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The Resource The Victorian Internet : the remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth century's on-line pioneers, Tom Standage ; foreword by Vinton Cerf

The Victorian Internet : the remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth century's on-line pioneers, Tom Standage ; foreword by Vinton Cerf

Label
The Victorian Internet : the remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth century's on-line pioneers
Title
The Victorian Internet
Title remainder
the remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth century's on-line pioneers
Statement of responsibility
Tom Standage ; foreword by Vinton Cerf
Title variation
Victorian Internet
Title variation remainder
the remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth centurys on-line pioneers
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a historical review of the telegraph network, from its invention by Samuel Morse in the nineteenth century to the present day, exploring the social and political effects it has had on the world throughout its existence
Writing style
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202105
Cataloging source
AU@
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Standage, Tom
Dewey number
384.109
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HE7631
LC item number
.S677 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cerf, Vinton G.
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True
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Telegraph
Target audience
adult
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the remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth century's on-line pioneers
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Label
The Victorian Internet : the remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth century's on-line pioneers, Tom Standage ; foreword by Vinton Cerf
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Secondary edition statement from page xi
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-221) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The mother of all networks -- Strange, fierce fire -- Electric skeptics -- The thrill electric -- Wiring the world -- Steam-powered messages -- Codes, hackers, and cheats -- Love over the wires -- War and peace in the global village -- Information overload -- Decline and fall -- The legacy of the telegraph
Control code
ocn875353814
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Paperback edition 2014, New edition.
Extent
xix, 233 pages
Isbn
9781620405925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)875353814
Label
The Victorian Internet : the remarkable story of the telegraph and the nineteenth century's on-line pioneers, Tom Standage ; foreword by Vinton Cerf
Publication
Copyright
Note
Secondary edition statement from page xi
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-221) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The mother of all networks -- Strange, fierce fire -- Electric skeptics -- The thrill electric -- Wiring the world -- Steam-powered messages -- Codes, hackers, and cheats -- Love over the wires -- War and peace in the global village -- Information overload -- Decline and fall -- The legacy of the telegraph
Control code
ocn875353814
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Paperback edition 2014, New edition.
Extent
xix, 233 pages
Isbn
9781620405925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)875353814

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