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Pierre S. du Pont : a rare genius

Author: Michelle Ferrari; Longwood Gardens (Kennett Square, Pa.)
Publisher: Kennett Square, Pa. : Longwood Gardens, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
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This biography offers an intimate look at the life and achievements of the remarkable Pierre S. du Pont. This wonderful book serves as a companion to the film of the same name and also draws extensively upon the vast collection of correspondence and writings du Pont left behind. This set includes a collectable book cover, hardcover book and DVD.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Pierre S Du Pont; Pierre S Du Pont
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michelle Ferrari; Longwood Gardens (Kennett Square, Pa.)
OCLC Number: 466162460
Notes: DVD originally released in 2008.
Description: 144 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 26 cm + 1 videodisc (sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
Details: System requirements for accompanying material: DVD, NTSC.
Contents: The influences --
The treasurer --
The gardener --
The company man and the family man --
The executive assailed --
The reformer --
The activist --
The reluctant newsmaker --
The "retiree."
Responsibility: by Michelle Ferrari.

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This biography offers an intimate look at the life and achievements of the remarkable Pierre S. du Pont. This wonderful book serves as a companion to the film of the same name and also draws extensively upon the vast collection of correspondence and writings du Pont left behind. This set includes a collectable book cover, hardcover book and DVD.

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