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This is the story of a genius, Nikola Tesla (1856 - 1943) and his vast contribution to science. Years in the making, this thoroughly researched volume presents important new materials: archival documents and photographs: excerpts from Tesla's writings, lectures and diaries: and selections from his correspondence (some previously unpublished). By placing Tesla's patents and inventions in historical context, the book document s how aspects of television, X-rays, satellite transmission, and advance defense systems such as the U.S. Strategic Defense Initiative (Star Wars) were foreshadowed in Tesla's work.
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