Let My People Go Surfing

The Education of a Reluctant Businessman—Including 10 More Years of Business Unusual
Product Number: EB00631059
Released: Sep 06, 2016
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ISBN: #9781101992531
Publisher: Penguin Books
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In this newly revised 10th anniversary edition, 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 handyman 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. "This is the story of an attempt to do more than change a single corporation-it is an attempt to challenge the culture of consumption tat is at the hear of the global ecological crisis."-From the Foreword by Naomi Klein, bestselling author of This Changes Everything From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Released: Sep 06, 2016
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