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A portrait of Walt Disney World : 50 years of the most magical place on Earth  Cover Image Book Book

A portrait of Walt Disney World : 50 years of the most magical place on Earth / foreword by Bob Chapek ; Kevin M. Kern, Tim O'Day, Steven Vagnini ; original cover art by Fabiola Garza.

Kern, Kevin M., (author.). O'Day, Tim, (author.). Vagnini, Steven, (author.). Chapek, Bob, (writer of foreword.).

Item details

  • ISBN: 1368052843
  • ISBN: 9781368052849
  • Physical Description: 319 pages : color illustrations, color maps, photographs (chiefly color) ; 34 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles ; Disney Editions, 2021.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
"FAC-034274-21244"--Title page verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and endnotes (pages 308-317) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword / by Bob Chapek, Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company -- Preface -- Destination: Florida : Disney roots in the Sunshine State -- Building the dream : the making of the "Florida Project" -- Why not Florida? The inspiration and optimism of Walt Disney : looking back with Disney legend Dick Nunis -- From forest city to the vacation kingdom : looking back with Debby Dane Browne -- A grandson's appreciation and memories : looking back with Roy Patrick Disney -- Framing our portrait : a thematic compass -- Nostalgia : an idealized yesteryear -- Fantasy : the art of make believe -- Discovery : adventure and exploration -- Tomorrow : a step into the future -- Reflections : looking back at the world -- The world's most magical celebration : the fiftieth anniversary of Walt Disney World.
Subject: Walt Disney World Resort (Fla.) > History > 20th century.
Amusement parks > Florida > History > 20th century.
Genre: Illustrated works.

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