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Triumph of the nerds : an irreverent history of the PC industry

Author: Robert X Cringely; Oregon Public Broadcasting.; John Gau Productions.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); Ambrose Video Publishing.
Publisher: New York, NY : Ambrose Video, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An irreverent, witty and energetic history of the personal computer industry and its creators, based on the best-selling book, Accidental Empires.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert X Cringely; Oregon Public Broadcasting.; John Gau Productions.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); Ambrose Video Publishing.
OCLC Number: 123265176
Credits: Series producers: John Gau and Stephen Segaller ; Series director: Paul Sen ; editor: Michael Duxbury.
Performer(s): Written and presented by Bob Cringely.
Description: 3 videocassettes (3 hr.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. + 3 teacher's guides
Details: VHS.
Contents: v. 1. Impressing their friends --
v. 2. Riding the bear --
v. 3. Great artists steal.
Responsibility: written and presented by Bob Cringely ; a co-production of Oregon Public Broadcasting and John Gau Productions for PBS [and others].

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An irreverent, witty and energetic history of the personal computer industry and its creators, based on the best-selling book, Accidental Empires.

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