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Author DiPiazza, Francesca, 1961-

Title Friend me! : six hundred years of social networking in America / by Francesca Davis DiPiazza.

Imprint Minneapolis, MN : Twenty-First Century Books, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 302.3 DIP    Available
Description 112 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A string of beads : uniting native nations -- The knitted city : puritan New England -- Coffee and conversation : a notion of freedom -- People skills : creating community in slavery -- A very social time : networking in a new nation -- Wired! : love, death, and the telegraph -- Small world : XX -- Hardwired : from earth to the stars -- Source notes -- Selected bibliography -- Further reading and website.
Summary Chronicles social networking and communication throughout the history of America, from Native American councils to the SETI program.
Subject Social networks -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Social groups -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Communities -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Social networks -- History.
Social groups -- History.
Communities -- History.
Social networking -- United States -- History.
Social groups -- United States -- History.
Community life -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9780761358695 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
0761358692 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)

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