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Jeff Goodell
Jeff Goodell

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Jeff Goodell came of age in a time and place defined by the technological revolution. In Sunnyvale, he describes the emergence of the digital era along with his own family's struggles to navigate the waters of social and personal change.

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The Rise and Fall of a Silicon Valley Family
Written by Jeff Goodell

Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: August 7, 2001
Price: $16.00

In Sunnyvale, California, in 1979, Jeff Goodell's family lived quietly on Meadowlark Lane, unaware that their town was soon to become ground zero in the digital revolution. Over the course of the next decade, as Silicon Valley boomed, the Goodell family unraveled.

Splintered by their parent's divorce, Jeff and his siblings careen... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

The Rise and Fall of a Silicon Valley Family
Written by Jeff Goodell

Format: eBook
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: December 23, 2009
Price: $11.99

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