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    DescriptionThis work introduces the original Walt Disney Imagineers, the creative force that brought the magic to life in the Disney theme park. It explores their individual relationships, both with Walt and each other, their creative breakthroughs and failures and their rivalries and professional politics.

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    Walt Disney's Legends of Imagineering
    And the Genesis of the Disney Theme Park
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jeff Kurtti
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 160
    Width: 241 mm
    Height: 279 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 953 g
    ISBN 13: 9780786855599
    ISBN 10: 0786855592

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    BISAC V2.8: JNF038100, JNF025180, BUS070070
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    LC classification: PN1999.W27 K84 2006
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations, colour illustrations
    Disney Book Publishing Inc.
    Imprint name
    Disney Editions
    Publication date
    01 September 2008
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY
    Author Information
    Film historian Jeff Kurtti is considered one of the leading authorities on The Walt Disney Company and its history. He is the author of several books and magazine articles, a writer-director of documentaries, and a respected public speaker, host, and panel moderator. For the 50th anniversary of Disneyland, he wrote the park exclusive publication The Art of Disneyland. Kurtti was executive producer of the DVD collector's editions of Around the World in 80 Days, Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The Adventures of Robin Hood, Yankee Doodle Dandy, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Sixth Sense, A Bug's Llife, Tarzan, Toy Story, Fantasia, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Monsters, Inc., and Beauty and the Beast. He has written, directed, and commentated in documentaries on the making of several of these movies, and his video productions have been seen on The Academy Awards, The Wonderful World of Disney, and Turner Classic Movies. Kurtti also produced the Walt Disney Treasures DVD edition series with Leonard Maltin. He has been a guest speaker and moderator at the Official Disneyana Convention, and an artist-in-residence at The Disney Institute. His articles have appeared in Widescreen Review, Disney Magazine, Disney Adventures, Collector's Showcase and Sketches. Kurtti is a member of the Writers Guild of America West (WGAw). Bruce Gordon is a twenty-five year veteran of Walt Disney Imagineering, where he was a vital force in the creation of dozens of the most popular and beloved Disney attractions around the world, and is widely regarded as one of the foremost experts on the history and legacy of Disney parks and attractions. A respected author and designer, Mr. Gordon's other titles include "The Imagineering Way," "The Imagineering Workout," "The Art of Disneyland," "The Disney Insider Yearbook, " and "Designing Disney," as well as the most popular souvenir book ever sold at the theme parks, "Disneyland Then, Now, and Forever."