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People/Characters: George Westinghouse

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AC/DC: The Savage Tale of the First Standards War by Tom McNichol
Alice: Alice Roosevelt Longworth, from White House Princess to Washington Power Broker by Stacy A. Cordery
Atomic Robo Presents Real Science Adventures, Volume 2 by Brian Clevinger
Dark Light: Electricity and Anxiety from the Telegraph to the X-Ray by Linda Simon
Edison and the Electric Chair: A Story of Light and Death by Mark Regan Essig
Empires of Light: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Electrify the World by Jill Jonnes
Executioner's Current: Thomas Edison, George Westinghouse, and the Invention of the Electric Chair by Richard Moran
George Westinghouse by Henry Thomas
George Westinghouse (When They Were Boys) by Carroll Everett
George Westinghouse his life and achievements by Frank Crane
George Westinghouse Pioneer of Power Transmission
George Westinghouse: A Genius for Invention (Innovative Minds) by Barbara Ravage
George Westinghouse: Gentle Genius by Quentin R. Skrabec Jr.
George Westinghouse: Young Inventor by Montrew Dunham
George Westinghouse; his life and achievements by Francis Ellington Leupp
The Gilded Age by Judith Freeman Clark
The Invention of Everything Else by Samantha Hunt
Inventive wizard: George Westinghouse by Israel E. Levine
The Last Days of Night: A Novel by Graham Moore
A Life of George Westinghouse by G. Henry Prout
The Men Who United the States: America's Explorers, Inventors, Eccentrics and Mavericks, and the Creation of One Nation, Indivisible by Simon Winchester
Nikola Tesla: Imagination and the Man That Invented the 20th Century by Sean Patrick
The Robber Barons and the Sherman Antitrust Act: Reshaping American Business (Milestones in American History) by Tim McNeese
the Search for Safety by Mary Brignano
Second Street Station by Lawrence H. Levybusinessman and engineer
Six great engineers: De Lesseps, Brunel, Westinghouse, Parsons, Diesel [and] Hinton, by James Gerald Crowther
Tesla Electric by David Fraser, G.
Tesla: A Biographical Novel of the World's Greatest Inventor by Tad Wise
The Wizard of Menlo Park: How Thomas Alva Edison Invented the Modern World by Randall E. Stross

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an American entrepreneur and engineer who invented the railway air brake and was a pioneer of the electrical industry, gaining his first patent at the age of 19.

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