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Parc was very well known by a lot of people in the field, says michael hiltzik, pulitzer-prize winning columnist for the los angeles times and author of dealers of lightning: xerox parc and. As a member of the los angeles times staff, he has been a financial and technology writer and a foreign correspondent he is the author of six books, including dealers of lightning: xerox parc and the dawn of the computer age and the new deal: a modern history. Dealers of lightning: xerox parc and the dawn of the computer age par [hiltzik, michael a find this pin and more on business & investment books by j chen in the bestselling tradition of the soul of a new machine, dealers of lightning is a fascinating journey of intellectual creation. According to cato's latest annual report, the project's work was cited by nearly every major newspaper in the united states, including the washington post, the new york times, the los angeles times and the wall street journal the report says that piñera, a former minister of labor and welfare in chile, oversaw the privatization of chile's. Dealers of lightning offers an unprecedented look at the ideas, the inventions, and the individuals that propelled xerox parc to the frontier of technohistoiy--and the corporate machinations that almost prevented it from achieving greatness.
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