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How Electricity Changed the World - eBook

How Electricity Changed the World - eBook 

S&L Price: $41.95
ISBN: 978-1-68282-410-8
Format: eBook
Other titles in the How Science Changed the World series Go to hardcover
Author: Stuart A. Kallen
Publication Date: 2018
Number of Pages: 80
Dewey Code: 537
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

The modern world would not exist without electricity, which has irrevocably reshaped science, industry, and culture. This book travels from Thomas Edisons lab through the electric-powered growth of big cities to the mid-century economic boom and into the digital age. The positive aspects of electricity are discussed along with problems such as nuclear meltdowns, air pollution, and climate change.

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