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By Henry G. Prout

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

"He dealt within the comparable week, and sometimes within the related day, with association, monetary and govt affairs, advertisement affairs, and the engineering info of part a dozen businesses in hemispheres," Prout famous. "They have been as a long way aside in type because the air brake and normal fuel, and as some distance aside in geography as San Francisco and St. Petersburg."

This biography covers themes as different as energy signaling and switching, Westinghouse's use of the alternating present, his actions at Niagara Falls, his ecu corporations, his monetary equipment, and his total impression on rail transportation and the ability industry.

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