[vcf-midatlantic] Bil Herd's new book

Dean Notarnicola dean.notarnicola at vcfed.org
Fri Jul 30 00:25:33 UTC 2021


Beat you to it (kindle edition)

On Thu, Jul 29, 2021 at 7:36 PM Jeffrey Brace via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:

> On Thu, Jul 29, 2021 at 9:43 AM Adam Michlin via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>
> > "Back into the Storm: A Design Engineer’s Story of Commodore Computers
> > in the 1980s brings you on a journey recounting the experiences of
> > working at Commodore Business Machines from 1983 to 1986, as seen
> > through the eyes of a young hardware engineer, Bil Herd. Herd was the
> > lead design engineer for the TED series of home computers which
> > included the Plus/4 and C16. He was also the lead designer for the
> > versatile C128 that sold in the millions and was known fondly as the
> > last of the 8-bit computers. In this book, Bil tells the inside
> > stories that he and his extraordinary team, called “the Animals,”
> > lived through at Commodore."
> >
> > https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B09BDF92F4
>
>
> That's awesome. Bill had mentioned that the book was coming out soon and
> just got an e-mail asking if I can tell everyone about it, but you beat me
> to it Adam! ;)
>
> I'm going to order a personal copy and make sure to use smile.amazon.com
> and designate VCF as my charity. :-D
>


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