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The Resource The master switch : the rise and fall of information empire, Tim Wu

The master switch : the rise and fall of information empire, Tim Wu

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The master switch : the rise and fall of information empire
Title
The master switch
Title remainder
the rise and fall of information empire
Statement of responsibility
Tim Wu
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the industrial wars behind the rise and fall of the 20th century's leading information empires traces how such giants as Hollywood, the broadcast networks, and AT&T introduced major new mediums that were eventually centralized in ways that profoundly shaped America's communications practices
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380613
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DLC
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Wu, Tim
Dewey number
384/.041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Telecommunication
  • Information technology
Target audience
adult
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the rise and fall of information empires
Label
The master switch : the rise and fall of information empire, Tim Wu
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Cronos effect -- Radio dreams -- Mr. Vail is a big man -- The time is not ripe for feature films -- Centralize all radio activities -- The paramount ideal -- The foreign attachment -- The fate of FM radio -- Sight and sound -- The legion of decency -- The radicalism of the internet revolution -- The right kind of breakup -- Nixon's cable -- Esperanto for machines -- Broken bell -- Turner does television -- Mass production of the spirit -- AT&T returns -- A surprising wreck -- Father and son -- The separations principle
Control code
ocn515402494
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780307269935
Lccn
2010004137
System control number
(OCoLC)515402494
Label
The master switch : the rise and fall of information empire, Tim Wu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Cronos effect -- Radio dreams -- Mr. Vail is a big man -- The time is not ripe for feature films -- Centralize all radio activities -- The paramount ideal -- The foreign attachment -- The fate of FM radio -- Sight and sound -- The legion of decency -- The radicalism of the internet revolution -- The right kind of breakup -- Nixon's cable -- Esperanto for machines -- Broken bell -- Turner does television -- Mass production of the spirit -- AT&T returns -- A surprising wreck -- Father and son -- The separations principle
Control code
ocn515402494
Dimensions
cm.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780307269935
Lccn
2010004137
System control number
(OCoLC)515402494

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