The Resource A man and his watch : iconic watches and stories from the men who wore them, Matt Hranek, (electronic resource)

A man and his watch : iconic watches and stories from the men who wore them, Matt Hranek, (electronic resource)

Label
A man and his watch : iconic watches and stories from the men who wore them
Title
A man and his watch
Title remainder
iconic watches and stories from the men who wore them
Statement of responsibility
Matt Hranek
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Paul Newman wore his Rolex Daytona every single day for 35 years until his death in 2008. The iconic timepiece, probably the single most sought-after watch in the world, is now in the possession of his daughter Clea, who wears it every day in his memory. Franklin Roosevelt wore an elegant gold Tiffany watch, gifted to him by a friend on his birthday, to the famous Yalta Conference where he shook the hands of Joseph Stalin and Winston Churchill. JFK's Omega worn to his presidential inauguration, Ralph Lauren's watch purchased from Andy Warhol's personal collection, Sir Edmund Hillary's Rolex worn during the first-ever summit of Mt. Everest . . . these and many more compose the stories of the world's most coveted watches captured in A Man and His Watch. Matthew Hranek, a watch collector and NYC men's style fixture, has traveled the world conducting firsthand interviews and diving into exclusive collections to gather the never-before-told stories of 76 watches, completed with stunning original photography of every single piece. Through these intimate accounts and Hranek's storytelling, the watches become more than just timepieces and status symbols; they represent historical moments, pioneering achievements, heirlooms, family mementos, gifts of affection, and lifelong friendships
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Hranek, Matt
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Antiques
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Target audience
adult
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A man and his watch : iconic watches and stories from the men who wore them, Matt Hranek, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11974911
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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MWT11974911
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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computer
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rdamedia
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Publisher number
MWT11974911
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remote
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11974911
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A man and his watch : iconic watches and stories from the men who wore them, Matt Hranek, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11974911
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11974911
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11974911
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11974911
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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