Storming the magic kingdom: wall street, the raiders, and the battle for Disney

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Knopf, Apr 12, 1987 - Performing Arts - 261 pages
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How the assaults of Wall Street raiders threatened the survival of Walt Disney Productions, and led to a revolution in both the management and the image of the company that embodies every American's childhood; a classic tale of corporate intrigue and Wall Street maneuvering in the 1980s. 8 pages of black-and-white photographs.

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Review: Storming The Magic Kingdom: Wall Street, The Raiders And The Battle For Disney

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Today's Disney hearkens back to Michael Eisner and Frank Wells taking control of the company. Taylor tells the story of how that happened, from the point of view of corporate insiders. Though the ... Read full review

Review: Storming The Magic Kingdom: Wall Street, The Raiders And The Battle For Disney

User Review  - Linn - Goodreads

A fascinating look inside the world of corporate takeovers, written so that even outsiders like myself could understand what was happening without having a degree in business management. I thoroughly ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (1987)

John Taylor, a journalist for more than two decades, has been a contributing editor at New York magazine and a senior writer for Esquire. He is the author of Falling, which Entertainment Weekly ranked as one of the five best nonfiction books of 1999, Circus of Ambition, and Storming the Magic Kingdom, a New York Times Notable Book of the Year. He lives in East Moriches, New York.