Mahon, Basil

The forgotten genius of Oliver Heaviside : a maverick of electrical science / Basil Mahon. - Second edition. - Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books, c2017. - 288 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 centimetres.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-271) and index.

"This biography of Oliver Heaviside profiles the life of an underappreciated genius and describes his many contributions to electrical science, which proved to be essential to the future of mass communications"--

9781633883314 (hardback) 9781633883321 (ebook)

2017010628


Heaviside, Oliver, 1850-1925


Electrical engineers--Great Britain--Biography.
Electrical engineering--History--Great Britain--19th century.
Electrical engineering--History--Great Britain--20th century.

TK140.H43 / M34 2017