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Let my people go surfing: the education of a reluctant businessman

By: Chouinard, Yvon.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New Delhi Penguin Books 2005Description: 258 p.ISBN: 9780143037835.Subject(s): Chouinard, Yvon, 1938- | Businesspeople - United States - Biography | Social responsibility of businessDDC classification: 658.4083 Summary: In his long-awaited memoir, Yvon Chouinard-legendary climber, businessman, environmentalist, and founder of Patagonia, Inc.-shares the persistence and courage that have gone into being head of one of the most respected and environmentally responsible companies on earth. From his youth as the son of a French Canadian blacksmith to the thrilling, ambitious climbing expeditions that inspired his innovative designs for the sport's equipment, Let My People Go Surfing is the story of a man who brought doing good and having grand adventures into the heart of his business life-a book that will deeply affect entrepreneurs and outdoor enthusiasts alike. (http://www.penguin.ca/nf/Book/BookDisplay/0,,9780143037835,00.html)
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In his long-awaited memoir, Yvon Chouinard-legendary climber, businessman, environmentalist, and founder of Patagonia, Inc.-shares the persistence and courage that have gone into being head of one of the most respected and environmentally responsible companies on earth. From his youth as the son of a French Canadian blacksmith to the thrilling, ambitious climbing expeditions that inspired his innovative designs for the sport's equipment, Let My People Go Surfing is the story of a man who brought doing good and having grand adventures into the heart of his business life-a book that will deeply affect entrepreneurs and outdoor enthusiasts alike. (http://www.penguin.ca/nf/Book/BookDisplay/0,,9780143037835,00.html)

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