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The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Pantheon Books
Publication date February 15, 2011
Pages 416
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780307379573
ISBN-10 0307379574
Original list price $28.95
Other format details sci/tech
Summaries and Reviews
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from Vintage Books (March 6, 2012)
9781400096237 | details & prices | 526 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.08 lbs | List price $16.95
About: From 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.
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from Pantheon Books (February 15, 2011)
9780307379573 | details & prices | 416 pages | List price $28.95
CD/Spoken Word
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With Rob Shapiro (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Random House (March 1, 2011)
9780307914965 | details & prices | 5.50 × 6.50 × 1.75 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $50.00
About: 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 quality—the blood, the fuel, the vital principle of our world.

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