Married to the Mouse: Walt Disney World and Orlando
Joined together in an extraordinarily close relationship, Walt Disney World and Orlando, Florida, have become the world's most popular tourist destination. This title traces the history of the ups and downs of this marriage and tells the inside story of Disney's use and abuse of unparalleled governmental powers. The tale raises important questions about cities and the economic development choices they confront.
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Review: Married to the Mouse: Walt Disney World and OrlandoUser Review - Luis - Goodreads
This book was pretty good. It looked at the creation of DisneyWorld and how politics and power seduced the city of Orlando to agree to house the mouse! Th financial implications as Disney became its ... Read full review
Review: Married to the Mouse: Walt Disney World and OrlandoUser Review - Bill - Goodreads
This is an interesting and readable account of the maneuvers that the Walt Disney corporation has used in building and running Walt Disney World (WDW) in Central Florida and the reactions of the local ... Read full review