Disney's California Adventure Detective: An Independent Guide to Exploring the Trivia, Secrets and Magic of the Park Dedicated to California

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The companion and follow-up to Disneyland Detective is an enthusiastic investigation of the $2.1 billion expansion invested in the Disneyland Resort in 2001 that celebrates California’s storied past and dynamic future. This exploration of hidden treasures and secret references in the park that highlights the diversity of the Golden State—from the Gold Rush to the golden years and California's present-day allure—features original illustrations, photographs, trivia, and the behind-the-scenes story of ...

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Overview

The companion and follow-up to Disneyland Detective is an enthusiastic investigation of the $2.1 billion expansion invested in the Disneyland Resort in 2001 that celebrates California’s storied past and dynamic future. This exploration of hidden treasures and secret references in the park that highlights the diversity of the Golden State—from the Gold Rush to the golden years and California's present-day allure—features original illustrations, photographs, trivia, and the behind-the-scenes story of a park that was 40 years in development. With the help of this guide, readers will be able to discover the whereabouts of several “hidden Mickeys,” locate the Twilight Zone television props placed in the Tower of Terror attraction, and learn about California’s contributions to the aviation industry.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780971746459
  • Publisher: Permagrin Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/1/2008
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 740,144
  • Product dimensions: 8.48 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.53 (d)

Meet the Author

Kendra Trahan is the author of Disneyland Detective. She serves as the national president of the National Fantasy Fan Club, the club for Disney enthusiasts. She is a member of the board of governors of Carolwood Pacific Historical Society and the board of directors for Walt Disney's barn museum in Los Angeles' Griffith Park. She lives in Winter Garden, Florida. Brian McKim is a freelance artist who worked at Disney Studios in feature animation and the coillustrator of Disneyland Detective. He lives in Santa Clarita, California. Karl Yamauchi is a former bridge architect and the coillustrator of Disneyland Detective. He lives in Celebration, Florida. Debbie Smith is the photographer of Disneyland Detective. She lives in Lemoore, California. 

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