A very thorough, detailed, well researched biography. For quite sometime, I have wanted to know the details of this man's life, a man who changed our entertainment culture and... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Dr.Stanley Toompas
This book reads like a Sociology Textbook on American culture. I doubt 10% of it is actual biographical material. I wound up skipping a massive number of pages.Published 6 months ago by C. Ray
I was personally surprised by the ease in reading this book. I purchased it for a course on Disney and at first was slightly disgruntled by having to read this book. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Katie K.
If you're looking for a page turner, this is not the book for you! This is the second biography on Walt Disney that I have read and got it to fill in any of the gaps that I have... Read morePublished on December 29, 2011 by Banks
Bought the book for class, it contains a lot of stuff I never new about the how Walt Disney built his empire. There are a few chapters that is a boring read. Read morePublished on March 31, 2010 by Fanny Wong
This book analyzes Disney's life and impact on American culture. He approaches it by not only looking at biographical sources, but also film critics and letters written by all the... Read morePublished on September 22, 2009 by eritak
This is an overall excellent book on the life and career of Walt Disney and his impact on American culture. Read morePublished on April 27, 2009 by Spilkman
If you want to take a trip down animated cartoon memory lane as well as look behind the scenes to find out how they were created, Watts' mistitled "The Magic Kingdom" is definitely... Read morePublished on May 30, 2008 by Kenneth E. Wright