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Tubes (2012) traces the internet's history, from its modest beginnings at a few US universities to its present superstructure status. You'll learn about the internet's physical elements, such as fibre cables, hubs, and large internet exchange points.

Andrew Blum is a journalist based in New York who has written for Wired, the Wall Street Journal, Vanity Fair, and Popular Science.
  • Internet nerds
  • People who want to learn how networks operate
  • Those who are interested in the relationship between geography and the internet