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America's information wars : the untold story of information systems in America's conflicts and politics from World War II to the internet age

Author: Colin B Burke
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
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"This book narrates the development of science and intelligence information systems and technologies in the U.S. from World War II through today. The story ranges from a description of the information systems and machines of the 1940s to the rise of a huge international science information industry, and to the 1990's Open Access-Open Culture"--
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Burke, Colin B., 1936- author.
America's information wars
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
(DLC) 2018028178
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin B Burke
ISBN: 9781538112458 1538112450
OCLC Number: 1005202870
Awards: Winner of ASIST Best Information Science Book of the Year 2018.
Description: xv, 373 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Information at war with Hitler and Tojo, then with Stalin --
Cold War information policies and lives --
Information's troubled golden age to the era of access.
Responsibility: Colin B. Burke.

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