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Steve Jobs : the man who thought different : a biography

Author: Karen Blumenthal
Publisher: New York : Feiwel and Friends, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Traces the inspiring life and career of the late founder of Apple, covering topics ranging from his struggles as an adopted child and a college dropout to his Buddhist faith and friendship with Steve Wozniak, in a portrait framed around his inspirational Stanford University commencement speech.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Young adult nonfiction
Biographies
History
Juvenile works
1110L
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Steve Jobs; Steve Jobs; Steve Jobs; Steve Jobs; Steve Jobs; Steve Jobs
Material Type: Biography, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Blumenthal
ISBN: 9781250015570 125001557X 9781250014450 125001445X 9780329933319 0329933310
OCLC Number: 759913944
Awards: Award for Excellence in Nonfiction finalist, 2013
Target Audience: 1110
Description: 310 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction : Three stories --
Part 1 : Seeds ; Woz ; Phreaks ; College ; Searching ; Apple ; Garage ; Apple II ; Rich ; Pirates ; Sculley --
Part 2 : Next ; Family ; Siliwood ; Return ; Different ; Turnaround ; Music --
Part 3 : Cancer ; Redemption ; Life ; Legacy.
Responsibility: by Karen Blumenthal.
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Traces the inspiring life and career of the late founder of Apple, covering topics ranging from his struggles as an adopted child and a college dropout to his Buddhist faith and friendship with Steve Wozniak, in a portrait framed around his inspirational Stanford University commencement speech.

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