April 3, 2018


An idea, its genesis, and the revolution it created

Celebrates American optimism and achievement while it chronicles a period of startling innovation and progress. Microchip is a fast-moving, entertaining and enlightening account of recent history in which we all took part, and which continues to unfold.

Charts the human story behind the development of the microchip. … Zygmont has a knack for translating complex material into readable narrative.

Publishers Weekly

Zygmont succeeds in demystifying the strange processes involved in creating these microscopic circuits and connects us back to what will soon be considered another era.

David Siegfried, Booklist