The Disney Book

A Celebration of the World of Disney
Author: Jim Fanning
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 0241429048
Category: Performing Arts
Page: 200
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Celebrate movie history and the world of Disney, from the animations and live action movies to the magical Disney parks and attractions, with The Disney Book. Go behind-the-scenes of Disney's best-loved animated movies and find out how they were made, follow Disney's entire history using the timeline, and marvel at beautiful concept art and story sketches. Perfect for Disney fans who want to know everything about the magical Disney world, The Disney Book delves into their incredible archives and lets readers explore classic Disney animated and live action movies, wonder at fascinating Disney collectibles and even see original story sketches from Disney films. Check out "Hero" pages that focus on amazing Disney props or artworks from the archives, beautifully photographed and annotated. The ideal gift for Disney fans and animation and movie buffs! Copyright © 2015 Disney.

Who Was Walt Disney?


Author: Whitney Stewart,Who HQ
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101046302
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 112
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Walt Disney always loved to entertain people. Often it got him into trouble. Once he painted pictures with tar on the side of his family's white house. His family was poor, and the happiest time of his childhood was spent living on a farm in Missouri. His affection for small-town life is reflected in Disneyland Main Streets around the world. With black-and-white illustrations throughout, this biography reveals the man behind the magic. This book is not authorized, licensed or endorsed by the Walt Disney Company or any affiliate. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Walt Disney


Author: Neal Gabler
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780307265968
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 880
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The definitive portrait of one of the most important cultural figures in American history: Walt Disney. Walt Disney was a true visionary whose desire for escape, iron determination and obsessive perfectionism transformed animation from a novelty to an art form, first with Mickey Mouse and then with his feature films–most notably Snow White, Fantasia, and Bambi. In his superb biography, Neal Gabler shows us how, over the course of two decades, Disney revolutionized the entertainment industry. In a way that was unprecedented and later widely imitated, he built a synergistic empire that combined film, television, theme parks, music, book publishing, and merchandise. Walt Disney is a revelation of both the work and the man–of both the remarkable accomplishment and the hidden life. Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography USA Today Biography of the Year

Walt Disney


Author: Sarah Tieck
Publisher: ABDO
ISBN: 9781617142529
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
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Easy-to-read, compelling text paired with color photos introduces young readers to the remarkable life of Walt Disney. Readers will learn about Disney's childhood, education, and career as a groundbreaking animator and entrepreneur. Disney's early interest and talent as an artist and cartoonist are discussed, including his work in advertising and the formation of Walt Disney Company. Also included are Disney's famous animated movies and characters, such as Mickey Mouse, as well as the making of Disneyland and Disney World. Disney's marriage to Lilly Bounds and their daughters, Diane and Sharon, are also covered. Features include maps, a timeline, a glossary with phonetic spellings, and an index. Buddy Books is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Walt Disney, the Art of Animation

The Story of the Disney Studio Contribution to a New Art
Author: Bob Thomas
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster
ISBN: N.A
Category: Animated films
Page: 181
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The Disneyland Book of Lists


Author: Chris Strodder
Publisher: Santa Monica Press
ISBN: 1595808264
Category: Travel
Page: 288
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The Disneyland Book of Lists offers a new way to explore six decades of Disneyland® history. Hundreds of fascinating lists cover the past and present and feature everything from the park’s famous attractions, shops, restaurants, parades, and live shows to the creative artists, designers, characters, and performers who have made Disneyland® the world’s most beloved theme park. Inside the pages of this fun- and fact-filled book you will find: • 13 of Walt Disney’s Disneyland® Favorites • 32 Signs and Structures Reminding of Disneyland’s® Past • A Dozen Scary Moments on Disneyland® Attractions • 47 Disneyland® Parades • 18 Secrets in the Haunted Mansion • 30 Jokes from the Jungle Cruise • 25 Special Events You May Not Have Heard Of • 15 Urban Legends • 123 Celebrity Guests • 26 Attractions and Exhibits with the Longest Names • 11 Movies Based on Disneyland® Attractions • A Dozen World Records Set at Disneyland® In addition to lists created by author Chris Strodder (The Disneyland® Encyclopedia), the book will include lists from celebrities, Disneyland® experts and historians, Disneyland® Imagineers and designers, and other current and former Disneyland® employees. People have been making lists since Biblical times (think Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, compiled 2,100 years ago), and to this day various top tens, hit parades, and bucket lists chronicle every aspect of our lives. But until now, no book has used lists to categorize all the diverse elements in Disneyland®. Fun, fascinating, factual, and sixty years in the making, The Disneyland® Book of Lists is the only Disneyland® book of its kind.

Walt Disney

A Biography
Author: Louise Krasniewicz
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313358303
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 155
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Highlights the life and accomplishments of the famous cartoonist who created Mickey Mouse, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and Bambi and was the owner of Walt Disney Studios and Disneyland.

Walt Disney


Author: Saddleback Educational Publishing
Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing
ISBN: 1602915938
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 25
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Fast-paced and easy-to-read, these 25-page graphic biographies teach students about historical figures: those who lead us into new territory; pursued scientific discoveries; battled injustice and prejudice; and broke down creative and artistic barriers. These biographies offer a variety of rich primary and secondary source material to support teaching to the standards.

The Story of Disney


Author: Valerie Bodden
Publisher: The Creative Company
ISBN: 9781583416037
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 46
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Discusses the history of the Walt Disney Company.

ShellieMay the Disney Bear

Duffy's New Friend
Author: Disney Book Group
Publisher: Disney Electronic Content
ISBN: 148474392X
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: N.A
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Read along with Disney! ShellieMay the bear is a perfect best friend. Why? Because she's cuddly, adventurous, and very sweet! No wonder Duffy, Mickey's teddy bear, loves her so much. This storybook tells the tale of how ShellieMay came to be --how Minnie made the little stuffed bear and filled her with joy so that Duffy would have a best friend by his side.

The Magic Kingdom

Walt Disney and the American Way of Life
Author: Steven Watts
Publisher: University of Missouri Press
ISBN: 0826273009
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 550
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The Magic Kingdom sheds new light on the cultural icon of "Uncle Walt." Watts digs deeply into Disney's private life, investigating his roles as husband, father, and brother and providing fresh insight into his peculiar psyche-his genuine folksiness and warmth, his domineering treatment of colleagues and friends, his deepest prejudices and passions. Full of colorful sketches of daily life at the Disney Studio and tales about the creation of Disneyland and Disney World, The Magic Kingdom offers a definitive view of one of the most influential Americans of the twentieth century.

Entrepreneurship the Disney Way


Author: Michael G. Goldsby,Rob Mathews
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0429679386
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 308
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This book focuses on the business story of Walt Disney and the company he built. Combining a unique blend of entrepreneurship, creativity, innovation, and a relentless drive to bring out the best in his teams, Walt Disney created one of the most successful ventures in business history. Outlining the specific processes of the company, Goldsby and Mathews provide the reader with the tools they need to embrace their own entrepreneurial leadership style, to lead effectively, to be more innovative, and to build a successful organization. Through the lens of Disney, the reader learns the fundamentals of entrepreneurship, innovation, and leadership. Beginning with a general introduction to the concepts relevant to the entrepreneurial organization today, the book examines how Disney built his empire and how the company remains an industry leader. The book also provides the opportunity to take the Entrepreneurial Leadership Instrument, which measures one’s style in leading entrepreneurial ventures. The book is divided into two parts: • Part I provides an overview of Disney’s entrepreneurial journey, including the topics of vision, risk-taking, financing, and human resource management; • Part II examines the company’s transition from a family business into a global operation, including topics such as succession planning and strategy. Part II also explores Disney Parks and Resorts, the part of the company that interacts directly with customers, including topics such as culture, employee engagement, customer service, and customer experience. Entrepreneurship the Disney Way brings entrepreneurship, innovation, and leadership to life through the compelling story of one of the most recognizable businessmen and companies of our time. The authors’ interviews with high-level executives provides the reader with a rare inside look into the way his company functions. Disney fans, executives, and students of entrepreneurship, innovation, and leadership will find it a delightful and informing read.

The Disney Poster Book

Featuring the Collection of Tony Anselmo
Author: Disney Book Group
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 9780786853632
Category: Performing Arts
Page: 96
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Foreword by Leonard Maltin A gallery of large format, stunningly colourful posters traces in graphic form the evolution of Disney's stupendous stars - Mickey, Donald, Goofy and Pluto - as well as celebrates the studio's most recent feature animated films from The Lion King through Lilo & Stitch. The more than 100 exceptional, exuberant works of art, divided into three distinctive periods to capture the magic and spirit of Disney's wide range of films and characters, are surely among the greatest movie posters ever created.

The Disney Kiss


Author: Disney Book Group
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 9780786861781
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 64
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Colorful stills from the Disney Animation Archives capture magical romantic moments from such classic features asLady and the Tramp, Beauty and the Beast, Sleeping Beauty,andCinderella,in a Valentine’s Day gift book.

That Tickles!

The Disney Book of Senses
Author: Cindy West
Publisher: Random House Disney
ISBN: 9781562823832
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
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Mickey and his friends examine each of the five senses, with close-ups of Mickey's eyes, Minnie's ears, Goofy's mouth, Daisy's feet, and Pluto's nose

Meet the Disney Brothers


Author: Aaron H. Goldberg
Publisher: Quaker Scribe
ISBN: 1733642021
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 100
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WINNER OF THE SILVER BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AWARD FOR JUVENILE NONFICTION You have probably heard the word Disney before. Come on, who hasn’t? You’ve seen Disney movies, watched Disney TV shows, and maybe even visited Disneyland or Walt Disney World. Did you know there were two brothers with the last name of Disney who created this entertainment empire? Walt and Roy Disney built the world’s most popular theme parks and brought to life some of the best-known cartoon characters in family entertainment. The story of their lives is a wonderful tale of hard work, determination, and cooperation. While this book is primarily about Walt Disney, his story can’t be properly told without including his older brother Roy and the strong bond between siblings that propelled them to worldwide fame and fortune. Illustrations throughout this biography help tell the story of how two farm boys from the Midwest went on to build one of the world’s most successful entertainment companies.

Walt Disney

Conversations
Author: Walt Disney
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9781578067138
Category: Art
Page: 143
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Compiles interviews and profiles of Walt Disney from the late 1920s to the late 1960s, tracing his entire career and revealing how he viewed his works as shapers of popular culture.

Walt Disney


Author: Jane Sutcliffe
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 1580137040
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 48
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Profiles the life and career of Walt Disney.

Walt Disney

A Photo-illustrated Biography
Author: June Preszler
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9780736822268
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 24
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A biography of the well-known animator, moviemaker, and theme park creator whose technological advancements gave us Mickey Mouse and Disneyland.