The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood
James Gleick, the author of the best-sellers '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 - ilokhov - LibraryThing
The premise of this book is rather fascinating and the author has obviously done his research on the topic and structured it well. The material covers the whole of history of information and humanity ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nbmars - LibraryThing
Not surprisingly, the subject of James Gleick’s The Information is the field of knowledge known as “Information Theory.” The theory’s origin can be traced to a seminal article written in 1948 by ... Read full review