Wiring the World: The Social and Cultural Creation of Global Telegraph Networks

  • Simone M. Müller

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  • Simone M. Müller

  • The book contains a cultural and social history that explores how the large Anglo-American cable companies won out over alternative visions. This book helps an eclectic group of engineers, entrepreneurs, politicians, and media visionaries then they developed this technology into a telecommunications system that spread a particular vision of civilization but not everyone wanted to wire the world the same way.

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  • The book contains a cultural and social history that explores how the large Anglo-American cable companies won out over alternative visions. This book helps an eclectic group of engineers, entrepreneurs, politicians, and media visionaries then they developed this technology into a telecommunications system that spread a particular vision of civilization but not everyone wanted to wire the world the same way.

  • ISBN : 9780231540261

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  • ISBN : 9780231540261

  • Publisher : Columbia University Press

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  • Publisher : Columbia University Press

  • Year of Publication : 2016

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  • Year of Publication : 2016