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The Allure of Chanel
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Paul Morand
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-26 - Publisher: Pushkin Press

Coco Chanel invited Paul Morand to visit her in St Moritz at the end of the Second World War when he was given the opportunity to write her memoirs; his notes of their conversations were put away in a drawer and only came to light one year after Chanel's death.
The Allure of Chanel
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Paul Morand
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-24 - Publisher: Pushkin Press

The story of Coco Chanel s life, as told by her to Paul Morand. Coco Chanel invited Paul Morand to visit her in St Moritz at the end of the Second World War when he was given the opportunity to write her memoirs; his notes of their conversations were put
Leaders
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Stanley McChrystal, Jeff Eggers, Jason Mangone
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-23 - Publisher: Penguin UK

'People don't quit their jobs, they quit their bosses... The action of leadership is not leading, it's teaming... Leadership is the ecosystem that the leader cultivates' General Stanley McChrystal In Leaders, retired four-star General Stanley McChrystal has written a passionate call to arms, looking to redefine what it means to
Coco Chanel
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Linda Simon
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-01 - Publisher: Reaktion Books

The name Chanel brings immediately to mind the signature scent of No. 5 and the understated but sophisticated glamour of a simple black dress and pearls. But to consider Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel (1883–1971) as simply a fashion designer fails to capture her social and cultural significance. As Linda Simon reveals
The Scent of Empires
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Karl Schlögel
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-27 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Can a drop of perfume tell the story of the twentieth century? Can a smell bear the traces of history? What can we learn about the history of the twentieth century by examining the fate of perfumes? In this remarkable book, Karl Schlögel unravels the interconnected histories of two of