Author: Steven Kotler
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544456211
Size: 25.26 MB
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Tomorrowland from the Author: Steven Kotler. The Flow Genome Project director and award-winning author of The Rise of Superman charts the world-changing transformation of fictional scientific concepts into real-world technologies. Original. 10,000 first printing.


Author: Joseph Bates
Publisher: Curbside Splendor Pub
ISBN: 9780988825819
Size: 65.64 MB
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Tomorrowland from the Author: Joseph Bates. The debut collection of strange, darkly humorous stories from author Joseph Bates.

Babes In Tomorrowland

Author: Nicholas Sammond
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822386836
Size: 61.58 MB
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Babes In Tomorrowland from the Author: Nicholas Sammond. Linking Margaret Mead to the Mickey Mouse Club and behaviorism to Bambi, Nicholas Sammond traces a path back to the early-twentieth-century sources of “the normal American child.” He locates the origins of this hypothetical child in the interplay between developmental science and popular media. In the process, he shows that the relationship between the media and the child has long been much more symbiotic than arguments that the child is irrevocably shaped by the media it consumes would lead one to believe. Focusing on the products of the Walt Disney company, Sammond demonstrates that without a vision of a normal American child and the belief that movies and television either helped or hindered its development, Disney might never have found its market niche as the paragon of family entertainment. At the same time, without media producers such as Disney, representations of the ideal child would not have circulated as freely in American popular culture. In vivid detail, Sammond describes how the latest thinking about human development was translated into the practice of child-rearing and how magazines and parenting manuals characterized the child as the crucible of an ideal American culture. He chronicles how Walt Disney Productions’ greatest creation—the image of Walt Disney himself—was made to embody evolving ideas of what was best for the child and for society. Bringing popular child-rearing manuals, periodicals, advertisements, and mainstream sociological texts together with the films, tv programs, ancillary products, and public relations materials of Walt Disney Productions, Babes in Tomorrowland reveals a child that was as much the necessary precursor of popular media as the victim of its excesses.

Before Tomorrowland

Author: Jeff Jensen
Publisher: Disney Electronic Content
ISBN: 1484711602
Size: 15.54 MB
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Before Tomorrowland from the Author: Jeff Jensen. Based on the spellbinding world of the Walt Disney Studios film, Tomorrowland, this original prequel novel unlocks a place of unfathomable science and technology and the famous people behind it. The year is 1939. A secret society of extraordinary geniuses is about to share an incredible discovery with the world. A misguided enemy--half man, half machine--will stop at nothing to prevent the group from giving this forbidden knowledge to humanity. And a mother and son on vacation in New York City are handed a comic book infused with a secret code that will lead them straight into the crossfires of the conspiracy. Don't forget to download the FREE comic book companion, The Secret History of the World of Tomorrowland!​

Tomorrow Land

Author: Joseph Tirella
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 149300333X
Size: 75.49 MB
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Tomorrow Land from the Author: Joseph Tirella. Motivated by potentially turning Flushing Meadows, literally a land of refuse, into his greatest public park, Robert Moses—New York's "Master Builder"—brought the World's Fair to the Big Apple for 1964 and '65. Though considered a financial failure, the 1964-65 World' s Fair was a Sixties flashpoint in areas from politics to pop culture, technology to urban planning, and civil rights to violent crime. In an epic narrative, the New York Times bestseller Tomorrow-Land shows the astonishing pivots taken by New York City, America, and the world during the Fair. It fetched Disney's empire from California and Michelangelo's La Pieta from Europe; and displayed flickers of innovation from Ford, GM, and NASA—from undersea and outerspace colonies to personal computers. It housed the controversial work of Warhol (until Governor Rockefeller had it removed); and lured Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters. Meanwhile, the Fair—and its house band, Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians—sat in the musical shadows of the Beatles and Bob Dylan, who changed rock-and-roll right there in Queens. And as Southern civil rights efforts turned deadly, and violent protests also occurred in and around the Fair, Harlem-based Malcolm X predicted a frightening future of inner-city racial conflict. World's Fairs have always been collisions of eras, cultures, nations, technologies, ideas, and art. But the trippy, turbulent, Technicolor, Disney, corporate, and often misguided 1964-65 Fair was truly exceptional.


Author: Michael Cart
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780590376792
Size: 51.45 MB
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Tomorrowland from the Author: Michael Cart. A collection of ten stories about the future, by such authors as Lois Lowry, Katherine Paterson, and Jon Scieszka.

Space Race Disney Junior Miles From Tomorrowland

Author: Lauren Forte
Publisher: Golden/Disney
ISBN: 0736435700
Size: 80.78 MB
Format: PDF
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Space Race Disney Junior Miles From Tomorrowland from the Author: Lauren Forte. Blast off into outer space with Miles and all the characters from Disney Junior’s Miles from Tomorrowland. Children ages 2 to 5 will enjoy this full-color Little Golden Book, which retells an episode of the hit series in which Miles and his robo-ostrich, Merc, compete in an awesome space race. From the Hardcover edition.


Author: Paul Jenkins
Publisher: Titan Comics
ISBN: 1782766669
Size: 80.33 MB
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Tomorrowland from the Author: Paul Jenkins. The star DJs of the Tomorrowland and Tomorrowland electronic music festivals explode into comics with a thrilling music-fantasy thriller! From the Eisner award-winning writer of Spider-Man, Wolverine: Origin, The Inhumans and The Darkness comes a music-led adventure like no other! Meet Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, two young DJs – and the public faces of the world-renowned Tomorrowland festival – as they are drawn into an impossible adventure to save the vital spark of creativity. Over the course of this retina-blasting fantasy adventure, the pair find themselves sucked into an eternal war between two worlds – a battle waged between the forces of creation and destruction for the energy we all carry inside us. It’s a war we’re rapidly losing – but can two DJs turn the tide over the course of just one festival? There’s only one way to find out! Collects Tomorrowland #1-4

Tomorrow Land

Author: Mari Mancusi
Publisher: Nla Digital LLC
ISBN: 9781620512463
Size: 25.32 MB
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Tomorrow Land from the Author: Mari Mancusi. Can true love survive the zombie apocalypse? Nineteen-year-old Peyton Anderson will never forget the day she was forced to make a choice--between her family--and Chris Parker, the boy she'd given her heart. Now four years later, as she steps out from the fallout shelter and into a zombie-infested world, he's the only thing on her mind. Thanks to her father Peyton is now built to survive: with razor tipped nails, ocular implants and cybernetics that make her stronger, faster, and able to protect herself in a world filled with monsters. Yet all the weapons in the world can't protect her heart when she runs into Chris again. The once sweet boy of her childhood has now grown into a tortured man--still furious at her for breaking his heart and never telling him why. Now the two of them find themselves on the run, forced to fight their way down the monster strewn east coast to reach the last human outpost on Earth: Walt Disney World. Can they find a way to let go of old hurts and regain the love they lost--all while attempting to save what's left of the human race?

We Are Tomorrow

Author: Johan Faes
Publisher: Lanoo Books
ISBN: 9789401418133
Size: 66.30 MB
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We Are Tomorrow from the Author: Johan Faes. People of Tomorrow, Happy Birthday! This 10th anniversary is yours: you made Tomorrowland what it is today. A land of opportunity, a world of peace and harmony, a universe of love and energy. With this book, experience the beats and the breaks, the music and the madness, the past, the present and the future. Read the stories of the People of Tomorrow, the top djs of the festival and the creative people involved in it. Discover the magic inside and share the happiness. Let's celebrate together. Don't forget to dance. With exclusive interviews with David Guetta, Moby, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Steve Aoki, Armin van Buuren, Hardwell, Yves V, Carl Cox, Hans Zimmer, Sergio Herman, Arne Quinze and many others.