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Guide to the Gregg Zachary Showstopper! : papers, 1989-19931989-1993
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Zachary, Gregg Pascal, collector. Showstopper! : papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1989-1993
    Date (bulk): 1989-1993
    Collection number: M1299
    Creator: Zachary, Gregg Pascal, collector
    Extent: 12 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Abstract: Contains research files, notes, audiovisual materials, notebooks, and manuscripts of Gregg Zachary's book Showstopper, documenting the history of the Microsoft.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Provenance

    Gift of Gregg Pascal Zachary, 2002.

    Preferred Citation:

    Gregg Zachary Showstopper! : papers. M1299. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Biography

    G. Pascal Zachary is a senior writer for The Wall Street Journal. Splitting his time between London and Berkeley, California, Mr. Zachary is also a contributing editor of the newsmagazine In These Times and a columnist for Technology Review.
    He has published two technology-related books -- Showstopper (1994), on innovation at Microsoft, and Endless Frontier, a biography of Vannevar Bush, the organizer of the Mahattan Project.
    His latest book, "The Global Me: New Cosmopolitans and the Competitive Edge," is a study of how rich nations handle ethnic, racial and national diversity in their societies and a celebration of multicultural identity in the New Economy. It was published in July 2000 by Public Affairs Books.

    Scope and Content

    Contains research files, notes, audiovisual materials, notebooks, and manuscripts of Gregg Zachary's book Showstopper, documenting the history of the high technology field.