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    • Troublemakers

    • Silicon Valley's Coming of Age
    • By: Leslie Berlin
    • Narrated by: Amanda Carlin
    • Length: 16 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
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    At a time when the five most valuable companies on the planet are high-tech firms and nearly half of Americans say they cannot live without their cell phones, Troublemakers reveals the untold story of how we got here. This is the gripping tale of seven exceptional men and women, pioneers of Silicon Valley in the 1970s and early 1980s. Together they worked across generations, industries, and companies to bring technology from Pentagon offices and university laboratories to the rest of us. In doing so they changed the world.

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    • The Robot Uprising Has Begun

    • By Bob on 11-30-17

    Regular price: $22.67

    • Sophie L.

    • A Life in Five Moves
    • By: Leslie Berlin
    • Narrated by: Widdi Turner
    • Length: 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Beginning in 1938 Germany, Sophie L.: A Life in Five Moves chronicles the moves of a Jewish woman, Sophie, as she travels from war-torn Europe to South America, finally settling in the United States. Sophie's life is full of ups and downs, but the two things that remain the same are her resilience and adaptability. Leslie Berlin weaves together a beautiful narrative that effectively captures what it's like to have a home that is constantly changing.

    Regular price: $2.99

    • Why Silicon Valley Continues to Rule

    • By: Leslie Berlin
    • Narrated by: Tamara Marston
    • Length: 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What made Silicon Valley happen, and why has it persisted? The Valley’s premier historian tackles these questions in a lively blend of history and storytelling.

    Regular price: $2.99