New PDF release: A Triumph of Genius: Edwin Land, Polaroid, and the Kodak

By Ronald K. Fierstein

This riveting biography from the yank Bar organization, visits the magnificent lifetime of Edwin Land, leap forward inventor. on the time of his dying, he stood 3rd at the record of our so much prolific inventors, in the back of simply Thomas Edison and one in all Edison’s colleagues. Land’s most renowned success in fact, used to be the construction of a innovative movie and digicam method that can produce a photographic print moments after the image was once taken. The booklet takes you backstage of his discoveries, his triumphs, and in addition the defeats of this reclusive genius.

You'll research information of Land’s involvement over 4 many years with top-secret U.S. army intelligence efforts in the course of international conflict II and during the chilly struggle within the provider of 7 American presidents. also, you will thrill to the compelling first-hand examine one in every of our nation’s most crucial criminal battles over highbrow property—Polaroid as opposed to Kodak. This company and criminal fight is a narrative of virtually operatic size. What started as a cooperative and collegial courting resulted in Kodak’s betrayal. The clash ended in an epic felony conflict, a dramatic occasion for Land who, from the witness stand, in my view starred in a compelling court drama.

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