Table of Contents
   Acknowledgments
   Introduction
   Modern Prometheus
   A Gambling Man Immigrants of Distinction
   At the Court of Mr. Edison
   The War of the Currents
   Begins Order of the Flaming Sword Radio
   High Society High Road, Low Road
   An Error of Judgment To Mars
   Robots Hurler of Lightning Blackout at Colorado Springs
   Magnificent and Doomed Ridiculed, Condemned, Combatted
   The Great Radio Controversy Midstream Perils
   The Nobel Affair Flying Stove Radar
   The Guest of Honor Pigeons Transitions
   The Birthday Parties Corks on Water Cosmic Communion Death and Transfiguration
   The Missing Papers
   The Legacy
   Bibliographical Essay
   Reference Notes
   Postscript
   Index