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Vise, David A.

Overview
Works: 14 works in 162 publications in 22 languages and 6,753 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Documentary films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: UB271.R92, 327.1247073092
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Most widely held works by David A Vise
The Google story by David A Vise( Book )

103 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 19 languages and held by 3,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1998, Moscow-born Sergey Brin and Midwest-born Larry Page dropped out of graduate school at Stanford University to, in their own words, "change the world" through a search engine that would organize every bit of information on the Web for free. While the company has done exactly that, Google's quest continues as it seeks to add millions of library books, television broadcasts, and more to its searchable database. Readers will learn about the business acumen and computer wizardry that started the company on its astonishing course; the secret network of computers delivering lightning-fast search results; the unorthodox approach that has enabled it to challenge Microsoft's dominance and shake up Wall Street. Even as it rides high, Google wrestles with difficult choices that will enable it to continue expanding while sustaining the guiding vision of its founders' mantra: Do no evil.--From publisher description
The bureau and the mole : the unmasking of Robert Philip Hanssen, the most dangerous double agent in FBI history by David A Vise( Book )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Japanese and held by 2,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Bureau and the Mole takes you into the shadowy world of Robert Philip Hanssen, a twenty-five-year veteran of the FBI who was a devout Catholic and a devoted family man, who attended the same church and sent his children to the same school as his boss, Bureau Director Louis J. Freeh. But as he emerged from a troubled childhood in Chicago to rise to the highest ranks of America's counterintelligence experts, Hanssen was also leading another life - as a diabolically clever spy for the Russian government." "Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author David A. Vise untangles Hanssen's web of deceit to tell the story of how he avoided detection for decades while becoming the most dangerous double agent in FBI history - and how Freeh and the Bureau eventually rooted him out. Vise probes Hanssen's personal history to uncover how a seemingly All-American boy concealed a sordid sexual life from his family and ultimately became the perfect traitor by employing the very sources and methods his own nation had entrusted him with. Drawing from a wide variety of sources in the FBI, the Justice Department, the White House, and the intelligence community, Vise also interweaves the narrative of how Freeh led the government's desperate search for the betrayer among its own ranks, from the false leads, to the near misses, to its ultimate, shocking conclusion."--Jacket
Eagle on the Street : based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning account of the SEC's battle with Wall Street by David A Vise( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and Turkish and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of how the Securities and Exchange Commission under John Stand brought deregulation to the stock market which helped lead to the 1987 crash
The Google story by David A Vise( Recording )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story behind one of the most remarkable Internet successes of our time. Go inside the creation and growth of a company whose name is a favorite brand and a standard verb recognized around the world
Should we be afraid of Google?( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recount the remarkable story of Google, but with a twist. In addition to detailed background on cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, the birth and exponential growth of their company and the heady experience of working at the Googleplex, Should we be afraid of Google scrutinizes Google Web Search and various other initiatives
Sweet redemption : how Gary Williams and Maryland beat death and despair to win the NCAA Basketball Championship by Gary Williams( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Google-historien by David A Vise( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Danish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bureau and the mole the unmasking of Robert Philip Hanssen, [the most dangerous double agent in FBI history] by David A Vise( Recording )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pulitzer prize winning journalist investigates the life and crimes of spy Robert Hanssen, who was arrested in February 2001. Examines Hanssen's psychological and sexual profile and his motivations in betraying his country. Discusses the FBI's uneven performance under director Louis Freeh. Some explicit descriptions of sex and some strong language
Uōrugai kara kita otoko( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

D.C. Politics Hour( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

It's "The D.C. Politics Hour" with political commentator Mark Plotkin, a regular end-of-the-week review of district affairs
Kisah sukses Google by David A Vise( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Indonesian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Google sztori : [Google keresés : két lelkes diák megváltoztatja a világot] by David A Vise( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Die Unersättlichen by David A Vise( )

1 edition published in 2006 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Alle lieben Google. Der gigantische Suchapparat entwickelt sich jedoch zum Sicherheitsriskio der Datengesellschaft
Wōru-gai kara kita otoko by David A Vise( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in Japanese and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Google story
Alternative Names
David A. Vise American journalist

David A. Vise Amerikaans journalist

Vise David

ديفيد فايس

ヴァイス, デイヴィッド・A

ヴァイス, デビッド

バイス, デビッド・A

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The bureau and the mole : the unmasking of Robert Philip Hanssen, the most dangerous double agent in FBI historyEagle on the Street : based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning account of the SEC's battle with Wall StreetThe Google storySweet redemption : how Gary Williams and Maryland beat death and despair to win the NCAA Basketball Championship