AC/DC: The Savage Tale of the First Standards War
Publish date: May 1st 2008
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Edition language: English
Electricity and magnetism have always possessed a certain “wow” factor. Science often inspires a state of awe and wonder, but (to date) the likes of thermodynamics and/or stoichiometry have yet to inspire a Bar Mitzvah dance craze (though I'd definitely be down for learning the Thermodynamic Slide i...
It's a tale we've heard so many times before. Kindle vs ePub, HD-DVD vs Blu-Ray, VHS vs Betamax. Before all of those, there was Alternating Current vs. Direct Current and the battle was bloody. Literally.Direct current got in early, thanks to Edison's tenacity and business acumen. For the first thr...