WorldCat Identities

Chouinard, Yvon 1938-

Overview
Works: 65 works in 139 publications in 6 languages and 3,868 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  History  Pictorial works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Environmental films  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Commentator, Producer, Conceptor
Classifications: HC102.5, 658.4083
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Yvon Chouinard
An introduction to The call of the wild by Jack London by Dan Stone( Recording )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings of excerpts from and critical analysis of Jack London's tale of an unusual dog, part St. Bernard, part Scotch shepherd, that is forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack
180° south( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow adventurer Jeff Johnson as he retraces the epic 1968 journey of his heroes Yvon Chouinard and Doug Tompkins to Patagonia. Footage captures the amazing and beautiful mountain ranges and coastline along the west coast of North America, from California to deep Patagonia
Climbing ice by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

11 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and German and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Techniques for climbing on ice and snow. Section on avalanches
The responsible company by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors share the many ways their company, Patagonia Inc., has striven throughout its forty-year history to be environmentally responsible and the many rewards, financial and otherwise, that the company has reaped as a result
Damnation( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This powerful film odyssey across America explores the sea change in national attitude from pride in big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our own future is bound to the life and health of our rivers"--Container
Simple fly fishing : techniques for tenkara and rod & reel by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argues that the best way to catch trout is simply, with a rod and a fly and not much else. It teaches the reader how to discover where the fish are, at what depth, and what they are feeding on. Describes the techniques needed to present a fly at that depth, make it look lifelike, and hook the fish. Authors employ both the tenkara rod as well as regular fly fishing gear to cover all the bases. Includes paintings by renowned artist James Prosek, technical illustrations, photographs and stories
Planet ice : a climate for change by James Martin( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Planet Ice" documents the beauty and the power of ice and its unique role in revealing the changing condition of the planet. Pairing striking photography with essays by noted writers, this work illuminates the connection between ice and the well-being of the global community
180° south : conquerors of the useless by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a group of young adventurers as they echo an expedition first made 40 years ago by Yvon Chouinard (founder of Patagonia) and Doug Tompkins (original founder of The North Face). Navigating from California to Chile, with an unplanned stop at Rapa Nui (Easter Island), the modern day adventurers explore the wild coasts and mountains of Patagonia. During their quest to surf and climb, they are exposed to the harmful effects of industry on the environment, as well as the courageous efforts of local people who are trying to preserve the wilderness. Book parallels the film 180° South trip, and tells of the journey with words and images not seen in the film
Yosemite in the sixties : Glen Denny by Glen Denny( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un business responsable : les leçons tirées des 40 ans d'expérience de Patagonia by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in French and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No bad waves : talking story with Mickey Muñoz by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Small Boat in a Big RaceMotorcycle Racing; Hang Gliding; Getting to the Surf; Flippy Hoffman; Surging: For Every Current There Is a Countercurrent; Red Pumps on Maui; Joey and Hōkūle'a; Ciguatera in the South Seas; Fun and Games; Dismasted; Hot and Glassy; The Present is Just Layers of the Past; Surfing Hobie Cats in Hawai'i; The Catalina Paddleboard Race; Lucky To Be Surfers; Photography and the Packrat; The Evolution of Speed; Surfboard Design Evolution; Flippy, Surf Honey, and the Mysterious Steaming Coil; Stars & Stripes; The Materials Evolution - Design Evolution Connection
Let my people go surfing : the education of a reluctant businessman by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The personal stories of the founder of Patagonia, Inc. describe his underprivileged childhood as an immigrant in southern California, early fame as a successful mountain climber, and his company's dedication to quality and environmental responsibility
Climbing Fitz Roy, 1968 : reflections on the lost photos of the third ascent by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book features rare, once-thought-lost photos of the 1968 first ascent of the California Route on Cerro Fitz Roy, the third ascent of the mountain. With accompanying retrospective essays. Climbing Fitz Roy, 1968, presents photo documentation of the climb, places it in the social and climbing context of the times, and reflects how this momentous trip influenced the lives of those involved, and in a greater context, the lives of so many others."--Amazon.com
Lass die Mitarbeiter surfen gehen! : die Erfolgsgeschichte eines eigenwilligen Unternehmers by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in German and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glace et Neige : art et technique by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The summits of Samivel by Samivel( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les echanges de produits manufactures entre le Quebec et les provinces canadiennes, 1967-1984 by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salire su ghiaccio by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inventaire des programmes provinciaux et territoriaux en habitation au Canada by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le présent document dresse un inventaire des programmes provinciaux et territoriaux d'habitation, en vigueur au Canada en avril 2006. Il a été produit à partir des informations contenues dans les sites Internet des administrations provinciales et territoriales responsables de l'habitation au Canada. Par la suite, ces administrations ont été consultées et on leur a demandé de participer à la validation du contenu
Inventory of provincial and territorial housing programs in Canada by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document presents an inventory of provincial and territorial housing programs effective in April 2006. It was produced on the basis of information coming from the websites of the provincial and territorial authorities responsible for housing in Canada. These authorities were then consulted and asked to help validate the inventory content
 
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Alternative Names
Yvon Chouinard American mountain climber

Yvon Chouinard US-amerikanischer Extrembergsteiger und Unternehmer

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Languages
English (73)

French (16)

German (6)

Italian (2)

Chinese (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Planet ice : a climate for change180° south : conquerors of the uselessYosemite in the sixties : Glen DennyNo bad waves : talking story with Mickey MuñozLet my people go surfing : the education of a reluctant businessmanLass die Mitarbeiter surfen gehen! : die Erfolgsgeschichte eines eigenwilligen UnternehmersYvon Chouinard : Patagonia (clothing), Tenkara, Fortune Magazine, Squawk on the Street, Royal Robbins, Tom Frost