New York, NY, U.S.A.: Viking Penguin, 1995. As New/As New. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ISBN:0670772895. Bill Gates founder of Microsoft, is your personal guide through an amazing electronic world in The Road Ahead. H e understands that at times you have been baffled by the computer revolution. If you are a computer novice, you will enjoy Bill Gates' clear explanations, mercifully free of technical jargon. . "In t h is optimistic and refreshingly realistic book, Gates looks ahead to show how the emerging technologies of the digital age will transform all our lives." If you like Gates or not, you will like the i ns ight into our future that this book brings.. Hard Cover.