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How America got on-line

politics, markets, and the revolution in telecommunications
  • 241 Pages
  • 0.64 MB
  • English
M.E. Sharpe , Armonk, N.Y
Telecommunication -- United States -- History., Entrepreneurship -- United States -- History., Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- United States -- History., Information society -- United States -- His
StatementAlan Stone.
LC ClassificationsHE7775
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 241p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22349367M
ISBN 101563245760, 1563245779

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