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Vise, David A.

Overview
Works: 19 works in 155 publications in 21 languages and 6,953 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Documentary films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TK5105.885.G66, 327.1247073092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David A Vise
The Google story by David A Vise( Book )
94 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 16 languages and held by 3,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Here is the story behind one of the most remarkable Internet successes of our time. Based on scrupulous research and extraordinary access to Google, the book takes you inside the creation and growth of a company whose name is a favorite brand and a standard verb recognized around the world. Its stock is worth more than Disney's and General Motors' combined, its staff eats for free in a dining room that used to be run by a former chef for the Grateful Dead, and its employees traverse the firm's colorful Silicon Valley campus on scooters and inline skates." "The Google Story is the definitive account of the populist media company powered by the world's most advanced technology that in a few short years has revolutionized access to information about everything for everybody everywhere." "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 in more than one hundred languages, 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 amazing 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: don't be evil."--BOOK JACKET
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 2,414 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 )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and Turkish and held by 719 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 493 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 92 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 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gugŭl, sŏnggong sinhwa ŭi pimil = The Google story by David A Vise( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Korean and held by 11 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
Qiao dong di qiu de Google = The Google story by David A Vise( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Google Cau chuyen than ky = The Google story by David A Vise( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Vietnamese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Google-historien by David A Vise( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Danish and held by 6 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
Google historien by David A Vise( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Danish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The google story for google's 10th birthday by David A Vise( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Here is the story behind one of the most remarkable Internet successes of our time. Based on scrupulous research and extraordinary access to Google, the book takes you inside the creation and growth of a company whose name is a favorite brand and a standard verb recognized around the world. Its stock is worth more than General Motors' and Ford's combined, its staff eats for free in a dining room that used to be run by the Grateful Dead's former chef, and its employees traverse the firm's colorful Silicon Valley campus on scooters and inline skates. THE GOOGLE STORY is the definitive account of the populist media company powered by the world's most advanced technology that in a few short years has revolutionized access to information about everything for everybody everywhere. 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 in more than one hundred languages, 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 amazing 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 the Hardcover edition
Uōrugai kara kita otoko ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Kisah sukses Google by David A Vise( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in Indonesian 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
Google : a história do negócio de mídia e tecnologia de maior sucesso dos nossos tempos by David A Vise( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Portuguese 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
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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Alternative Names
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
Languages
English (101)
Japanese (6)
Italian (6)
Spanish (5)
German (5)
Chinese (3)
Turkish (3)
Danish (3)
Polish (2)
Czech (2)
French (2)
Croatian (2)
Hebrew (2)
Dutch (2)
Russian (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Arabic (1)
Indonesian (1)
Greek, Modern (1)
Korean (1)
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