☆ [PDF / Epub] ★ Valley of the Gods By Alexandra Wolfe ✩ – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk Reporter Alexandra Wolfe’s biting but admiring story of Silicon Valley and the men and women whose hubris and ambition are changing the worldEach year young people from around the world go to Silico Reporter Alexandra Wolfe’s biting but admiring story of Silicon Valley and the men and women whose hubris and ambition are changing the worldEach year young people from around the world go to Silicon Valley to hatch an idea start a company strike it rich and become powerful and famous In “a jauntily paced anthropological look at Northern California’s techtopia” Bloomberg Businessweek reporter and columnist for The Wall Street Valley of PDF \ Journal Alexandra Wolfe follows three of these upstarts who have “stopped out” of college and real life in the hopes of becoming the next Mark Zuckerberg or Elon Musk Meet the billionaires who go to training clubs for thirty minute “body slams” designed to fit in with the start up schedule; attend parties where people devour peanut butter and jelly sushi rolls; and date and seduce in a romantic culture in which thick glasses baggy jeans and a t shirt is the costume of any sex symbol and where a jacket and tie symbolize mediocrity Through Wolfe’s eyes we discover how they date and marry how they dress and live how they plot and dream and how they have created a business world and an economic order that has made us all devotees of them In her blistering and hysterical examination of this new ruling class Wolfe “offers a revealing peek inside the privilege power and profligacy of Silicon Valley” Town Country Valley of the Gods “captures the absurdity of this brave new world pierces the hype but also conveys the dreams and the passions that can shape a world’s economy” USA TODAY.
- 272 pages
- Valley of the Gods
- Alexandra Wolfe
- 21 March 2014 Alexandra Wolfe