Flowchart: Understanding the Web, for Fans of Charles Dickens

In this latest installment, the author of “Everything Explained Through Flowcharts” (out Tuesday) travels to 19th (and 31st) century London–braving the plague, Jack the Ripper, and countless robbery attempts–to explain the 20th century’s most life-changing tool.

About the author

Doogie Horner is a writer, designer, and stand-up comedian. He is the author of Everything Explained Through Flowcharts (Harper Collins, 2010) and Dirty Jokes Every Man Should Know (Quirk, 2009)