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Author Jefferis, David.

Title Cyber space : virtual reality and the World Wide Web / David Jefferis.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Crabtree Pub., [1999]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Erie PL Stacks - ERIG-7  J 004 JEF    AVAILABLE
 Lanark PL Stacks - LNLY-14  004 JEF    AVAILABLE
 Lanark PL Stacks - LNLY-14    AVAILABLE
 Plano CLD Juvenile Non-Fiction - PDBB-4  J 004 JEF    AVAILABLE
 Plano CUSD 88 - HS Adult Non-Fiction - PHSB-4  004 JEF    AVAILABLE
 Princeton PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - PRGG-8  J 004 JEF    AVAILABLE
 Silvis PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - SVPG-6  J 004 JEF    AVAILABLE
 Yorkville PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - YKBB-4  J 004 JEF    AVAILABLE
Description 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Megatech
Note Includes index.
Contents Exploring cyberspace: Information highway -- Telecom revolution: From semaphore to internet -- Internet world: birth of the internet: Pictures, graphics, and more -- Cyberspace surfing: From desktop to the world -- Cyber connections: Virtual reality: Technology of the 'nearly real' -- Cyber surgeons: Saving lives with electronics -- VR universe: Into space with micro-spacecraft -- CGI: Graphics: Visual magic with computers -- Digital movies: Special effects at the cinema -- Dark side: Enemies of the people -- Summary -- Connected world: Some future possibilities -- Reference section: Time track: ENIAC, ARPA net, and more -- Glossary: Terms and concepts -- Index.
Summary Surveys digital technology from the early days of computers to virtual reality and the World Wide Web, describing the uses of computer simulation in flight, battle, hazardous environments, and entertainment.
Audience IG 1060 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.3 1.0 29887.
Reading Counts RC 3-5 4.5 3 Quiz: 19046.
Subject Computers -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Computer simulation -- Juvenile literature.
Virtual reality -- Juvenile literature.
World Wide Web -- Juvenile literature.
Computer simulation.
Virtual reality.
Ordinateurs -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Informatique -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Simulation par ordinateur -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Réalité virtuelle -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Web -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Added Title Cyberspace
ISBN 0778700577 paper
9780778700579 paper
077870047X rlb
9780778700470 rlb

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