To Gauge the Internet, Listen

To Gauge the Internet, Listen to the Steam Engine

By WILLIAM J. HOLSTEIN

The Internet’s impact is only beginning, says the author John Steele Gordon.

John Steele Gordon did not pass judgment on the Internet in his book, “The Business of America.” In a recent interview, however, he did have some things to say about dot-com mania and its historical precedents.

I should read this.