The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla by Thomas Commerford Martin (HC/DJ)
The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla is a comprehensive book that explores the life and work of one of the most brilliant inventors and scientists of the 20th century, Nikola Tesla. Written by Thomas Commerford Martin, a journalist who was a close friend of Tesla, the book provides an in-depth look at Tesla's inventions, research, and writings, including his groundbreaking work in the fields of electricity, magnetism, and wireless communication.The book begins with a detailed biography of Tesla's life, from his early years in Croatia to his arrival in the United States and his eventual rise to fame as a pioneering inventor. It then delves into Tesla's numerous inventions and discoveries, including the Tesla coil, the alternating current (AC) motor, and the radio transmitter. The book also explores Tesla's work on wireless communication, including his attempts to develop a wireless power transmission system that would revolutionize the way electricity was distributed.In addition to his inventions, the book also examines Tesla's writings, including his numerous articles and essays on science and technology. It also includes a selection of Tesla's patents and drawings, providing readers with a glimpse into the mind of this brilliant inventor.Overall, The Inventions, Researches and Writings of Nikola Tesla is an essential read for anyone interested in the life and work of one of the most influential scientists and inventors of the modern era.1894.