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By Henry G. Prout

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

"He dealt within the similar week, and sometimes within the similar day, with association, monetary and government 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 style because the air brake and average gasoline, and as a ways aside in geography as San Francisco and St. Petersburg."

This biography covers subject matters as diversified as energy signaling and switching, Westinghouse's use of the alternating present, his actions at Niagara Falls, his eu organizations, his monetary tools, and his total effect on rail transportation and the facility industry.

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