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ELECTRIC UNIVERSE The Shocking True Story of Electricity

by | Read by Del Roy

Contemporary Culture • 7 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2005

ELECTRIC UNIVERSE shocks us to reality by reminding us where our modern world would be--without computers, cars, television, and cattle prods--if we hadn’t discovered and harnessed electricity. After the discoverers of the early nineteenth century play with magnets and batteries, we travel through the evolution of man’s understanding of the electron, ending with a look at our own nervous system. Del Roy’s mature and raspy voice sounds like wisdom itself, making a pleasant and important story fun to hear. Although a book about science can be dry, Roy uses changing inflections and a relaxing pace to create a conversational style likely to capture curious listeners. J.A.H. © AudioFile 2005, Portland, Maine [Published: AUG/SEP 05]

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Library Ed. • Books on Tape • 2005

CS ISBN $36.00 • Four cassettes

CD ISBN $45.00 • Six CDs

DD ISBN $17.47

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