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User Review  - dvf1976 - LibraryThing

Steve Jobs was one demanding S.O.B.,Bill Gates was one ruthless businessman, and the Macintosh team was a premier example of just a few people changing the whole industry. Read full review

Review: Revolution in The Valley: The Insanely Great Story of How the Mac Was Made

User Review  - Alpo - Goodreads

When the focus is not on Steve Jobs alone and the business side of things, the history of the Mac shows a more human face and one that can feel more familiar to those that have been involved in the early days of a startup. Read full review

Review: Revolution in The Valley: The Insanely Great Story of How the Mac Was Made

User Review  - Rakesh Nadig - Goodreads

The best thing about this book is, it tells the Apple and Macintosh story without the spotlight on Steve Jobs. Some stories are interesting and funny & depicts the culture of Apple and members of the ... Read full review

Review: Revolution in The Valley: The Insanely Great Story of How the Mac Was Made

User Review  - David - Goodreads

I feel like I read most of this book on the folklore website. Probably; it's a subject I was very interested in. Revolution in the Valley provides a lot of first hand information about the genesis of the Macintosh. Read full review

Review: Revolution in The Valley: The Insanely Great Story of How the Mac Was Made

User Review  - David Li - Goodreads

LSD is the source of insane creativity... ;) Read full review

Review: Revolution in The Valley: The Insanely Great Story of How the Mac Was Made

User Review  - Stephen - Goodreads

Very enjoyable collection of anecdotes by one of the original team that launched the Apple Macintosh. For Mac-aficionados and people interested in the birth of personal computing it's a really ... Read full review

Review: Revolution in The Valley: The Insanely Great Story of How the Mac Was Made

User Review  - Eric Shamow - Goodreads

Very nearly a five star review for this one, and I'd say that if you haven't read any of the stories on the brilliant folklore.org, you should add a star. I was depressed to discover while reading ... Read full review

Review: Revolution in The Valley: The Insanely Great Story of How the Mac Was Made

User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

Really good read. Though I readily admit that some of the computer-specific stuff (detailed bits on programming, memory usage, etc.) were a bit over my head, I really enjoyed the book as a whole. The ... Read full review

Review: Revolution in The Valley: The Insanely Great Story of How the Mac Was Made

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

Practically everything in this book is available for free at folklore.org, but the stories are so revealing and entertaining that you won't mind. Plus, you get lots of illustrations and photos, along ... Read full review

Review: Revolution in The Valley: The Insanely Great Story of How the Mac Was Made

User Review  - Ben Galbraith - Goodreads

If it were less disjointed and more comprehensive, I would give it five stars. As a narrative, it's only worth three, but the high production values of the book bump up its value to four. If you're a fan of the Mac, it's a must-have. Read full review


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