This title explains what electricity, magnetism and electromagnetism are and how they work. The complexities of electrical units, batteries and generators are all discussed in clear language and using familiar examples. This book also explains how electricity is measured and compares the sources of electrical energy, from traditional fossil fuels to new forms of energy such as nuclear power and biomass.
Each title also includes fascinating facts, great experiments from the past and the work of groundbreaking scientists.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 06 / 2007
- 195 x 256mm