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The soul of a new machine

Author: Tracy Kidder
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 1997.
Series: Modern library of the world's best books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With the touch of an expert thriller writer, Tracy Kidder recounts the feverish efforts of a team of Data General researchers to create a new 32-bit superminicomputer.--From publisher description.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kidder, Tracy.
Soul of a new machine.
New York : Modern Library, 1997
(OCoLC)720445560
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tracy Kidder
ISBN: 0679602615 9780679602613
OCLC Number: 36112109
Notes: Series statement from book jacket.
"Originally published in 1981 by Little Brown and Company"--Title page verso.
Description: xii, 384 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Good man in a storm --
How to make a lot of money --
Wars --
Building a team --
Wallach's golden moment --
Midnight programmer --
Flying upside down --
La machine --
Wonderful micromachines --
Workshop --
Case of the missing NAND gate --
Shorter than a season --
Pinball --
Going to the fair --
Last crunch --
Canards --
Dinosaurs.
Series Title: Modern library of the world's best books.
Responsibility: Tracy Kidder.
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With the touch of an expert thriller writer, Tracy Kidder recounts the feverish efforts of a team of Data General researchers to create a new 32-bit superminicomputer.--From publisher description.

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