William Morrow and Company, 1980. FIRST EDITION. Beige cloth with decoration stamped on front cover in gilt. Fine in fine dust jacket. The 1980 book that accurately predicted the computerized work at home revolution or, as the author put it, "the electronic cottage". Hardcover Like New in Fine DJ The Third Wave makes startling sense of the violent changes now battering our world. Its sweeping synthesis casts fresh light on our new forms of marriage and family, on today's dramatic changes in business and economics. It explains the role of cults, the new definitions of work, play, love, and success. It points toward new forms of twenty-first-century democracy. 544 pages.