This is the ultimate reference for all things Disney. It is the revised and updated third edition of the only official guide to absolutely everything beginning with "Disney"! The Walt Disney Company has become a part of the cultural consciousness of literally millions of people from virtually every corner of the globe. With countless numbers of guests flocking to the Happiest Place on Earth every year and children, small and big, the world over captivated by film after breathtaking film, "Uncle Walt" and his army of helpers have created a universe unlike any other. The "Disney A to Z" covers every aspect of Disney history in more than 6,500 entries. It lists all theatrical shorts and features; all Disney television shows, series and specials; all Disney educational and nontheatrical films; all Disney park attractions, along with major park resorts, restaurants and shops; key Disney company cast members; primary actors in Disney film and television productions; important songs; and a whole host of other elements that make up the Disney universe. It includes the award-winning "ABC" series "Desperate Housewives" and Disney's most recent animated feature Chicken Little.
Dave Smith founded the Disney Archives and serves as chief archivist therein. He is the author of Disney: The First 100 Years and The Quotable Walt Disney (both available from Turnaround) and a much-sought-after speaker at Disney events. He lives in Disneyland.