Theresa Welsh

Biography

Theresa Welsh is a writer/photographer based in the Detroit area. Besides being a pioneer in the software business in the early 1980s, she has numerous publication credits and is the author or co-author of four books including an unconventional guidebook to Detroit.

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Books

A Guide to Post-Industrial Detroit: Unconventional Tours of an Urban Landscape
By Theresa Welsh
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 43,170. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Detroit, once the prosperous automobile capital of the world, has experienced serious population loss leading to abandoned buildings and neighborhoods. For the urban explorer, it presents a unique experience. This book, with 200 photos, guides the reader along tours of the ruins and splendors of The Motor City.
Priming the Pump: How TRS-80 Enthusiasts Helped Spark the PC Revolution
By Theresa Welsh
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 142,330. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
In 1977, Radio Shack introduced TRS-80, the first off-the-shelf microcomputer, for $600. David Welsh, a hobbyists-turned-programmer, created a word processor for it and sold it worldwide to eager fans. David and his wife Theresa became part of the leading edge of the software business. With 122 illustrations, read their story and stories of other software pioneers.

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