Iacocca has ratings and reviews. Abhishek said: Having recently read Steve Jobs and of course having been mesmerised by it, I figured that it w. Iacocca: An Autobiography [Lee Iacocca, William Novak] on *FREE * shipping on qualifying offers. “Vintage Iacocca He is fast-talking, blunt. Born in Pennsylvania in , Lee Iacocca joined the Ford Motor Company in He rose rapidly, becoming president of Ford in

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An Autobiography on your Kindle in under a minute. He makes some good points about ideological libertarianism and its weaknesses, but one can’t help seeing autobiograhpy of his interpretations here as also self-serving. Jan 13, Roy Huff rated it really liked it. Is this book for children, or is it for teens and adults? At one point, he bought a couple autoboography fig trees and actually found a way to grow them in the harsh climate of Allentown.

Lee Iacocca

Inat age thirty-six, he sped into the vice presidency and general managership of the company’s most important unit, Ford Division. Apparently this is a high-demand phone and Amazon’s shipping estimate is much later rather than sooner.

He is fast-talking, blunt, boastful, and unabashedly patriotic. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you autobiographu link to download the free Kindle App.

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Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Am I the only guy in this country who’s fed up with what’s happening? The real drama starts unfolding with Iacocca’s arrival at Ford and his subsequent rise from a dealer to the President of Ford over a thirty-something year period. Jul 03, Michael rated it liked it Recommends it for: The new model had all of the newest technologies of the time, including fully electronic fo injection and all-digital dashboard.


Life’s lessons on or off work A must read for autboiography person working.

Iacocca Snippet view – Customers who bought this item also bought. My Dad was an Italian immigrant who came through Ellis Island and had great life living the American dream. Sep 09, Priyanka – rated it really liked it. InIacocca founded Olivio Premium Productswhich manufactures the Olivio line of food products made from olive oil.

On top of that, how Henry Ford actually ran the company like a private business, even after having five hundred thousand employees at one point of time.

autobilgraphy One person found this helpful. Released in the middle of the major recession, the small, efficient, and inexpensive front-wheel drive cars sold rapidly. Finally, if any of you think you are “buying America” with Motorola, guess again. By he had become general manager of the Ford division and a vice president of the company.

Book seems to be a bit biased but then this is why Autobiographies are published. For years he was obsessed with finding a way to drive a few extra miles with a flat. Riding the Roller Coaster: I loved the way the whole book is narrated in first person, it actually feels like you are hearing Lee’s life story from his own mouth, sitting right in front of you.

But looking at Lee Iacocca’s llee, I feel like my memories are I have a hard time believing Lee Iacocca can handle criticism. I received it in 5 days!

Bearing a strong resemblance to the Volkswagen Rabbitthe front-wheel drive Omni and Horizon became instant hits, selling overunits each in their debut year, showing what was to come for Chrysler. He continues to serve on the board of the foundation. On December 3,Iacocca launched a auotbiography to encourage open dialogue about the challenges of contemporary society.

Lee Iacocca is not of my generation, nor do the American cars hold any great presence in my country His knowledge of not only economy, defense, education, social security, heath-care and so much more was totally commendable.


Whenever I wanted to ride a bike, I had to borrow one from a friend. Should Chrysler Be Saved? My background it pretty similar to Iacocca’s. See 2 questions about Iacocca…. This is one that I thought kept you interested the whole time, I dont remember any points where I just couldn’t stand to read anymore of it.

Power through the portions where he talks about how great he was and you’d find it alright. A Biography of Lee Iacocca. Lee Iacocca’s life and successes were amazing. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Lee Iacocca Biography

He has been one of the main patrons of the research of Denise Faustman at Massachusetts General Hospital. In part 1 of the book, Iacocca speaks of his Italian immigrant family and his experiences at school. It is good, not great, maybe because I remember watching the story unfold on the nightly news. It evoked a passion in me to know more about the auto industry and other manufacturing co’s. Automobile, a usually four-wheeled vehicle designed primarily for passenger transportation and commonly propelled by an internal-combustion lde using a volatile fuel.

Even after driving a plethora of cars in last autobiograpphy odd years, I still haven’t laid my hands on my dream car which happens to be a Ford Mustang without any doubts.