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Return to the Little Kingdom How Apple and Steve Jobs Changed the World

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ISBN-10: 1590202813

ISBN-13: 9781590202814

Edition: 2009

Authors: Michael Moritz

List price: $27.95
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Twenty five years later, revisiting the first authorized biography of Apple and its co-founder and celebrity CEO, Steve Jobs In 1984, The Little Kingdom: The Private Story of Apple Computertold the story of Apple’s first decade alongside the histories of Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. Now, completely revised and expanded, Return to the Little Kingdomis the definitive biography of Apple and its founders from the very beginning. Moritz brings readers inside the childhood homes of Jobs and Wozniak and records how they dropped out of college and founded Apple in 1976. He follows the fortunes of the company through the mid-1980s, and in new material, tracks the development of Apple to the present…    
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Book details

List price: $27.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Overlook Press, The
Publication date: 10/29/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 352
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English

Sir Michael Moritz was born in Cardiff, studied Modern History at Oxford and began his career as a journalist at Time magazine in the US in the late 1970s. It was during this period that he met the young Steve Jobs and began work on the first book about Apple, The Little Kingdom: the Private Story of Apple Computer, which was published in 1984 and has become an industry classic. Moritz co-wrote a second business book, Going for Broke: The Chrysler Story, before changing career in 1986 and joining Sequoia Capital, based in the heart of Silicon Valley, California. In 2009, almost thirty years after it was first published, Moritz revised and expanded his book on Apple in The Return to the…    

Acknowledgments
Prologue
Introduction
Boomtown by the Bay
Super Secret Sky Spies
Carburetors and Microphones
The Cream Soda Computer
The Conductor
The Little Blue Box
Honey and Nuts
Buckets of Noise
Stanley Zeber Zenskanitsky
Half Right
A Lot of Poop
Mercedes and a Corvette
What a Motherboard
Up to Spec
The Best Salesmen
The Bozo Explosion
The Platinum Credit Card
Welcome IBM, Seriously
Epilogue
Index