of Increasing Human Energy: With Special Reference to the Harnessing of the Sun's Energy," as well as a series of lectures.

MY INVENTIONS: And Other Writings - Tesla

Author: Nikola Tesla

Publisher: LeBooks Editora

ISBN: 6558940957

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 156

View: 5932


Nikola Tesla was born in 1856, in what is now Croatia. His father was a priest, an intellectual who prodded his son to develop unusual mental discipline. His mother was an inventor of many time-saving devices used for domestic tasks. Nikola Tesla became one of the greatest scientists and inventors that have ever lived. His experiments were far beyond his time, which left much of his work underappreciated until after he passed away. While in the United States, his showmanship and inventions earned him the reputation of 'mad scientist,' and he was the creator of many things essential to modern life. Some of Tesla's greatest achievements are: Alternating current; First hydro-electric power plant, X-rays, Tesla's induction motor, Measurement of flux density, Wireless transmission, and many other. In this honest autobiography the reader can learn about the life and work of this brilliant scientist called Nikola Tesla, in his own words.

Refugee of 1989

Author: Anatoly Rozenblat

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1496915895

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 552

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The main goal to this book is put the idea of author to show that any person in extreme living conditions of financial and moral character always must stay by the HUMAN BEING; And besides in base of this book by author was underlined the essential principle that advantageously the education ,classical music, art and contact with Nature make the relations between people more humane and loyal to each other to any society; Author of this book ,as the witness of Soviet-Jewish immigration thinks that degree of complexity of any emigration submits to exponential distribution with function in view of f(x)=e -x,i.e with beginning process immigration the complexity has maximum and the end- minimum values.

Nikola Tesla

Author: Michael Burgan

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 0756540860

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

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A biography of Nikola Tesla, physicist, inventor, and electrical engineer.