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Bill and Melinda Gates

Author: Dana Meachen Rau
Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI : Cherry Lake Pub., ©2008.
Series: 21st century skills library., Life skills biographies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the lives of Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda, creators of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, a charity that addresses global health and education issues, discussing the personality traits, values, and other factors that led them to success, and includes notes that identify their skills in the areas of learning and innovation, life and career, and business and money.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
History Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Bill Gates; Melinda Gates; Bill Gates; Melinda Gates
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dana Meachen Rau
ISBN: 9781602790681 160279068X
OCLC Number: 84838768
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: The beginnings of wealth --
Finding his way --
The growth of Microsoft --
What giving can do --
Making the world a smaller place --
Timeline.
Series Title: 21st century skills library., Life skills biographies.
Responsibility: Dana Meachen Rau.
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Examines the lives of Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda, creators of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, a charity that addresses global health and education issues, discussing the personality traits, values, and other factors that led them to success, and includes notes that identify their skills in the areas of learning and innovation, life and career, and business and money.

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