The Age of Edison: Electric Light and the Invention of Modern America (Audiobook) by Ernest Freeberg
English | 2013 | ISBN: n/a | 9 hrs and 42 mins | MP3 64 kbps | 266 MB
The late 19th century was a period of explosive technological creativity, but arguably the most important invention of all was Thomas Edison’s incandescent light bulb. Unveiled in his Menlo Park, New Jersey, laboratory in 1879, the light bulb overwhelmed the American public with the sense of the birth of a new age. More than any other invention, the electric light marked the arrival of modernity.