From the Publisher
"Thanks to Wolff...the cyberswamp may have just become a little less murky."
"One of the more complete, well-organized guides to online topics."
"NetGuide will keep you from wandering around aimlessly on the internet,
and is full of good ideas for where to pull over."
"NetGuide is the liveliest, most readable online guide yet."
"The best attempt yet at categorizing and organizing all the great stuff you can find out there. It's the book people keep stealing off my desk."
--Joshua Quittner, New York Newsday
From the Inside Flap
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NetGuide is the first in Dell's new series of Internet guidebooks. It is a comprehensive volume divided into helpful sections that provide simple, practical advice about everything readers need to know to surf the net: from choosing a modem to finding the right online service to locating the obscurest of sites. NetGuide provides a fun and informative list of Web sites in the following subject areas:
ò Entertainment (including movies, television, music)
ò Fun & Games (including comics, cartoons, video games)
ò Home & Health
ò The Digital World
ò Virtual Newsstand (including magazines, newspapers)
ò Politics & Government (including international, domestic)
ò Dollars & Sense (including personal finance, taxes)
In addition to other subject areas, NetGuidealso includes hundreds of Internet addresses for current information on topics ranging from television shows, to music, to literature (check out the Online University site at cc.columbia.edu/acis/bartleby/index.html, for electronic versions of such classics as Moby Dick), and everything else in between.
Packed with invaluable advice, NetGuideis the most complete listing of what's on the net and how to get there. The ultimate guide for every Internet user, from part-time browsers to full-time "netheads," NetGuideis now finally available in a convenient paperback edition.