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
Title variation
Bill Gates
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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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CCV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Demuth, Patricia
Dewey number
338.761004 GAT D
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Age 8-12
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
LC call number
HD9696.2.U62
LC item number
G3745 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 5.2
  • 5.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hammond, Ted
Series statement
Who is --?
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gates, Bill
  • Businesspeople
  • Computer software industry
  • Gates, Bill
  • Businesspeople
  • Computer software industry
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Gates, Bill
  • Businesspeople
  • Computer software industry
  • Gates, Bill
  • Businesspeople
  • Computer software industry
  • United States
  • Gates, Bill
  • Computer software industry
  • HI-LO
  • Businesspeople
Target audience
juvenile
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 (pages 104-105) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
on1048421218
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1048421218
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 (pages 104-105) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
on1048421218
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1048421218

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