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Thomas J. Watson, Jr.

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Thomas J. Watson Jr. was chief executive officer of IBM from 1956 to 1971 and, after his retirement, President Carter's ambassador to Moscow. He was named chairman emeritus and served as a member of IBM's advisory board until his death.

Peter Petre is a member of the editorial board at Fortune magazine and the co-author of It Doesn't Take a Hero: The Autobiography of General H. Norman Schwarzkopf.

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Father, Son & Co.
My Life at IBM and Beyond
Written by Thomas J. Watson and Peter Petre


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: February 29, 2000
Price: $21.00

In this eloquent first-person account of a family drama that changed the face of American business, the man who transformed IBM into the world's largest computer company reflects on his lifelong partnership with his father--and how their management style and shared dedication to excellence united to create a unique corporate culture... Read more >
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Father, Son & Co.
My Life at IBM and Beyond
Written by Thomas J. Watson and Peter Petre


Format: eBook, 512 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: August 7, 2013
Price: $11.99

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