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The accidental billionaires [electronic resource]. Ben Mezrich.

Mezrich, Ben. (Author). Chamberlain, Mike. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781415965672 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (6 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2009.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Mike Chamberlain.
Summary, etc.: The bestselling author of Bringing Down the House pens the incredible true story of the accidental creation of Facebook, and the even more amazing tale of what followed.Eduardo Saverin and Mark Zuckerberg were Harvard undergraduates and best friends-outsiders at a school filled with polished prep-school grads and longtime legacies. They shared both academic brilliance in math and a geeky awkwardness with the opposite sex. The two figured their ticket to social acceptance-and sexual success-was getting invited to join one of Harvard's elite final clubs. But on their road to getting punched into the famous Phoenix Club, they found an even more valuable ticket to social stardom-one lonely night Mark Zuckerberg hacked into the university's computer system, creating a ratable database of all the female students on campus, subsequently crashing the university's servers, and nearly getting himself kicked out of school. In that moment, in his spartan Harvard dorm...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 205852 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
History.
Genre: Electronic books.

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