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Chouinard, Yvon 1938-

Works: 65 works in 137 publications in 6 languages and 3,695 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Pictorial works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Author, Speaker, fmp, Conceptor, Commentator
Classifications: HC102.5, 658.4083
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An introduction to The call of the wild by Jack London by Dan Stone( Recording )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 748 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
Climbing ice by Yvon Chouinard( Book )
11 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Techniques for climbing on ice and snow. Section on avalanches
180° south ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow adventurer Jeff Johnson as he retraces the epic 1968 journey of Yvon Chouinard and Doug Tompkins to Patagonia. Along the way he gets shipwrecked off Easter Island, surfs the longest wave of his life-- and prepares himself for a rare ascent of Cerro Corcovado. He meets Chouinard and Tompkins who have come to Patagonia to spend their fortunes to protect the raw nature. The photography captures beautiful mountain ranges and coastline along the west coast of North America, from California to deep Patagonia
The responsible company by Yvon Chouinard( Book )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 239 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
Simple fly fishing : techniques for tenkara and rod & reel by Yvon Chouinard( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 123 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 67 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
Inventaire des programmes provinciaux et territoriaux en habitation au Canada by Yvon Chouinard( )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in French and held by 62 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
Yosemite in the sixties : Glen Denny by Glen Denny( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sheer granite walls of Yosemite Valley galvanized a dedicated group of rock climbers in the 1960s, who saw the nearly holdless, glacier-polished faces as the purest form of challenge. The awesome Half Dome and El Capitan were first climbed in the late 1950s, ushering in a new era of rock climbing later known as the golden age of Yosemite climbing. During this era, the climbers of the sixties developed the techniques, tools, and philosophies that made Yosemite the most influential rock climbing arena in the world. In the spirit of the social changes of the sixties, a small group of committe
Inventory of provincial and territorial housing programs in Canada by Yvon Chouinard( )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 58 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
Damnation ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 53 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
Climbing Fitz Roy, 1968 Reflections on the Lost Photos of the Third Ascent by Yvon Chouinard( )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
<DIV>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.</div>
No bad waves : talking story with Mickey Muñoz by Mickey Muñoz( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 25 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 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No Bad Waves Talking Story with Mickey Munoz by Yvon Chouinard( )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
<DIV>Mickey Muñoz has been called the?surfer's surfer," and is loved and respected among the cognoscenti for his contributions to surfing and the surfing life for the past 60 years as a surfer, a pioneer of Waimea Bay, a stuntman (stand-in for Gidget), a board shaper and designer, and as a sailor and boatbuilder (America's Cup). Mentored by the Malibu greats of the '40s, and an influence on generations of surfers since, Mickey weaves the story of a California waterman using his own life and that of his friends.</DIV>
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
Homme d'affaires malgré moi : confessions d'un alter-entrepreneur by Yvon Chouinard( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.00 for Salire su ... to 0.82 for Glace et N ...)
Alternative Names
シュイナード, イヴォン
English (73)
French (16)
German (6)
Japanese (3)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)