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The Resource Who is Bill Gates?, by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by Ted Hammond

Who is Bill Gates?, by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by Ted Hammond

Label
Who is Bill Gates?
Title
Who is Bill Gates?
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by Ted Hammond
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Bill Gates, born in Seattle, Washington, in 1955, is an American business magnate, investor, philanthropist, and author. In this Who Was...? biography, children will learn of Gates' childhood passion for computer technology, which led him to revolutionize personal computers. Through the success of his now-world-famous software company, Microsoft, Bill Gates became one of the wealthiest philanthropists in history.This fascinating story of a child technology genius is sure to captivate any audience!"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Demuth, Patricia
Dewey number
  • 338.7/61004092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Age 8-12
LC call number
HD9696.2.U62
LC item number
G3745 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hammond, Ted
Series statement
Who is-- ?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gates, Bill
  • Businesspeople
  • Computer software industry
  • Gates, Bill
  • Businesspeople
  • Computer software industry
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Who is Bill Gates?, by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by Ted Hammond
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780448463322.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-105)
Contents
Who is Bill Gates? -- Young thinker -- Lakeside whiz kid -- Learning a new language -- Opportunity knocks -- Microsoft is born! -- A big deal -- On the fast track -- Family life -- Facing challenges -- Sharing the wealth -- Life today
Control code
2012019975
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 p.
Isbn
9780448465852
Lccn
2012019975
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Who is Bill Gates?, by Patricia Brennan Demuth ; illustrated by Ted Hammond
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780448463322.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-105)
Contents
Who is Bill Gates? -- Young thinker -- Lakeside whiz kid -- Learning a new language -- Opportunity knocks -- Microsoft is born! -- A big deal -- On the fast track -- Family life -- Facing challenges -- Sharing the wealth -- Life today
Control code
2012019975
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 p.
Isbn
9780448465852
Lccn
2012019975
Other physical details
ill., maps

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