The Life of Gordon Moore, Silicon Valley's Quiet RevolutionaryBook - 2015
"A chemist and founder of Intel, Gordon Moore played a major role in revolutionizing technology and shaping the growth and reach of Silicon Valley. The story of the man--an inventor and businessman whose influence on the world is at least as great as Thomas Edison's, Henry Ford's, or Bill Gates's--has never before been told ... [In this book], Arnold Thackray sheds light on Gordon Moore, gives context to the technologies and world of high-tech power he helped to develop, and provides [an] ... introduction to the history and science of the silicon transistor, the technological building block that has transformed commercial business, defense strategies, and the everyday lives of individuals around the globe"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, 
Branch Call Number: BIO MOORE THACKRA
Characteristics: xxviii, 530 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm