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  • Ron White, How Computers Work (1997) (easy illustrated introduction)
  • 40 Years of Intel Processor Timeline @ PCMag.com
  • Video salute to Moore’s Law @ gizmodo.com
  • This networking primer from Novell provides lots of detail about networking.
  • Eddie Kee, Networking Illustrated (1994) (easy illustrated introduction).
  • PBS.org, Networking the Geeks has a history of the rise of networks and the Internet. Follow the “Chapter” and “Section” links for further information.
  • More about layered models for networking, from Cisco