Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman – Including 10 More Years of Business as Usual

Chouinard, Yvon


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An updated and expanded edition of a modern business classic

\”Wonderful . . . a moving autobiography, the story of a unique business, and a detailed blueprint for hope.\” -Jared Diamond, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guns, Germs, and Steel

In this 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.

Format: Paperback
Pages: 272
Imprint: Penguin Books US
Publication date: 06/09/2016