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Neil Sheehan.


Neil Sheehan with boxes of archival records at the Library of Congress.

Empires of light : Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the race to electrify the world.


A chronicle of scientific history recounts the race among inventor Thomas Edison, eccentric genius Nikola Tesla and George Westinghouse, a tough…

Herblock: a cartoonist's life.

Herblock: a cartoonist's life tells of the remarkable career that has spanned the era from Roosevelt to Clinton. Herb Block opposed isolationism…

Brian Lamb in a radio interview.


Brian Lamb answered questions about Booknotes in a series of live radio interviews on ABC stations, including WWDB in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania;…