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User Review  - epersonae - LibraryThing

I'm still sort of processing this book a week later. All the status updates I posted are notes I wrote on paper while I was reading, alas I ran out of scraps while sick in bed, somewhere around pg 350 ... Read full review

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All About Me : "hi'' my name is Nazim Hossen and I'm a third grader at Benson Hill Elementary school and I am 8 years old, when I grow up I want to be an inventor.

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A fantastic story, inspiring to anyone who has ever had a fascination with computers. I have a great, new, respect for the people that are documented in this book. The things that they did were incredible for the time and they advanced society's technology against great odds.

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A very good book and very inspiring but can't help think Levy has a huge man crush on some of the old hackers. Some of the activities like breaking into the work shop for tools seem to be praised. They may have not meant to do wrong but not something to lookup to them for. Otherwise well written and entertaining. 

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This book catalyzed my interest in computers, and in writing software.

Review: Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution

User Review  - Nicole - Goodreads

This is just the most romantic book about computers. Read full review

Review: Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution

User Review  - Robb Fitzsimmons - Goodreads

Really really enjoyed this. So many places around Cambridge and Palo Alto had new history after I finished. Read full review

Review: Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution

User Review  - Noah - Goodreads

This book is divided into three basic sections. The first, about MIT hackers in the 1950's and 1960's, is outstanding. The second, about homebrew hardware culture in the Bay Area in the 1960's and ... Read full review

Review: Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution

User Review  - Connor - Goodreads

Part exciting adventure, part depressing commentary about society. I was awed by the First Generation of Hackers, and slightly depressed by the other two... Read full review


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