The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood
James Gleick, the author of the bestsellers Chaos and Genius, brings us his crowning work: a revelatory chronicle that shows how information has become the modern era's defining quality--the blood, the fuel, the vital principle of our world.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - dhmontgomery - LibraryThing
A fascinating general-audience overview of the central issue of our time: information overload. More specifically, this is a history of efforts to understand information, from Early Modern ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - GeoffSC - LibraryThing
A fascinating read, probably because of my eclectic interests in science, communication, analysis and having worked through computer history. I skip read a lot of the technical stuff but overall it ... Read full review