Re: Soul of a New Machine

Lamar Graham (
26 Jan 1995 11:58:38 -0500

In article <3g7ge9$84@darkstar.UCSC.EDU>, Eric Paul Strayer writes:

>I'm citing the book Soul of a New Machine, by Tracy
>Kidder, Atlantic Monthly Press, 1981.
>It appears that all of the references to
>proper nouns (company names, engineers, etc.)
>are real. No disclaimer in my copy. Was
>written by a journalist (probably use to
>using real names -- funny topic here!).
>Can someone confirm?

What is it you're trying to confirm? Yes, it's a true story: all the names,
dates, details, etc. are real. Although I may be wrong, I think Kidder won
the Pulitzer for "Soul of a New Machine."

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