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On the Way to the Web: The Secret History of the Internet and Its Founders
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Apress
Publication date August 11, 2008
Pages 215
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781430208693
ISBN-10 1430208694
Dimensions 1 by 6.25 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.15 lbs.
Original list price $22.99
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On the Way to the Web: The Secret History of the Internet and Its Founders is an absorbing chronicle of the inventive, individualistic, and often cantankerous individuals who set the Internet free. Michael A. Banks describes how the online population created a new culture and turned a new frontier into their vision of the future.

This book will introduce you to the innovators who laid the foundation for the Internet and the World Wide Web, the man who invented online chat, and the people who invented the products all of us use online every day. Learn where, when, how and why the Internet came into being, and exactly what hundreds of thousands of people were doing online before the Web. See who was behind it all, and what inspired them.



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from Apress (August 11, 2008)
9781430208693 | details & prices | 215 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $22.99
About: On the Way to the Web: The Secret History of the Internet and Its Founders is an absorbing chronicle of the inventive, individualistic, and often cantankerous individuals who set the Internet free.
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from Apress (October 24, 2012)
9781430250746 | details & prices | 215 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $19.99
About: On the Way to the Web: The Secret History of the Internet and Its Founders is an absorbing chronicle of the inventive, individualistic, and often cantankerous individuals who set the Internet free.

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