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Electricity for Boys

By James Slough Zerbe
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  • WARNING: This book of one hundred years ago describes experiments which are too dangerous to attempt by either adults or children. It is published for historical interest only.
  • The "How-to-do-it" Books
  • ELECTRICITY FOR BOYS
    • CONTENTS
      • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
    • INTRODUCTORY
    • CHAPTER I
      • THE STUDY OF ELECTRICITY. HISTORICAL
    • CHAPTER IIToC
      • WHAT TOOLS AND APPARATUS ARE NEEDED
    • CHAPTER IIIToC
      • MAGNETS, COILS, ARMATURES, ETC.
    • CHAPTER IVToC
      • FRICTIONAL, VOLTAIC OR GALVANIC, AND ELECTRO-MAGNETIC ELECTRICITY
    • CHAPTER VToC
      • HOW TO DETECT AND MEASURE ELECTRICITY
    • CHAPTER VIToC
      • VOLTS, AMPERES, OHMS AND WATTS
    • CHAPTER VIIToC
      • PUSH BUTTONS, SWITCHES, ANNUNCIATORS, BELLS AND LIKE APPARATUS
    • CHAPTER VIIIToC
      • ACCUMULATORS. STORAGE OR SECONDARY BATTERIES
    • CHAPTER IXToC
      • THE TELEGRAPH
    • CHAPTER XToC
      • HIGH TENSION APPARATUS, CONDENSERS, ETC.
    • CHAPTER XIToC
      • WIRELESS TELEGRAPHY
    • CHAPTER XIIToC
      • THE TELEPHONE
    • CHAPTER XIIIToC
      • ELECTROLYSIS, WATER PURIFICATION, ELECTROPLATING
    • CHAPTER XIVToC
      • ELECTRIC HEATING, THERMO ELECTRICITY
    • CHAPTER XVToC
      • ALTERNATING CURRENTS, CHOKING COILS, TRANSFORMERS, CONVERTERS AND RECTIFIERS
    • CHAPTER XVIToC
      • ELECTRIC LIGHTING
    • CHAPTER XVIIToC
      • POWER, AND VARIOUS OTHER ELECTRICAL MANIFESTATIONS
    • CHAPTER XVIIIToC
      • X-RAY, RADIUM, AND THE LIKE
      • GLOSSARY OF WORDS USED IN TEXT OF THIS VOLUMEToC
    • INDEXToC
      • A
        • B
        • C
        • D
        • E
        • F
        • G
        • H
        • I
        • J
        • K
        • L
        • M
        • N
        • O
        • P
        • Q
        • R
        • S
        • T
        • U
        • V
        • W
        • X
        • Z
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