In a special Time Magazine cover story, a preview of his forthcoming biography
For the seventh and perhaps the last time, Steve Jobs appears this week on the cover of Time Magazine, a special issue that includes a photo essay by Diana Walker, an Apple (AAPL) retrospective by Harry McCracken and Lev Grossman, and a six-page essay by Walter Isaccson, whose biography of Jobs — the first written with his cooperation — is being rushed to print on Oct. 24.
Isaacson’s Steve Jobs has been a bestseller on Amazon.com from the day it became available for preorder. In a preview of what’s to come, his essay describes the day Jobs pitched him the idea for the book:
The issue is available here for subscribers.
See also: The man who won Steve Jobs’ trust.