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The Resource Ruling the waves : cycles of discovery, chaos, and wealth from the compass to the Internet, Debora L. Spar

Ruling the waves : cycles of discovery, chaos, and wealth from the compass to the Internet, Debora L. Spar

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Ruling the waves : cycles of discovery, chaos, and wealth from the compass to the Internet
Title
Ruling the waves
Title remainder
cycles of discovery, chaos, and wealth from the compass to the Internet
Statement of responsibility
Debora L. Spar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
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Spar, Debora L.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Technological innovations
  • Technological innovations
  • Information technology
  • Information technology
  • Internet
  • Internet
  • Technology and state
Label
Ruling the waves : cycles of discovery, chaos, and wealth from the compass to the Internet, Debora L. Spar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [385]-389) and index
Contents
  • Prologue: The View from Partenia.
  • p. 1
  • Chapter 1.
  • First Wave.
  • p. 23
  • Chapter 2.
  • Codemakers.
  • p. 60
  • Chapter 3.
  • Radio Days.
  • p. 124
  • Chapter 4.
  • BSkyB and the New Wave of Television.
  • p. 190
  • Chapter 5.
  • Last Stand of the Cypherpunks.
  • p. 244
  • Chapter 6.
  • Trusting Microsoft.
  • p. 287
  • Chapter 7.
  • Space Music.
  • p. 327
  • Chapter 8.
  • Surfing the Barbary Coast.
  • p. 367
  • Selected Bibliography.
  • p. 385
  • Acknowledgments.
  • p. 391
  • Index.
  • p. 393
Control code
ocm46504469
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
403 p.
Isbn
9780156027021
Lccn
2001024256
Note
Law packs 3-5 bib class law
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Ruling the waves : cycles of discovery, chaos, and wealth from the compass to the Internet, Debora L. Spar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [385]-389) and index
Contents
  • Prologue: The View from Partenia.
  • p. 1
  • Chapter 1.
  • First Wave.
  • p. 23
  • Chapter 2.
  • Codemakers.
  • p. 60
  • Chapter 3.
  • Radio Days.
  • p. 124
  • Chapter 4.
  • BSkyB and the New Wave of Television.
  • p. 190
  • Chapter 5.
  • Last Stand of the Cypherpunks.
  • p. 244
  • Chapter 6.
  • Trusting Microsoft.
  • p. 287
  • Chapter 7.
  • Space Music.
  • p. 327
  • Chapter 8.
  • Surfing the Barbary Coast.
  • p. 367
  • Selected Bibliography.
  • p. 385
  • Acknowledgments.
  • p. 391
  • Index.
  • p. 393
Control code
ocm46504469
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
403 p.
Isbn
9780156027021
Lccn
2001024256
Note
Law packs 3-5 bib class law
Other physical details
ill.

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