how Microsoft"s mogul reinvented an industry - and made himself the richest man in America by Stephen Manes

Publisher: Doubleday in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Gates | Stephen Manes
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  • Gates, Bill, -- 1955-,
  • Microsoft Corporation -- History.,
  • Businessmen -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Computer software industry -- United States -- History.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. (513)-515) and index.

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