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The history and present state of electricity

The history and present state of electricity

with original experiments

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Published by Printed for J. Dodsley, J. Johnson, B. Davenport, and T. Cadell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electricity -- Early works to 1850

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joseph Priestley
    SeriesLandmarks II, monographs
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxxxi, 736 p., [7] folded leaves of plates
    Number of Pages736
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16926402M

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      In The Invisible Rainbow, Firstenberg traces the history of electricity from the early eighteenth century to the present, making a compelling case that many environmental problems, as well as the major diseases of industrialized civilization—heart disease, diabetes, and cancer—are related to electrical : Chelsea Green Publishing. “Modern electrical power distribution technology is largely the fruit of the labors of two men—Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla. Compared with Edison, Tesla is relatively unknown, yet he invented the alternating electric current generation and distribution system that supplanted Edison's direct current technology and that is the system currently in use today.

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by Robert E. Shofield. Electricity is the set of physical phenomena associated with the presence and motion of matter that has a property of electric the early days, electricity was considered as being unrelated to on, experimental results and the development of Maxwell's equations indicated that both electricity and magnetism are from a single phenomenon:.

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