The accidental billionaires : the founding of Facebook : a tale of sex, money, genius and betrayal / Ben Mezrich

Author(s): Mezrich, Ben, 1969-
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Subjects: Facebook (Electronic resource)--History
Webmasters--United States--Biography
College students--United States--Biography
Businesspeople--United States--Biography
Online social networks
Facebook (Electronic resource)
Facebook (Firm)--History
Zuckerberg, Mark, 1984-
Saverin, Eduardo
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : Doubleday, c2009
LC Classification: H, HM
Physical Description: viii, 260 p. ; 25 cm
Alternate Titles: Founding of Facebook : a tale of sex, money, genius and betrayal
Notes: LCCN: 2009417514
ISBN: 9780385529372 (hbk.)
ISBN: 0385529376 (hbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (pp. 259-60)
Summary: In this book, Ben Mezrich recounts the creation of the social networking site, Facebook. Mr. Mezrich details the ascendancy of the website from its beginnings as a members-only service for Harvard University students to its current international status and profiles several of the principal players in the development of the site, including Facebook's current corporate executive responsible, Mark Zuckerberg
Contents: October 2003 -- Harvard Yard -- On the Charles -- Cannibalistic Chickens -- The Last Week of October 2003 -- Later That Evening -- What Happens Next -- The Quad -- The Connection -- November 25, 2003 -- Cambridge, 1. -- January 14, 2004 -- February 4, 2004 -- February 9, 2004 -- American Idol -- Veritas -- March 2004 -- New York City -- Spring Semester -- May 2004 -- Serendipity -- California Dreaming -- Henley on the Thames -- July 28, 2004 -- San Francisco -- October 2004 -- December 3, 2004 -- April 3, 2005 -- April 4, 2005 -- What Goes Around -- June 2005 -- Thre Months Later -- CEO -- May 2008 -- Where Are They Now...?
OCLC Number: 422928345
ISBN/ISSN: 9780385529372
0385529376