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Walt Disney : the triumph of the American imagination

Author: Neal Gabler
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, [2007]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First Vintage books editionView all editions and formats
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A portrait of the private life and public career of Walt Disney ranging from his deprived youth, contributions to the art of animation, visionary creation of the first synergistic entertainment empire and reclusive and lonely private world.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Walt Disney; Walt Disney; Walt Disney
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neal Gabler
ISBN: 9780679757474 0679757473
OCLC Number: 148996611
Awards: "Winner Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography"--Cover.
Description: xx, 851 pages, 32 unnumbered of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Escape --
Go-getter --
Wonderland --
The mouse --
The cult --
Folly --
Parnassus --
Two wars --
Adrift --
City on a hill --
Slouching toward utopia.
Responsibility: Neal Gabler.

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A portrait of the private life and public career of Walt Disney ranging from his deprived youth, contributions to the art of animation, visionary creation of the first synergistic entertainment empire and reclusive and lonely private world.

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