skip to content
Tesla : master of lightning Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Tesla : master of lightning

Author: Robert UthPhylis GellerStacy KeachElizabeth NooneMargaret CheneyAll authors
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : New Voyage Communications ; [Alexandria, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This contemporary of Thomas Edison and Guglielmo Marconi is seldom credited with his inventions. Yet we benefit from the technology he invented, developed, or imagined as we make use of electricity, remote control devices, neon and fluorescent lighting, and radio transmission. An inspiring story of perseverance and world-changing ideas.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Nikola Tesla; Nikola Tesla
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Uth; Phylis Geller; Stacy Keach; Elizabeth Noone; Margaret Cheney; New Voyage Communications.; PBS Home Video.
ISBN: 0780633806 9780780633803
OCLC Number: 45788000
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast by PBS December, 2000.
PBS website offers accompanying biography, lesson plans, notes on Tesla's legacy, and screensaver.
Based on the book "Tesla, Master of Lightning" by Margaret Cheney & Robert Uth.
Credits: Director of photography, Thomas Kaufman; editor, Michael Noble ... [et al.]; music, Charlie Barnett.
Performer(s): Narrated by Elizabeth Noone ; voice of Tesla, Stacy Keach.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 90 min.) : sd., col., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: a production of New Voyage Communications ; written by Robert Uth and Phyllis Geller ; produced/directed by Robert Uth.

Abstract:

This contemporary of Thomas Edison and Guglielmo Marconi is seldom credited with his inventions. Yet we benefit from the technology he invented, developed, or imagined as we make use of electricity, remote control devices, neon and fluorescent lighting, and radio transmission. An inspiring story of perseverance and world-changing ideas.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45788000>
library:oclcnum"45788000"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Movie
rdf:typebgn:VHS
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2000"
schema:datePublished"2000"
schema:description"This contemporary of Thomas Edison and Guglielmo Marconi is seldom credited with his inventions. Yet we benefit from the technology he invented, developed, or imagined as we make use of electricity, remote control devices, neon and fluorescent lighting, and radio transmission. An inspiring story of perseverance and world-changing ideas."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/134670157>
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Tesla master of lightning"@en
schema:publication
<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/45788000#PublicationEvent/washington_d_c_new_voyage_communications_alexandria_va_distributed_by_pbs_home_video_c2000>
rdf:typeschema:PublicationEvent
schema:location
schema:location
schema:organizer
schema:organizer
schema:startDate"c2000"
schema:publisher
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.