The Hacker Crackdown: Law and Disorder on the Electronic Frontier

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IndyPublish.com, May 1, 2002 - Computers - 258 pages
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Review: The Hacker Crackdown: Law and Disorder on the Electronic Frontier

User Review  - Erik - Goodreads

The book gives a great history and insight to the development of the telephone and internet and the hackers and crackers that it inspired. It brought back memories. It was the first e-book that I ever ... Read full review

Review: The Hacker Crackdown: Law and Disorder on the Electronic Frontier

User Review  - Kana - Goodreads

Summary The Hacker Crackdown is a dated piece of work, but is a good historical record of the development of hackers, phreakers, and their nearly immediate bond with the telecommunications systems ... Read full review

About the author (2002)

Bruce Sterling is a recent winner of the Nebula Award and the author of the nonfiction book "The Hacker Crackdown" as well as novels and short story collections. He co-authored, with William Gibson, the critically acclaimed novel "The Difference Engine." He lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and daughter.

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