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How to be like Walt

Author: Pat Williams; Jim Denney
Publisher: Deerfield Beach, Fla. : Health Communications, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Capturing the Disney magic every day of your life"--Cover.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Walt Disney; Walt Disney; Walt Disney
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Pat Williams; Jim Denney
ISBN: 0757302319 9780757302312
OCLC Number: 55109141
Notes: "Capturing the Disney magic every day of your life"--Cover.
Description: xiv, 400 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: It all started with a boy --
Anything is possible --
Imagination unlimited --
Animated leadership --
Betting the studio --
Triumph to tragedy --
The plus factor --
The man with stick-to-it-ivity --
A sponge for ideas --
The man who saw tomorrow --
Living for the next generation --
A man of singular focus --
The show must go on --
The real Walt Disney --
Walt lives!
Responsibility: Pat Williams with Jim Denney.
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Draws on more than 1,000 interviews to present an inspirational portrait of the founder of the Walt Disney company, relating how his character strengths of imagination, perseverance, and optimism  Read more...

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My grandfather believed so much in what he was doing that he put his name on everything. He had a thirst for life, a strong work ethic, and a willingness to take great risks in order to achieve great Read more...

 
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Best Researched Book on Walt!

by GloryToGod (WorldCat user published 2016-09-07) Excellent Permalink

The amount of research and interviews done to put this book together was amazing.  It's the best book I've read about Walt Disney and it is truly inspiring!

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