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Geeks: How Two Lost Boys Rode the Internet Out of Idaho

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Synopsis:

The eye-opening, heart-rending account of how an alienated and disenfranchised generation is finding solidarity, opportunity, and hope on the Internet, by the author of "Running to the Mountain."

About the Author


Jon Katz is the author of Running to the Mountain and Virtuous Reality, as well as six novels. He has written for Wired, New York, GQ, Hotwired, and the New York Times and was twice nominated for the National Magazine Award for articles in Rolling Stone. He writes for Slashdot.org and the Freedom Forum's website "Free!" on the Web. He lives in Montclair, New Jersey with his wife, Paula Span. He can be e-mailed at jonkatz@slashdot.org.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375502989
Subtitle:
(how two lost boys rode the Internet out of Idaho )
Author:
Katz, Jon
Publisher:
Broadway Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Internet - General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Internet (computer network)
Subject:
Social aspects
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
Humor
Subject:
Electronic data processing personnel
Subject:
Computer technicians
Subject:
Telecommunications engineers
Subject:
Social Aspects - General
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Subject:
Juvenile materials
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
1st Broadway Books trade pbk. ed.
Series Volume:
no. 962
Publication Date:
2001
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xlii, 208 p.
Dimensions:
7.57x5.83x.91 in. .77 lbs.

Related Subjects

Computers and Internet » Computers Reference » History and Society
Computers and Internet » Computers Reference » Social Aspects » General
Science and Mathematics » History of Science » Technology

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