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An inside look at Silicon Valley's rich history and the early days of the Internet

UW Professor Dr. Margaret O'Mara's new book "The Code" explains the deep ties between the U.S. government and the rise of today's technology

SEATTLE — From working at the White House during the Clinton administration to focusing on U.S. Politics and the high-tech economy as a history professor at University of Washington, Dr. Margaret O'Mara is now sharing her up-close experience through her latest book, The Code: Silicon Valley and the Remaking of America.

The Code takes readers through the main players and stories behind the beginnings of the digital age, major influences, and how the early days of Silicon Valley have shaped today's digital landscape. She's got a perspective on how modern technology is continuing to shift and make its mark on our culture, politics, and economy.

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Margaret O'Mara's latest book, The Code, delves into the rich history of Silicon Valley

Discussion and Book Signing Event

Dr. O'Mara will be discussing and signing copies of The Code: Silicon Valley and the Remaking of America on July 15, 6:00 PM  at the University Bookstore, 4326 University Way NE, Seattle. 

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