Fire in the valley: the making of the personal computer

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Osborne/McGraw-Hill, 1984 - Business & Economics - 288 pages
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Chronicles History of Computer Pioneers & the Industry They Founded

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Very informative book about the beginning of personal computer revolution. Was very interesting to read (well, I'm really interested in computer history), got to know many facts that I wasn't even aware of. Read full review

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Too bad it did not cover the other silicon valley activities... Read full review

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Homebrew
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fire in the valley by freiberger and swaine
Paul Freiberger and Michael Swaine's account of the beginning of Silicon Valley and the personal computer
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Apple Computer History - books published in the 1980s. Page 1 of 2
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DEPARTMENT. microreview. Editor: David L. Hannum/AT&T Information. Systems. Some. water. for the. Fire. in the. Valley! Fire in. the Valley, Paul Freiberger ...
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Homebrew Computer Club - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1999 made-for-television movie Pirates of Silicon Valley (and the book on which it is based, Fire in the Valley: The Making of the Personal Computer) ...
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ERCB: DDJ Programmer's Bookshelf April 1997
Review by Eugene Eric Kim Copyright (C) Dr. Dobb's Journal, April, 1997. Eugene, ddj's associate technical editor, can be contacted at eekim@ddj.com. ...
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The Static Page
Fire In The Valley. Michael Swaine and Paul Freiberger have recently updated their classic, Fire In The Valley, a history of how the computer revolution ...
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PERSONAL COMPUTERS; THE ROMANTIC HISTORY OF COMPUTERS - New York Times
PERSONAL COMPUTERS; THE ROMANTIC HISTORY OF COMPUTERS. By ERIK SANDBERG-DIMENT. AS recently as a decade ago the thought of computer books occupying a major ...
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About the author (1984)

Freiberger is a member of the research staff at Interval Research Corp.

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