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By Henry G. Prout

ISBN-10: 1296612635

ISBN-13: 9781296612634

ISBN-10: 1596050691

ISBN-13: 9781596050693

GEORGE WESTINGHOUSE the fellow might be overshadowed through his innovations, corporation, or legend. yet during this biography by means of Henry G. Prout, Westinghouse's own existence and background are stated with his many innovations and agencies -- and his innovations and agencies have been huge, immense.

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

This biography covers issues as different as strength signaling and switching, Westinghouse's use of the alternating present, his actions at Niagara Falls, his ecu organisations, his monetary tools, and his total impression on rail transportation and the facility industry.

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