Perspectives on American Progress: The Internet Connects Us All, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Heather C. Hudak
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532153813
  • ISBN-13: 9781532153815
  • DDC: 004.678
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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The creation of the Internet has brought the world together and made possible a vast array of new technologies and services. This book examines the history of the Internet from multiple perspectives, including those of computer scientists Leonard Kleinrock, Vinton Cerf, and Tim Berners-Lee. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Bringing the World Together.
2: Introducing Arpanet.
3: A New Protocol.
4: Creating the Web.
5: Internet Ownership.
Important Dates.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Authors.