Book description:Genre: History
1st ed. of "Charles Dickens in Cyberspace: The Afterlife of the Nineteenth Century in Postmodern Culture".
ISBN 13: 9780195160512
Number of pages: 327
Charles Dickens in Cyberspace opens a window on a startling set of literary and scientific links between contemporary American culture and the nineteenth-century heritage it often repudiates.
Surveying a wide range of novelists, scientists, filmmakers, and theorists from the past two centuries, Jay Clayton traces the concealed circuits that connect the telegraph with the I