Jonnes, Jill. Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World. New York: Random House, 2003.

The history of the electrification of the United States and the impact of electricity upon American society, told through the stories of Thomas Edison, Nikola Tesla, and Pennsylvanian George Westinghouse.

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Science and Invention

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