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The forgotten genius of Oliver Heaviside : a maverick of electrical science, by Basil Mahon

Label
The forgotten genius of Oliver Heaviside : a maverick of electrical science
Title
The forgotten genius of Oliver Heaviside
Title remainder
a maverick of electrical science
Statement of responsibility
by Basil Mahon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This biography of Oliver Heaviside profiles the life of an underappreciated genius and describes his many contributions to electrical science, which proved to be essential to the future of mass communications"--
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Summary
Tells the complete story of one of the great pioneers of electrical science, whose work led to huge advances in communications and became the foundation of the subject of electrical engineering as it is taught and practiced today
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10597074
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mahon, Basil
Dewey number
  • 621.3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Heaviside, Oliver
  • Heaviside, Oliver
  • Electrical engineers
  • Electrical engineering
  • Electrical engineering
  • SCIENCE / History
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
  • Electrical engineering
  • Electrical engineers
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a maverick of electrical science
Label
The forgotten genius of Oliver Heaviside : a maverick of electrical science, by Basil Mahon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn999401002
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
288 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781633883314
Lccn
2017010628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)999401002
Label
The forgotten genius of Oliver Heaviside : a maverick of electrical science, by Basil Mahon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn999401002
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
288 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781633883314
Lccn
2017010628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)999401002

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