Wiring the world : the social and cultural creation of global telegraph networks /
'Wiring the World' is a cultural and social history that explores how the large Anglo-American cable companies won out over alternative visions. Bitter rivalries emerged over telegram prices, visions for world peace, scientific innovation, and the role of the nation-state. Such struggles d...
New York :
Columbia University Press,
|Series:||Columbia studies in international and global history.
|Online Access:||Available via EBSCO eBook Collection |
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