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Bill Gates

Author: Ruth Strother
Publisher: Edina, Minn. : ABDO Pub., ©2008.
Series: Essential lives; Essential lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book tells the life story of computer programmer and businessman, Bill Gates, and how Microsoft Corporation grew into the world's biggest computer software company.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Bill Gates; Bill Gates; Bill Gates; Bill Gates
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Strother
ISBN: 9781599288413 1599288419
OCLC Number: 122423792
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Contents --
Project breakthrough --
The people who shaped the man --
Trey --
An obsession is born --
The lakeside programmers group --
It works! --
We set the standard --
A growing company --
The first billion --
Bill Gates grows up --
Time line --
Essential facts --
Select bibliography --
Further reading --
Web sites --
Places to visit.
Series Title: Essential lives; Essential lives.
Responsibility: by Ruth Strother.
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This book tells the life story of computer programmer and businessman, Bill Gates, and how Microsoft Corporation grew into the world's biggest computer software company.

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