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Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

A very good book which updated my knowledge of the Internet's ph

A very good book which updated my knowledge of the Internet's physical infrastructure. I liked the logical way the author laid out the material and took his journey. I recommend to anyone looking for a layperson's guide to the Internet's physical layout. I read in No...
A very good book which updated my knowledge of the Internet's physical infrastructure. I liked the logical way the author laid out the material and took his journey. I recommend to anyone looking for a layperson's guide to the Internet's physical layout. I read in Nook format and found it easy to use.

posted by webspelunker on July 8, 2012

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Most Helpful Critical Review

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

All the information you can get from this book can fit into two

All the information you can get from this book can fit into two pages, the rest is overly worded filler. I kept hoping it would get better but it doesn't. There is something about a well crafted non-fiction book where it leads you on a logical journey and at the end you...
All the information you can get from this book can fit into two pages, the rest is overly worded filler. I kept hoping it would get better but it doesn't. There is something about a well crafted non-fiction book where it leads you on a logical journey and at the end you feel like you learned about subject that was important. This was a journey to superficial information and it seemed to take forever to get there.

posted by brandsxb on August 31, 2012

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  • Posted August 31, 2012

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    All the information you can get from this book can fit into two

    All the information you can get from this book can fit into two pages, the rest is overly worded filler. I kept hoping it would get better but it doesn't. There is something about a well crafted non-fiction book where it leads you on a logical journey and at the end you feel like you learned about subject that was important. This was a journey to superficial information and it seemed to take forever to get there.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 1, 2012

    Interesting book, but.....

    I bought this e-book for over $13, planning to read it and then share it with my wife. I have a Nook, she has a Kindle. The book is "protected" with DRM encryption, and can't be shared by any other reader, even if they load Nook for PC on their computer. The only alternative would be for me to lend my Nook to my wife for as long as she'd take to read the book. So, my $13 bucks got me one read, by me.

    I do NOT recommend anyone buy this e-book - spend a few dollars more for the physical book, read it, share it, donate it as you wish.

    1 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 23, 2013

    boring dull sorry I brought the book

    awful awful

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