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The Victorian Internet: The Remarkable Story of the Telegraph and the Nineteenth Century's On-Line Pioneers
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Walker & Co
Publication date October 1, 1998
Pages 227
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780802713421
ISBN-10 0802713424
Dimensions 1 by 6 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.85 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $22.00
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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. (view table of contents)
Amazon.com description: Product Description: 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.

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from Walker & Co (October 1, 1998)
9780802713421 | details & prices | 227 pages | 6.00 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $22.00
About: 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
Paperback
Book cover for 9780425171691 Book cover for 9781620405925
 
Revised edition from Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA (February 25, 2014)
9781620405925 | details & prices | 233 pages | 5.00 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $16.00
About: The Victorian Internet tells the colorful story of the telegraph's creation and remarkable impact, and of the visionaries, oddballs, and eccentrics who pioneered it, from the eighteenth-century French scientist Jean-Antoine Nollet to Samuel F.
Reprint edition from Berkley Pub Group (October 1, 1999)
9780425171691 | details & prices | 227 pages | 6.25 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.46 lbs | List price $14.00
About: 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

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