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Exploring the scientific contributions of Thomas Edison and Charles Proteus Steimetz in upstate New York at the confluence of the Hudson River and its tributary the Mohawk--and the fate of the same place in the mid-sixties--this is a "novel of America, of its great scientific ingenuity and its emotional ambition; one that frames the birth and evolution of its towns against the struggles of its indigenous tribes, the immigrant experience, a country divided, and the technological advancements that ushered in the modern world"--Amazon.com.
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Berkeley : Counterpoint, 
Year Published: 2014
Description: 324 pages ; 24 cm.
Edison, Thomas A. -- 1847-1931 -- Fiction.
Steinmetz, Charles Proteus, -- 1865-1923 -- Fiction.
City and town life -- New York -- Fiction.
Science -- History -- Fiction.
Technological innovations -- Fiction.
New York (State) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century -- Fiction.