RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 29844288 LA English T1 Tesla : a novel A1 Wise, Tad,, PB Turner Pub. ; Distributed by Andrews & McMeel PP Atlanta; Kansas City, Mo. YR 1994 SN 1878685368 9781878685360 AB A fictionalized biography of Nikola Tesla, the inventor of alternating current, a major development in electricity. The son of immigrants, he first works for Edison, then strikes out on his own. With Westinghouse's backing he produces a string of inventions, including fluorescent lighting. He dies a poor man.