| Vintage Books, March 6, 2012, cover price $16.95 | About this edition:
A New York Times Notable BookA Los Angeles Times and Cleveland Plain Dealer Best Book of the YearFrom the bestselling author of the acclaimed Chaos and Genius comes a thoughtful and provocative exploration of the big ideas of the modern era: Information, communication, and information theory.
| Pantheon Books, February 15, 2011, cover price $28.95
| Unabridged edition (Random House, March 1, 2011), cover price $50.00 | About this edition:
James Gleick, the author of the best sellers Chaos and Genius, now brings us a work just as astonishing and masterly: a revelatory chronicle and meditation that shows how information has become the modern era’s defining qualityâthe blood, the fuel, the vital principle of our world.