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Lee Iacocca

Michael D Fox

Lee Iacocca

the man, the myth, the corporation : Iacocca"s development as an American Western Mythical Hero and the exploitation of this condition in Chrysler television commercials, 1981-1985

by Michael D Fox

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Iacocca, Lee A. -- Influence

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Michael D. Fox
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 121 leaves :
    Number of Pages121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14429159M

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    Lee Iacocca ist am 2. Juli im Alter von 94 Jahren gestorben. In seiner Autobiographie tauchen wir tief ein in sein Leben, und erfahren: persönliche Geschichte der Managerlegende, Lee Iacoccas Erfolgsprinzipien, wie wichtig Mut ist: . Iacocca: An Autobiography was published in 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. The book also talks about the necessary law policies that needs to be implemented for car users/5().

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Lee Iacocca was the president of Ford Motor Company and chairman of Lee Iacocca book Chrysler Corporation. In retirement, he devoted his time to the Iacocca Family Foundation, which raises money for diabetes research. Lee Iacocca died in The book details Lee Iacoccas stints at Ford and Chrysler.

Not so much an autobiography but a memoir recounting /5(). Thank you, Lee Iacocca for this book. It is great to have such a straight shooter today. People pick up this book and get a glimpse at not just a phenomenal businessman, Iacocca did in fact bring Chrysler back from bankruptcy to being an automotive giant, but also a great by: Lee Iacocca is a compelling and an easy to read though this was written almost 30 years back,this provides a window to the auto industry in Lee Iacocca book manner which is relevant even at the age of 54 by Henry Ford,after serving the presidency for 8 years,Iacocca doesn't sit back and play joins Chrysler,revives it and brings 4/5.

Legendary automotive executive Lee Iacocca died at the age of 94 this week. Like President Donald Trump, Iacocca, too, had ambitions to make America great again. In fact, he may have coined Trump. Iacocca: An Autobiography is the fascinating story of Lee Iacocca, a business legend.

He helped shape Ford into the number two US auto maker and then saved Chrysler from going out of business. In this book, Iacocca reveals the situations he faced and the management magic he performed to make both companies into good performers.

A salesman pitches the book, a soundbite of Iacocca from the book, followed by another pitch for the book, soundbite of Iacocca reading what the salesman just told you he would cover, rinse and repeat. I got about 4 or 5 rotations of selling the book with brief Iacocca excerpts into the book, realized I had been had, and gave up.

Lee Iacocca () was the former president of Ford Motor Company and Chrysler Corporation and a bestselling author. Product Details Publisher: Scribner (Ap )Released on: Ap Speeches of Lee Iacocca.

Author: Matthew Wayne Seeger; Publisher: Wayne State University Press ISBN: Category: Biography & Autobiography Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The book concludes with speeches delivered on special occasions, such as commencements and the celebration of the Statue of Liberty, when Iacocca donned the role of.

For those who don't know, Lee Iacocca is the former CEO of Chrysler, and played a large role in rescuing that company from the brink of financial disaster. This book, his first in a decade, is an enjoyable collection of his thoughts on politics, the auto industry, and a wide variety of other by:   Lee Iacocca was the president of Ford Motor Company and chairman of the Chrysler Corporation.

In retirement, he devoted his time to the Iacocca Family Foundation, which raises money for diabetes research. Lee Iacocca died in /5(8). Synopsis. Born in Pennsylvania inLee Iacocca joined the Ford Motor Company in He rose rapidly, becoming president of Ford in Though Henry Ford Born:   Iacocca: An Autobiography Review: As the name of the book says that it is a biography book.

The book we are talking about is known as the best work of the author’s life. Not just the best work but this book was also the best selling book of its time as well. Which makes it very much interesting to read/5.

The attribution was correct, and the timing was no coincidence, as the text was an excerpt from the opening of Iacocca’s just-released book, Where Have All.

Lee Iacocca is the former chairman of Chrysler Corporation and the author of Talking Straight, the autobiography Iacocca, and Where Have All the Leaders Gone. About William Novak William Novak has written or co-authored some two dozen books, including the bestselling memoirs of Lee Iacocca, Tip O’Neill, Nancy Reagan.

Author of the gigantic number one bestsellers Iacocca: An Autobiography and Talking Straight, Lee Iacocca famously didn't mince words and in this, his last book, offers his no-nonsense, straight-up assessments of many of the most well-known American politicians of /5(45).

Lee Iacocca is an American automobile executive best known for spearheading the development of Ford Mustang and Pinto cars, while at the Ford Motor Company in the s, and then later for reviving the Chrysler Corporation as its CEO during the s.

He served as President and CEO of Chrysler from and additionally as chairman fromuntil his retirement at the end. Lee Iacocca tried to mount a coup to oust Henry Ford II from the Ford Motor Co., a daring move that prompted Henry Ford to fire Iacocca inaccording to a controversial new book.

After a thirty-two year career with Ford Motor Company, including eight years as president, Lee Iacocca engineered one of business history's greatest comebacks at Chrysler Corporation. His success, coupled with appearances in television commercials and his best-selling book, made him one of the nation's most known and admired businessmen.

Iacocca By Lee Iacocca, William Novak: Success and Failures. 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. Lee Iacocca was born on Octo in Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA as Lido Anthony Iacocca.

He was an actor, known for Reagan (), Late Night with David Letterman () and Liberty Weekend (). He was married to Darrien Earle, Peggy Johnson and Mary Kathryn McCleary.

He died on July 2, in Bel-Air, Los Angeles, California, USA. ThriftBooks sells millions of used books at the lowest everyday prices. We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard shipping on US orders over $"Vintage Iacocca He is fast-talking, blunt, boastful, and unabashedly patriotic.

Lee Iacocca is also a genuine folk hero His career is breathtaking."--Business Week 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/5(3).Lee Iacocca didn’t design the K-car, but that’s OK; he didn’t design the Mustang either.

He merely willed them both into existence, forced the appropriate decisions on executive teams with Michigan myopia and a profound disinterest in anything going on beyond their country clubs and wood-paneled executive suites.