- Hardcover: 656 pages
- Publisher: Simon & Schuster; 1st edition (Oct. 24 2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1451648537
- ISBN-13: 978-1451648539
- Product Dimensions: 15.5 x 4.8 x 23.5 cm
- Shipping Weight: 980 g
- Average Customer Review: 203 customer reviews
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,131 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
Steve Jobs Hardcover – Oct 24 2011
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“. . . a wonderfully robust biography that not only tracks Jobs’ life but also serves as a history of digital technology. What makes the book come alive, though, is Isaacson’s ability to shape the story as a kind of archetypal fantasy: the flawed hero, the noble quest, the holy grail, the death of the king.” — starred, Booklist “Isaacson’s exhaustively researched but well-paced, candid and gripping narrative gives us a great warts-and-all portrait of an entrepreneurial spirit – and one of the best accounts yet of the human side of the computer biz.” — Publishers Weekly --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
About the Author
Walter Isaacson, University Professor of History at Tulane, has been CEO of the Aspen Institute, chairman of CNN, and editor of Time magazine. He is the author of Leonardo da Vinci; The Innovators; Steve Jobs; Einstein: His Life and Universe; Benjamin Franklin: An American Life; and Kissinger: A Biography, and the coauthor of The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made. Facebook: Walter Isaacson, Twitter: @WalterIsaacsonSee all Product description
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