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What the Dormouse Said

Lessons for Grownups from Children"s Books

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Published by Algonquin Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • English literature: collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Miscellanea,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Children"s Literature - General,
  • Quotations,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Reference,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • General,
  • Motivational & Inspirational,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Children"s Literature,
  • REFERENCE / Quotations,
  • SELF-HELP / General,
  • Quotations, maxims, etc,
  • Authors,
  • Classics,
  • Children"s literature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAmy Gash (Compiler, Editor), Pierre Le-Tan (Compiler, Illustrator), Judith Viorst (Compiler)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8664176M
    ISBN 101565122410
    ISBN 109781565122413

    In these pages one encounters Ken Kesey and the phone hacker Cap'n Crunch, est and LSD, The Whole Earth Catalog and the Homebrew Computer Lab. What the Dormouse Said is a poignant, funny, and inspiring book by one of the smartest technology writers around. WHAT THE DORMOUSE SAID: How the 60s Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry John Markoff, Author. Viking $ (p) ISBN Buy this book Since much of the.

      Read "What the Dormouse Said How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry" by John Markoff available from Rakuten Kobo. Most histories of the personal computer industry focus on technology or business. John Markoff’s landmark book Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. What the Dormouse said An accessible guide to the shadowy lands between child development, reading, and children’s literature. Dipesh Navsaria, MPH, MS(LIS), PA–C University of Illinois College of Medicine Graduate School of Library & Information Science University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign October

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From What the Dormouse Said: On Silence: "Perhaps after all it is just as well to speak only once a year and then speak to the purpose."/5(37). What the Dormouse Said: Lessons for Grown-ups from Childrens Books, is a charming collection of literary quotations.

Amy Gash first became interested in childrens books after the birth of her son. She began to seek out good childrens books /5. Ranging from the highly poetic to the matter of fact, WHAT THE DORMOUSE SAID tells us to choose freedom over safety, to get up when we're knocked down, to remember to take delight where we find it, to recognize what we can Brand: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.

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Thank you for your patience. B&N OutletMembershipEducatorsGift CardsStores & EventsHelp/5(5). What the Dormouse Said. Most histories of the personal computer industry focus on technology or business. John Markoff’s landmark book is about the culture and consciousness behind the first PCs—the culture being counter– and the consciousness expanded, sometimes chemically.

In contrast, What the Dormouse Said is a normal-sized book at pages and only lbs. in hardback. One of my favorite books is Italo Calvino's If on a winter's night a traveler ( lbs.

hardback), an exercise in delicious frustration that consists of nothing but first chapters of imaginary novels. What the Dormouse Said is an attempt to try and tell how the personal computer developed out of the 's counterculture.

Sadly the author becomes so fixated on one person that he misses his chance to tell the great story/5(45). ‘You did!’ said the Hatter.

‘I deny it!’ said the March Hare. ‘He denies it,’ said the King: ‘leave out that part.’ ‘Well, at any rate, the Dormouse said—’ the Hatter went on, looking anxiously round to see if he would deny it too: but the Dormouse denied nothing, being fast asleep.

What the Dormouse Said is a poignant, funny, and inspiring book by one of the smartest technology writers around/5(6). What the Dormouse Said is a poignant, funny, and inspiring book by one of the smartest technology writers around.

About What the Dormouse Said Most histories of the personal computer industry focus on technology or business. What was it that the dormouse said. According to Grace Slick, something about feeding your head.

Fittingly, New York Times technology writer Markoff observes, many key figures in the early computer industry were heads themselves. Apple’s Steve Jobs, for one, maintains “that taking LSD was one of the two or three most important things he had done in his life,” and the first act.

What the Dormouse Said: Lessons for Grown-ups from Children's Books eBook: Gash, Amy, Le-Tan, Pierre, Viorst, Judith: : Kindle Store/5(31). What the Dormouse Said is a poignant, funny, and inspiring book by one of the smartest technology writers around. About the Author John Markoff is a senior writer for The New York Times who has coauthored Cyberpunk: Outlaws and Hackers on the Computer Frontier and the bestselling Takedown: The Pursuit and Capture of Kevin Mitnick, America’s.

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You can download What the Dormouse Said: Lessons for Grown-ups from Children's Books in pdf format. What the dormouse said is a book by John Markoff about how the 60s Counterculture shaped the personal computer industry. This reading is an excerpt from page 8.

From this lyric, John Markoff derived the title of his book, What the Dormouse Said: How the 60s Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry. Secondly by the progressive metal band Queensrÿche in the song "Right Side of My Mind": "Re-engineer your head is really what the dormouse said".

Duncan: the dormouse told a story about the three sisters that lived at the bottom of a well and lived on treacle, but I can't find where he is.

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. What the dormouse said how the sixties counterculture shaped the personal computer industryPages:. White Rabbit Lyrics: One pill makes you larger / And one pill makes you small / And the ones that mother gives you / Don't do anything at all / Go ask Alice / When she's ten feet tall / And if you go.

What the Dormouse Said reminds us that we should never grow so old, or change so much, that we cannot find room in our hearts for the wisdom of children's booksfrom the foreword by Judith Viorst. From What the Dormouse Said: On Silence: "Perhaps after all it is just as well to speak only once a year and then speak to the purpose."/5(35).From 'What the Dormouse Said' by John Markoff DOUG Engelbart sat under a twenty-two-foot-high video screen, "dealing lighting with both hands."At least that's the way it seemed to Chuck Thacker, a young Xerox PARC computer designer who was later shown a video of the demonstration that changed the course of the computer world.