Dave Kearns writes about where to read about NetWare's early years.
Link - Network World - Dave Kearns
Yes ... it's true that I like to look back on Novell's glory days. Those years were very good to me. First as a customer installing NetWare 2.12, then when I joined Novell in the heyday of NetWare in 1990...
Wikipedia - History of Novell
Short History of Novell
Novell Museum - The History of Novell
History of Computing 1982-1983
The History of IPX and XNS - Novell and Xerox
Novell's Pressroom Website - History of Novell