In this first in-depth study of how historic scientists and inventors have been portrayed on screen, A Biographical Encyclopedia of Scientists and Inventors in American Film and TV since 1930 catalogs nearly 300 separate performances and includes essays on the screen images of more than 80 historic scientists, inventors, engineers, and medical researchers.... Empireain 1856, Teslaa#39;s early fascination with science and mathematics led him to the Austrian Polytechnic School at Graz. ... George Westinghouse, an ambitious Pittsburgh industrialist, bought Teslaa#39;s patents for $6, 000 in cash andanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Biographical Encyclopedia of Scientists and Inventors in American Film and TV Si|
|Author||:||A. Bowdoin Van Riper|
|Publisher||:||Scarecrow Press - 2011-09-16|