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

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In 1984, The Little Kingdom told the story of Apple's first decade alongside the histories of Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. Now Moritz revisits his classic biography in light of what Apple has become, offering for the first time in paperback the only from the ground up account of Apple's early years.

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Return to the Little Kingdom: Steve Jobs and the Creation of Apple

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Overview

In 1984, The Little Kingdom told the story of Apple's first decade alongside the histories of Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. Now Moritz revisits his classic biography in light of what Apple has become, offering for the first time in paperback the only from the ground up account of Apple's early years.

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Business Week
Superb reporting ...written at a crackling pace.
The New York Times
A fascinating story.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781590204016
  • Publisher: Overlook Press, The
  • Publication date: 11/2/2010
  • Pages: 352
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 7.90 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

A former journalist, Michael Moritz is now a venture capitalist with Sequoia Capital and a former member of the board of directors of Google, Inc. In 2007 he appeared in the Time 100, and in 2008 and 2009 was ranked #2 on Forbes' “Midas List” of top dealmakers in the technology industry. He lives in San Francisco with his wife and two children.
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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 9

Prologue 11

Introduction 17

Boomtown by the Bay 29

Super Secret Sky Spies 33

Carburetors and Microphones 44

The Cream Soda Computer 49

The Conductor 71

The Little Blue Box 78

Honey and Nuts 94

Buckets of Noise 110

Stanley Zeber Zenskanitsky 124

Half Right 143

A Lot of Poop 163

Mercedes and a Corvette 177

What a Motherboard 193

Up to Spec 203

The Best Salesmen 223

The Bozo Explosion 247

The Platinum Credit Card 275

Welcome IBM, Seriously - 295

Epilogue 326

Index 345

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