RE: What is "The Internet" TCP/IP or UNIX-to-UNIX ? (Jim Mercer)

The ability to build dirt-cheap networks over crappy phone lines

>and using some no-name PCs as message and packet routers was
>noticed, see for example: "Developing Networks in Less
>Industrialized Nations" by Larry Press

Heck, I even wrote my PhD dissertation ( on it. And among the 848 references, this "Antonov" character ( even gets quoted three times (assuming you're not also V.S.Antonov who wrote "Interfacing Tasks of Systems SM and ES Computers and Ways of Their Solution" in 1983).