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Tesla [videorecording] : master of lightning / a production of New Voyage Communications ; written by Robert Uth and Phyllis Geller ; produced/directed by Robert Uth.

Uth, Robert. (Added Author). Geller, Phylis. (Added Author). Keach, Stacy. (Added Author). Noone, Elizabeth. (Added Author). Cheney, Margaret. Tesla. (Added Author). New Voyage Communications. (Added Author). PBS Home Video. (Added Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Recount the life of scientist, inventor, and visionary Nikola Tesla, often remembered as more of an eccentric cult figure than an electrical engineering genius. Tesla's surprising inventions are revealed in his autobiographical and scientific writings.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD 921 TESLA (Text) 33892100118299 Adult DVDs DVD None 08/20/2013 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0793693799
  • ISBN: 9780793693795
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Alexandria, Va.] : PBS Home Video, 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book "Tesla, master of lightning" by Margaret Cheney & Robert Uth.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Charlie Barnett ; videography, Sergei Moskalev, Bill Turnley, Mel Henry ; cinematography, Thomas Kaufman.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Elizabeth Noone ; voice of Tesla, Stacy Keach.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Broadcast on PBS in December 2000.
Summary, etc.:
Recount the life of scientist, inventor, and visionary Nikola Tesla, often remembered as more of an eccentric cult figure than an electrical engineering genius. Tesla's surprising inventions are revealed in his autobiographical and scientific writings.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, Region 1, NTSC; full screen; stereo.
Language Note:
Closed captioned.
Subject: Tesla, Nikola, 1856-1943.
Electrical engineers > United States > Biography.
Inventors > United States > Biography.
Tesla, Nikola, 1856-1943.
Electric engineers > United States > Biography.
Inventors > United States > Biography.
Genre: Nonfiction television programs.
Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Biographical (Nonfiction) > Television series.

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