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Victor Wouk

the father of the hybrid car

by Sean Callery

  • 268 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Crabtree Pub. Company in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wouk, Victor, 1919-2005 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Automobile engineers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Hybrid electric cars -- United States -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Sean Callery.
    GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
    SeriesVoices for green choices
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL140.W693 C35 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22796271M
    ISBN 109780778746775, 9780778746645
    LC Control Number2008052558

    In , an inventor named Victor Wouk became a man who could be described as "ahead of his time." He had developed a prototype for the hybrid, a car that would become the most credible – and commercially successful – alternative to gasoline-powered vehicles.   Victor Wouk was an American scientist. He was the pioneer in the development of electric and hybrid vehicles. Early Life & his Research Career. Victor Wouk was born in the Bronx, N.Y., in A graduate of Columbia University, he received his Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the California Institute of Technology in

    Victor Wouk | In , an inventor named Victor Wouk became a man who could be described as "ahead of his time." He had developed a prototype for the hybrid, a car that would become the most credible – and commercially successful – alternative to gasoline-powered vehicles. Herman Wouk (; born ) is an American author whose best-selling novel The Caine Mutiny won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. His other works include the highly acclaimed The Winds of War and War and Remembrance, historical novels about World War II, and non-fiction such as This Is My God, a popular explanation of Judaism from a Modern Orthodox .

    Free download or read online War and Remembrance pdf (ePUB) (The Henry Family Series) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Herman Wouk. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this historical, historical fiction story are Victor /5. Victor Wouk: The Father of the Hybrid Car: Sean Callery: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Deals Store Coupons Reviews: 1.


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Victor Wouk available for download and read online in other formats. At the beginning of Herman Wouk’s novel “The Winds of War” (), the book’s hero, Victor “Pug” Henry, is offered a post as the United States Navy’s attaché in.

Victor Wouk: the father of the hybrid car. [Sean Callery] -- Chronicles the life of Victor Wouk, who developed a car in that would become the prototype for the modern hybrid.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. The Winds of War is Herman Wouk's second book about World War II, the first being The Caine Mutiny (). Published init was followed up seven years later by War and Remembrance. The novel features a mixture of real and fictional characters that are all connected to the extended family of Victor "Pug" Henry, a fictional middle-aged Naval Officer /5.

Victor Wouk, b. 27 Aprmarried Joy Lattman on 15 Jun in NYC, daughter of Jacob Lattman and Yetta Schwartz. Notes for Victor Wouk:Graduate of Townsend Harris -- where he was able to bring in Robert Goddard, the rocket pioneer, for a lecture. Going to Cal Tech for Electro-physics was very unusual for a Jew -- father was skeptical.

[Identification of item], Victor Wouk Papers, MS, Caltech Archives, California Institute of Technology. Acquisition Information Victor Wouk began donating papers and materials to the Caltech Archives in and continued to send documents and artifacts through most of Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Victor Wouk by Sean Callery; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Hybrid electric cars, Automobile engineers, Juvenile literature, Biography, Cars & Trucks, JUVENILE NONFICTION, Transportation, General, Biography. Victor Wouk: The Father of the Hybrid Car by Sean Callery.

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Dr. Victor Wouk, an electrical engineer and entrepreneur who built one of the first hybrid cars, operating on both gasoline and electricity, died at Author: Stuart Lavietes. Book Information. Title: Victor Wouk: The Father Of The Hybrid Car. Author: Callery, Sean. Isbn: Describes the life and career of the automobile engineer who first developed a prototype for the hybrid car in Hook Your Students.

Learn about the invention of the hybrid car. Victor Wouk: part our commitment to scholarly and academic excellence, all articles receive editorial review.||| World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled.

Victor’s brother, the Pulitzer-Prize winning novelist Herman Wouk, reportedly based the War and Remembrance character of Palmer Kirby, a CalTech alum and atom bomb developer, on Victor.

Chronicles the life of Victor Wouk, who developed a car in that would become the prototype for the modern hybrid Includes bibliographical and web references (page 46) and index The father of the hybrid car -- From the Bronx to California -- The car man -- Batteries not included -- The invention of the hybrid -- The idea lives onPages: Inan inventor named Victor Wouk developed a prototype for the hybrid, a car that would become the most credible - and commercially successful - alternative to gasoline-powered vehicles.

Read on in this exciting telling of the man behind this important and groundbreaking invention. Author: Callery, Sean. Synopsis This book is suitable for ages 10 to 12 years. Inan inventor named Victor Wouk became a man who could be described as ahead of his time. He had developed a prototype for the hybrid, a car that would become the most credible - and commercially successful - alternative to 5/5(1).

About Victor Wouk. Wouk received his Bachelor’s in electrical engineering from Columbia University () and his Masters and PhD from CalTech.

He worked at Westinghouse at the end of World War II on an ionic centrifuge for separating U isotopes. Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library.

Open Library. Books by Language Additional Collections Journal of materials engineering. Journal of paediatric dentistry. ) Today Wouk himself is celebrated as the “father of the hybrid car” – a car that runs on both electrical batteries and gasoline.

(See the book, “Victor Wouk: The Father of the Hybrid Car,” by Sean Callery, in the juvenile section of several local libraries.Herman Wouk, perhaps best known for his Pulitzer Prize winning book, The Caine Mutiny, is a prolific author and enthusiastic supporter of Jewish culture. Wouk was born in the Bronx on to Abraham Isaac and Esther (neé Levine) Wouk, Russian Jewish immigrants.