*Note I am not a technical person so excuse any misunderstandings on my part here.

I am looking to get a sense of how the entire system looks like as a whole starting from the physical hardware (such as miners and full nodes) to overlaying networks (node transaction relays maybe?) to mobile clients omitting and receiving transaction data.

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If I recall correctly, I believe there is a diagram like that in the O'Reily book Mastering Bitcoin by Andreas Antonopoulos. It shows the different types of nodes and how they interact on the network.


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