The information : a history, a theory, a flood

From the invention of scripts and alphabets to the long misunderstood "talking drums" of Africa, James Gleick tells the story of information technologies that changed the very nature of human consciousness. He also provides portraits of the key figures contributing to the inexorable develo...

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Main Author: Gleick, James.
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, c2011.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (416 p.) : ill.
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