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Soul of a New Machine - 81 edition

Soul of a New Machine - 81 edition

ISBN13: 9780316491976

ISBN10: 0316491977

Soul of a New Machine by Tracy Kidder - ISBN 9780316491976
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 81
Copyright: 1981
Publisher: Backbay Books
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Soul of a New Machine by Tracy Kidder - ISBN 9780316491976

ISBN13: 9780316491976

ISBN10: 0316491977

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 81
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Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of the twentieth century

Computers have changed since 1981, when Tracy Kidder indelibly recorded the drama, comedy, and excitement of one company's efforts to bring a new microcomputer to market. What has changed little, however, is computer culture: the feverish pace of the high-tech industry, the mystique of programmers, the go-for-broke approach to business that has caused so many computer companies to win big (or go belly up), and the cult of pursuing mind-bending technological innovations. By tracing computer culture to its roots, by exploring the ''soul'' of the ''machine'' that has revolutionized the world, Kidder succeeds as no other writer has done in capturing the essential spirit of the computer age.

Author Bio

Kidder, Tracy :

Tracy Kidder received both the Pulitzer Prize and the American Book Award for The Soul of a New Machine. His other bestselling books include House, Among Schoolchildren, and, most recently, Hometown.