The Men and Women Who Plant Trees

  • Randel S. Carlock
  • John L. Ward
Part of the A Family Business Publication book series (AFBP)


Exactly a century ago on the bare contours of the southern French Alps, one man began to plant trees.


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  1. 1.
    Giono, J. The Man Who Planted Trees (Condé Nast, 1954, originally published in Vogue under the title “The man who planted hope and reaped happiness”). The story was re-titled in 1982 and in 1987 became an animated film of the same title.Google Scholar

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© Randel S. Carlock and John L. Ward 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Randel S. Carlock
    • 1
  • John L. Ward
    • 2
  1. 1.Wendel International Centre for Family EnterpriseINSEADFrance
  2. 2.Center for Family Enterprises, Kellogg School of ManagementNorthwestern UniversityUSA

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