Download or stream iacocca: an autobiography by lee iacocca get 50% off this audiobook at the audiobooksnow online audio book store and download or stream it right to your computer, smartphone or tablet. Embed (for wordpresscom hosted blogs and archiveorg item description tags. Description: in this business best seller, lee iacocca recounts his rise to the top of the ford corporation the proud son of immigrants, he is proud also of his decision to market the ford mustang, which was a stunning success.
1 title: iacocca, an autobiography 2 author: lee iacocca with william novak 3 this book is an autobiography 7 historical background: his name when he was born was lido, not really lee he changed it when he had to go down south for a sales campaign he thought that the southerners would like. Description : this text brings together 25 of iacocca's most memorable and influential speeches in a historical and critical context the speeches are organised by audience and theme to explore the range of issues a modern corporate spokesperson addresses. Books in the year 1984, he became the co-author of an autobiography titled as iacocca: an autobiography it was the best-selling non-fiction book in 1984 and 1985 then, in 1988, he co-authored a book called talking straight which is a non-fiction book. Books in 1984, iacocca co-authored (with william novak) an autobiography, titled iacocca: an autobiography it was the best selling non-fiction hardback book of 1984 and 1985 the book used heavy discounting which would become a trend among publishers in the 1980s iacocca donated the proceeds of the book's sales to diabetes research.
Lee iacocca was the president of ford and the chairman of chrysler in the 70's and 80's he was before my time, so i had never heard of iacocca, but i have definitely seen his work he was instrumental in the development of the ford mustang, being called the father of the mustang. The book co-authored by william novak published in 1984 most of the book is taken up with reminiscences of iacocca's career in the car industry, first with the ford motor company, then the chrysler corporation. Iacocca by lee iacocca, william novak iacocca is an autobiography that captures the life and times of the son of an italian immigrant family living his american dream the autobiography covers a background analysis on iacocca's father, his marriage and final settlement in america before traversing through the life of lee iacocca. Lido anthony lee iacocca (/ˌaɪəˈkoʊkə/ eye-ə-koh-kə born october 15, 1924) is an american businessman known for engineering the ford mustang and ford pinto cars, being let go from ford motor company, and his revival of the chrysler corporation in the 1980s.
Include description an autobiography by lee iacocca and william novak (1985, hardcover) iacocca an autobiography lee iacocca book pre-owned. Description of the book iacocca: an autobiography: he's an american legend, a straight-shooting businessman who brought chrysler back from the brink and in the process became a media celebrity, newsmaker, and a man many had urged to run for president. For the second consecutive year, the autobiography of lee iacocca was far and away the best-selling hard-cover nonfiction book in the united states in 1985, according to a new york times survey. Lee iacocca is the former chairman of chrysler corporation and the author of talking straight and the autobiography iacocca from the trade paperback edition bibliographic information.
Lido anthony lee iacocca is an american businessman known for engineering the ford mustang and ford pinto cars, being let go from ford motor company, and his revival of the chrysler corporation in the 1980s. Lido anthony lee iacocca is an automobile executive born on 15th of october 1924 in allenton, pennsylvania usa, who is probably best known for leading the design of ford mustang and pinto cars during the 1960s, and later for reviving the chrysler corporation as its ceo during the 1980s. Lee iacocca is the former chairman of chrysler corporation and the author of talking straight and the autobiography iacocca from the trade paperback edition see all product description. Iacocca: an autobiography was published in 1986 as a reissue edition by rhus and is available in paperback key features: the success story of one of the most prominent automobile engineers of all time, lee iacocca. Lee iacocca as a writer after succeeding in turning around chrysler, lee iacocca published his autobiography in 1984 to document his family and work experiences he dedicated one chapter of his book to his family's roots as italian immigrants.
Iacocca quotes (showing 1-7 of 7) get all the education you can then go out and do something - do anything ― lee iacocca, iacocca: an autobiography. Lee iacocca is the former chairman of chrysler corporation and the author of talking straight and the autobiography iacocca from the trade paperback edition read an excerpt. Iacocca: an autobiography - lee iacocca, william novak - google books the son of italian immigrants, lee iacocca rose spectacularly through the ranks of ford motor company to become its president, only to be toppled eight years. ``lee iacocca is a hero for our time--a conceited, big-mouth, glad-handing huckster who talked the government into loaning his company piles of money.
Born in pennsylvania in 1924, lee iacocca joined the ford motor company in 1946 he rose rapidly, becoming president of ford in 1970 though henry ford ii fired iacocca in 1978, he was soon hired by the nearly bankrupt chrysler corporation. This is an autobiography of lee (lido) iacocca, an outstanding leader of the american automobile industry, an american legend, who many urged to run for president of the country.
Iacocca: an autobiography iacocca: an autobiography is lee iacocca's best selling autobiography, co- authored with william novak and originally published in 1984 most of the book is taken up with reminiscences of iacocca's career in the car industry, first with the ford motor company, then the chrysler corporation. Book summary: the title of this book is iacocca and it was written by lee iacocca, william novak this particular edition is in a paperback format this particular edition is in a paperback format this books publish date is apr 03, 2007 and it has a suggested retail price of $1700. Lee iacocca is a compelling and an easy to read bookeven though this was written almost 30 years back,this provides a window to the auto industry in a manner which is relevant even todayfired at the age of 54 by henry ford,after serving the presidency for 8 years,iacocca doesn't sit back and play golfhe joins chrysler,revives it and brings. Iacocca: an autobiography - ebook written by lee iacocca, william novak read this book using google play books app on your pc, android, ios devices download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read iacocca: an autobiography.