Dealers of Lightning

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In the bestselling tradition of The Soul of a New Machine, Dealers of Lightning is a fascinating journey of intellectual creation. In the 1970s and '80s, Xerox Corporation brought together a brain-trust of engineering geniuses, a group of computer eccentrics dubbed PARC. This brilliant group created several monumental innovations that triggered a technological revolution, including the first personal computer, the laser printer, and the graphical interface (one of the main precursors

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Publisher:HarperCollins
ISBN:9780061913501
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Words: 157,115
Unique Words: 9,567
Avg Sentence (words): 19.72
Avg Word (chars): 4.57
Chapters: 47
Paragraphs: 3,924
People: 730
Places: 205
Things: 569
Adult Reading Time:10:28
Sentiment: 0.01
Intensity: 0.06
Profanity: 101
SAT Words: 1,497
Reading Level:10.1
Complexity Index: 103

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