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What the Dormouse Said

How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry

John Markoff

Most histories of the personal computer industry focus on technology or business. John Markoff's landmark book is about the culture and consciousness behind the first PCs--the culture being counter- and the consciousness expanded, sometimes chemically. It's a brilliant evocation of Stanford, California, in the 1960s and '70s, where a group of visio...
Publish Date
2006
February 28
First Published in 2005
Goodreads rating
3.82
ISBN
9780143036760
Recommendations
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About the hippy origins of the personal computer industry.     source