30 stories - from telegraph cables to data glasses
A life without technical networks? Hard to imagine! Information and communication networks have taken on greater and greater importance in our lives. This book unites 30 historical and contemporary objects which people have used to network among themselves and to exchange information: from the telegraph cable to data eyeglasses. Extraordinary stories from the lives of these “network things” elucidate the cultural and technical background of the networking phenomenon.
New Contributions to Industrial Heritage and the History of Technology 
Paperback, 176 Seiten, 21 x 25,9 cm, 81 farbige und 24 s/w-Abbildungen, englisch