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The Resource Wiring the world : the social and cultural creation of global telegraph networks, Simone M. Müller

Wiring the world : the social and cultural creation of global telegraph networks, Simone M. Müller

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Wiring the world : the social and cultural creation of global telegraph networks
Title
Wiring the world
Title remainder
the social and cultural creation of global telegraph networks
Statement of responsibility
Simone M. Müller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Müller, Simone M
Dewey number
384.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HE7631
LC item number
.M85 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Columbia studies in international and global history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Telegraph
  • Transatlantic cables
  • Telegraph
  • Telegraph
  • Telegraph
  • Transatlantic cables
  • Telegrafie
  • Atlantique (océan)
  • Etats-Unis
  • Europe
  • Media Studies
Label
Wiring the world : the social and cultural creation of global telegraph networks, Simone M. Müller
Link
http://d-nb.info/1103154079/04
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Introduction: actors of globalization and the wiring of the world -- Atlantic beginnings : the class of 1866 and the formation of "telegraphic" networks -- Come to wire the world : world economy and the battle for Atlantic cable supremacy -- The imagined globe : of the electric union, universal peace and the "great civilizer" -- Weltcommunication : economic intelligence, global news and "social messaging" -- The world's telegraphic knowledge and the professionalization of the telegraph engineer -- The politics of the world's electric nerves : strategic nationalism, cable diplomacy, and imperial control -- Conclusion: the class of 1866 and globalization -- Appendix: the actors' biographies -- Bibliography
Control code
ocn917888441
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 371 pages
Isbn
9780231174329
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015024700
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9780231174329
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o917888441
  • (OCoLC)917888441
Label
Wiring the world : the social and cultural creation of global telegraph networks, Simone M. Müller
Link
http://d-nb.info/1103154079/04
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Introduction: actors of globalization and the wiring of the world -- Atlantic beginnings : the class of 1866 and the formation of "telegraphic" networks -- Come to wire the world : world economy and the battle for Atlantic cable supremacy -- The imagined globe : of the electric union, universal peace and the "great civilizer" -- Weltcommunication : economic intelligence, global news and "social messaging" -- The world's telegraphic knowledge and the professionalization of the telegraph engineer -- The politics of the world's electric nerves : strategic nationalism, cable diplomacy, and imperial control -- Conclusion: the class of 1866 and globalization -- Appendix: the actors' biographies -- Bibliography
Control code
ocn917888441
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 371 pages
Isbn
9780231174329
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015024700
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9780231174329
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o917888441
  • (OCoLC)917888441

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