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House of Klein : fashion, controversy, and a business obsession

Author: Lisa Marsh
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fashion world insider and journalist reveals the secret world of Calvin Klein. The House of Klein for the first time tells the inside story of the rise of a fashion legend and the mammoth empire he built. Calvin Klein is the world's most well-known (and successful) fashion designer and has created one of the most recognizable brands in existence, but the tale of his ascendancy to the top of the fashion industry  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
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Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Marsh, Lisa, 1967-
House of Klein.
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, ©2003
(DLC) 2003010882
(OCoLC)52257553
Named Person: Calvin Klein; Calvin Klein
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Marsh
ISBN: 0471478954 9780471478959 1280344911 9781280344916
OCLC Number: 55693672
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 232 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: From the Bronx --
Working --
Early Years and Jeans --
Booming Boxers and Briefs --
The Cost of Business --
Obsession --
Calvin's Kely Girl --
Unraveling --
What is Calvin Klein? --
Fast, Furious and Forte --
Controversial cK --
Trouble with Linda --
On the Block --
The War With Wachner --
Streamlining for Success --
Phillips-Van Who? --
Tomorrow.
Responsibility: Lisa Marsh.
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The House of Klein for the first time tells the inside story of the rise of a fashion legend and the mammoth empire he built. Calvin Klein is the most well known and successful fashion designer in  Read more...

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"...your going to love the House of Klein..." (Harpers & Queen, September 2003) "...it captures beautifully the long hours of hard work and the joy of success..." (Management Today, September 2003) Read more...

 
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