The Mysterious Mr Tesla

United Kingdom, 1982

TV show
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It was Tesla, not Edison, who invented the method of transmitting electricity which makes the 20th century work. In the 1890s Tesla also demonstrated the wireless two years before Marconi. Now a growing number of Tesla enthusiasts claim that his later research was 80 years ahead of its time.

Credits

co-producer

BBC-TV

Robin Bootle

Duration

00:50:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1982

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

33592

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Radio

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Electricity

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Tesla, Nikola

People → Tesla, Nikola

Television

Television → Television programs

Television → Television programs → Television programs - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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