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    DescriptionThe creation of the Mac in 1984 catapulted America into the digital millennium, captured a fanatic cult audience, and transformed the computer industry into an unprecedented mix of technology, economics, and show business. Now veteran technology writer and Newsweek senior editor Steven Levy zooms in on the great machine and the fortunes of the unique company responsible for its evolution. Loaded with anecdote and insight, and peppered with sharp commentary, Insanely Great is the definitive book on the most important computer ever made. It is a must-have for anyone curious about how we got to the interactive age.

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    Insanely Great
    The Life and Times of Macintosh, the Computer That Changed Everything
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Steven Levy
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 336
    Width: 122 mm
    Height: 196 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 272 g
    ISBN 13: 9780140291773
    ISBN 10: 0140291776

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    Edition statement
    Penguin Putnam Inc
    Imprint name
    The Penguin Press
    Publication date
    14 October 2000
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY
    Author Information
    Steven Levy is the author of Hackers, which has been in print for more than fifteen years, as well as Insanely Great: The Life & Times of Macintosh, the Computer That Changed Everything. He is also Newsweek's chief technology writer and has been a contributing writer to Wired since its inception. He lives in New York City with his wife and son.