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Guaranteed to Last: L.L. Bean's Century of Outfitting America

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L.L. Bean’s story is also America’s story. The ideas and events that drove the company’s development are all related to what was happening in the wider world. From the rugged, individualistic legacy of Teddy Roosevelt in the 1910s to soldiers’ experiences in both World Wars, from the “back to the land” movement in the 1960s and 1970s that brought millions of people to the ...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published January 24th 2012 by Melcher Media
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Actually I'm still reading but won't finish it all at once. Just browsing... A gift from my employer, free to all of us employees but $32 for you to own this attractive, expanded promotional brochure created for the 100th anniversary. The text is pretty interesting and the pictures are cool. Plenty of co-worker friends and acquaintances are pictured and/or quoted. But NOT your's truly. What's up with that?
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