Bill Gates

Bill Gates

by Marc Aronson

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Overview

Bill Gates is many things: the richest person in the world; the ruthless businessman who co-founded Microsoft and led it to domination of the computer software industry; and now, the leading global philanthropist. When Gates was born in 1955, no one in the world owned a personal computer. A window had a pane of glass. A mouse was a rodent. As a teenager, Gates realized how computers were about to change the world, and made his fortune by riding that wave; modern teens look to him as their model of how technology can be turned into wealth. Marc Aronson’s biography is a probing portrait of a man whose name is a household word.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780670063482
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 12/26/2008
Series: Penguin Up Close Series
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile: 1130L (what's this?)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

About the Author

Marc Aronson is the author of a wide variety of non-fiction titles. He is the recipient of the LMP Award forediting, as well as the 2006 ALAN Award for outstandingcontributions to the field of adolescent literature.

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naveensreedevan More than 1 year ago
bil gates like george bush is aliar and a dacoit . he has stolen codes from kildall. besides that microprocessor i what built the computer and that Japanese did for intel inc. this bstrd gates his parents were big shots in seattle and knew IBM management so he got a job there. A mediocre people whose interest is use others and loot others or swipe others producs and brand it as theirs. This will soon lose the entire business. the rpesent Ceo nadella from andhra is there as part of back2back deal with that fraud cm chandrabau Naidu nara. CIa link with Naidu: Check george bush sr website email the is 'nara'. got it? CIA connection. traitors these leaders or rather traitors will all be stripped once the truth about all the frauds done in the last hundred years is known to all -for that no science knowledge is needed. just search for 1. 911 -why it had to be demolished by 2007. a insider report. and traitor mayor julius 2. solar system nasa - all fake science sercet service will be shamed. those bufoons. Ther are many cover ups all will be clear then everyone can get going with their job in respect and then these bstrds gates, naidu bush willl beg for mercy -area51 is their final rsinece for ever. scmbags 3.