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Author James B. Stewart
Language English
Genre Non-fiction
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Publication date
Media type Paperback
Pages 608 pp.
ISBN 0-684-80993-1
OCLC 57654006
384.8 22
LC Class PN1999.W27 S74 2005

DisneyWar is an exposé of Michael Eisner's 20-year tenure as chairman and CEO at The Walt Disney Company by James B. Stewart. The book chronicles the careers and interactions of executives at Disney, including Card Walker, Ron W. Miller, Roy E. Disney, Frank Wells, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Michael Ovitz, Joe Roth, Robert Iger and Stan Kinsey. The book was released in 2005, and was published by Simon & Schuster. Its uniqueness was attributed to the large amount of access allowed to Stewart in putting the book together.


Stewart's book describes some of the following:

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A USA Today article by journalist David Lieberman stated that the story "may not sound like a page turner, but DisneyWar is." He referred to Stewart as an "accomplished storyteller who had the luck or foresight to stake out a company filled with colorful executives in a glamorous business—at the moment investors decided they had had enough".[1]


  1. ^ Lieberman, David (2005-03-09). "Eisner at center of 'DisneyWar'". USA Today.