Millions of viewers have enjoyed Saludos Amigos and The Three Caballeros without realizing that these Disney films were produced for a specific diplomatic purpose to foster a spirit of friendly hemispheric unity by countering Nazi propaganda efforts in South America, so that all the Americas might stand together against the Axis powers. This ...
Millions of viewers have enjoyed Saludos Amigos and The Three Caballeros without realizing that these Disney films were produced for a specific diplomatic purpose to foster a spirit of friendly hemispheric unity by countering Nazi propaganda efforts in South America, so that all the Americas might stand together against the Axis powers. This effort, the Good Neighbor program, was initiated and guided by Nelson Rockefeller as the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs (CI), a new government post created by President Roosevelt in 1940. Beginning with the extraordinary research trip Disney undertook in 1941 leading a team comprising his top animators, artists and writers from Mexico to Chile, renowned animation historian J. B. Kaufman, reveals the story behind Disney's contribution to Rockefeller's program. Based on comprehensive archival research and richly illustrated with many images never before published, South of the Border with Disney is a fascinating study of an all-but-forgotte
Fair. A few pages may be dog-eared. Acceptable: unmarked w/DJ Book is in acceptable condition; Dust cover shows signs of wear. Pages are unmarked by pen or highlighter. Edges show discoloration/markings but do not bleed into the page. Good: w/ DJ. Book is in great condition; dust cover shows minor signs of wear. Pages are unmarked by highlighter or pen. Pages include limited underlining/notes but most of text is unmarked by highlighter or pen. Pages may have discoloration and/or waviness. T.
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Fair Acceptable. jacket. Ex-library w/ usual markings, stamps, & stickers. Disney Editions. 2009. Hardcover w/ moderate shelf wear. Slight crack to top edge of spine. Corners bumped. Extremities rubbed. Text block smudged on top. Pages are lightly thumbed, else intact. Text & illustrations are complete & unmarked. Acceptable dust jacket has mylar cover. All items shipped within 2 business days and guaranteed. Proceeds benefit the Pima County Public Library, serving the greater Tucson area.
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Fine in fine dust jacket. Clean, tight, square. Looks unread. Very light rubs to corners of dust jacket. Text is clean, no remainder marks. Oversized hardcover with sewn binding. Paper over boards with gold gilt lettering on cover and spine. With dust jacket. 336pp. 8-1/4" x 10-1/4" x 1". Contains: Illustrations, black & white, color, Maps, Frontispiece. Audience: General/trade.
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