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8 edition of Bill and Melinda Gates found in the catalog.

Bill and Melinda Gates

by Dana Meachen Rau

  • 49 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Cherry Lake Pub. in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gates, Bill, -- 1955- -- Juvenile literature,
  • Gates, Melinda, -- 1964-,
  • Microsoft Corporation -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Businesspeople -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Computer software industry -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Dana Meachen Rau.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesLife skills biographies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9696.63.U62 G3755 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17852992M
    ISBN 10160279068X
    ISBN 109781602790681
    LC Control Number2007006956
    OCLC/WorldCa84838768

    Reading has always been a great source of joy and comfort for Bill Gates and me, especially during times like these. If you’re looking for some books to occupy your mind and open your heart this summer, take a look at Bill’s latest favorites.   Bill and Melinda Gates spoke about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic during a virtual conversation with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. They talked about the .

      The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is dramatically increasing the amount it's spending to combat the coronavirus, pledging up to $ million to help contain the outbreak.   Melinda Gates talks about the unpaid work women do and the difficulty of reaching true equality in marriage, including hers with Bill Gates. In her new book, she shares how she and Bill Gates Author: Michal Lev-Ram.

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Gates is co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and has been recognized by Forbes magazine as the "most powerful woman in philanthropy." When: p.m., Wednesday. 5th Ave N. Seattle, WA () ext Open: Tues - Sat 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Admission: Free. Co-chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Follow Most of my conversations these days are about COVID and how we can stem the tide, but I’m also often asked about what I.

Bill Gates, co-chair of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation attends a conversation at the New Economy Forum in Beijing, China, Novem Jason Lee | Reuters If you're looking for a way to stay entertained in the sun while social distancing this Memorial Day weekend, and on into the summer, "you can't beat reading a book," says Bill Gates.

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