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Episode 3 – “Networld War”

Host Niall Ferguson focuses on the geopolitics of our interconnected world.

Episode 2 – “Winner Takes All”

Looking at the history of the Victorian telegraph pioneers and rival computer networks.

Episode 1 – “Disruption”

Niall Ferguson explores the history of social networks.

About Niall Ferguson’s Networld

From the Reformation and 17th century witch-hunting, through the American Revolution and to the nightmare visions of Orwell’s 1984, Ferguson explores the intersection of social media, technology and the spread of cultural movements.

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