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Chouinard, Yvon 1938-

Overview
Works: 61 works in 142 publications in 7 languages and 3,934 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  History  Pictorial works  Environmental films  Handbooks and manuals  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 701 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 )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 503 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 )

15 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 185 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 )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 183 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 )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 119 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 )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 66 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 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let my people go surfing : the education of a reluctant businessman by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
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 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 20 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
Glace et Neige : art et technique by Yvon Chouinard( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tools for grassroots activists : best practices for success in the environmental movement( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For over twenty years, Patagonia has organized a Tools Conference, where experts provide practical training to help make activists more effective. Now Patagonia has captured Tools' best wisdom and advice into a book, creating a resource for any organization hoping to hone core skills like campaign and communication strategy, grassroots organizing, and lobbying as well as working with business, fundraising in uncertain times and using new technologies. Patagonia hopes the book will be dog-eared and scribbled in; a solid, inspiring guide and reliable companion. The book is organized in two sections: Strategies, and Tools. Each chapter, written by a respected expert in the field, covers essential principals as well as best practices. A hands-on case study accompanies each chapter and demonstrates the principles in action. Sprinkled throughout are inspirational thoughts from acclaimed activists, such as Jane Goodall, Bill McKibben, Wade Davis, Annie Leonard, and Terry Tempest Williams."--provided by Amazon.com
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 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The summits of Samivel by Samivel( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

JFK's secret doctor : the remarkable life of medical pioneer and legendary rock climber Hans Kraus by Susan E. B Schwartz( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HISTORY OF THE AMERICAS. Set against the grand panorama of twentieth-century world events, it captures the remarkable life and spirit of climbing and medical visionary Hans Kraus (1905-1966). Kraus was taught English by James Joyce, escaped Nazi dominated Europe, and was JFK's secret back specialist. A legendary rock climber known for hair-raising ascents on two continents, Kraus lived a life filled with tragedy and triumph, intense passion, verve, and a whole lot of guts, glory, and wit. One of the great unsung medical pioneers of the twentieth century, Kraus made headline news throughout the second half of the 1950s, was a guest of honor at Eisenhower's White House, and was the subject of cover stories in major magazines throughout America, including Sports Illustrated
Simply fishing : techniques for Tenkara and rod and reel by Yvon Chouinard( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern-day fly fishing, like much in life, has become exceedingly complex, with high-tech gear, a confusing array of flies and terminal tackle, accompanied by high-priced fishing guides. This book reveals that the best way to catch trout is simply, with a rod and a fly and not much else. The wisdom in this book comes from a simpler time, when the premise was: the more you know, the less you need. It teaches the reader how to discover where the fish are, at what depth, and what they are feeding on. Then it describes the techniques needed to present a fly at that depth, make it look lifelik
No Bad Waves Talking Story with Mickey Munoz by Yvon Chouinard( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 0 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
 
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Climbing ice
Alternative Names
Yvon Chouinard American mountain climber

Yvon Chouinard Amerikaans bergbeklimmer

Yvon Chouinard US-amerikanischer Extrembergsteiger und Unternehmer

쉬나드, 이본 1938-

슈나드, 이반 1938-

취나드, 이본 1938-

イヴォン・シュイナード

シュイナード, イヴォン

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Planet ice : a climate for change180° south : conquerors of the uselessYosemite in the sixties : Glen DennyLet my people go surfing : the education of a reluctant businessmanNo bad waves : talking story with Mickey MuñozYvon Chouinard : Patagonia (clothing), Tenkara, Fortune Magazine, Squawk on the Street, Royal Robbins, Tom Frost