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The Resource Lightning : a Novel

Lightning : a Novel

Label
Lightning : a Novel
Title
Lightning
Title remainder
a Novel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawn from the life of Nikola Tesla, one of the greatest inventors of his time, Lightning is a captivating tale of one man's curious fascination with the marvels of science. Hailed by the Washington Post as "the most distinctive voice of his generation," Echenoz traces the notable career of Gregor, a precocious young engineer from Eastern Europe, who travels across the Atlantic at the age of twenty-eight to work alongside Thomas Edison, with whom he later holds a long-lasting rivalry. After his discovery of alternating current, Gregor quickly begins to astound the world with his other brilliant
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Echenoz, Jean
Dewey number
843/.914
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2665.C5
LC item number
D4713 2011eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Coverdale, Linda
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  • Tesla, Nikola
  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Electrical engineers
  • Inventors
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Europeans
  • Inventions
  • Electrical engineering
  • Edison, Thomas A.
  • Tesla, Nikola
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Electrical engineering
  • Electrical engineers
  • Europeans
  • Inventions
  • Inventors
  • United States
Label
Lightning : a Novel
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
798535304
Extent
1 online resource (145 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595587527
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
acbf6840-34d0-41b3-ad82-3f76b02e6564
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)798535304
Label
Lightning : a Novel
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
798535304
Extent
1 online resource (145 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781595587527
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
acbf6840-34d0-41b3-ad82-3f76b02e6564
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)798535304

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