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Back from the Black (Firefly)

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Back from the Black (Firefly)

Joey Spiotto

Television; Fiction-related items

Hardback

valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne) are special operatives for the government of the human territories... [more]

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The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung

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The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung

Roger Scruton

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Western philosophy: Enlightenment; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy; Advocate - Performing Arts

Paperback

'The ideal interpreter of the Ring ... a fascinating and valuable study ... absorbing and convincing' Sunday TimesThe Ring... [more]

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Tex

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Tex

Tex Perkins

Music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Advocate - Performing Arts

Paperback

The autobiography of Australian rock 'n' roll legend, Tex Perkins. [more]

$34.99

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The Chaser Quaterly #9: Entertainment Weakly

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The Chaser Quaterly #9: Entertainment Weakly

The Chaser

Television; Fiction & Literature; Parodies & spoofs; Advocate - Today's World

Paperback

From the writers of The Chaser's Australia (Mark Humphries and Evan Williams) comes a savage look at television, entertainment... [more]

$12.95

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Working Class Boy

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Working Class Boy

Jimmy Barnes

Rock & Pop music; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Advocate - Australian Biography

Paperback

Long before Cold Chisel, long before 'Barnesy', there was the true story of James Dixon Swan A household name, an Australian... [more]

$32.99

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Play All: A Bingewatcher's Notebook

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Play All: A Bingewatcher's Notebook

Clive James

Film theory & criticism; Television; Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture; Advocate - Today's World

Paperback

A world-renowned media and cultural critic offers an insightful analysis of serial TV drama and the modern art of the small... [more]

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Set Phasers to Stun: 50 Years of Star Trek

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Set Phasers to Stun: 50 Years of Star Trek

Marcus Berkmann

Films, movies & cinema; Television; Science fiction

Paperback

Markus Berkmann's one-stop shop for all things Star Trek, published to celebrate one of the most iconic sci-fi series of all... [more]

$22.99

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The Memory of Music

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The Memory of Music

Andrew Ford

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Psychology: emotions

Paperback

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Charlatan: The Dishonest Life and Dishonoured Loves of Thomas Guthrie Carr

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Charlatan: The Dishonest Life and Dishonoured Loves of Thomas Guthrie Carr...

Catherine Jinks

Conjuring & magic; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; True crime; Hypnosis

Paperback

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Grant & I

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Grant & I

Robert Forster

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

The Go-Betweens, one of Australia&rsquo;s most talented and influential bands, very nearly wasn&rsquo;t. Grant McLennan didn&rsquo;t... [more]

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Star Wars: On the Front Lines

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Star Wars: On the Front Lines

Daniel Wallace

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction; Reference works

Hardback

From the Clone Wars and the Rebellion to the clashes with the First Order, the galaxy is defined by war. Star Wars: On the... [more]

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Detours

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Detours

Tim Rogers

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Memoirs

Hardback

A charming, honest, funny, sad, tender and beautiful literary memoir. Think Patti Smith meet Dylan Thomas, by way of Banjo... [more]

$35.00

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A Brief History of Time Lords (Doctor Who)

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A Brief History of Time Lords (Doctor Who)

Steve Tribe

Television; Science fiction; Fiction companions

Hardback

The Time Lords are an immensely civilised, and immensely powerful, race. Yet we know very little about them, save that they... [more]

$32.99

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

Min Kym

String instruments; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

'All my life my Stradivarius had been waiting for me, as I had been waiting... [more]

$32.99

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Earth Dances: Music in Search of the Primitive

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Earth Dances: Music in Search of the Primitive

Andrew Ford

Music; Music reviews & criticism

Paperback

Earth Dances is an original investigation of how music and primitivism intersect &ndash; a dazzling journey through music... [more]

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Bollywood and its Other(s): Towards New Configurations

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Bollywood and its Other(s): Towards New Configurations

Vikrant Kishore, Amit Sarwal, Parichay Patra

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Hardback

How do we define the globalized cinema and media cultures of Bollywood in an age when it has become part of the cultural diplomacy... [more]

$137.95  $35.00

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Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and Japan

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Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and...

Rosemary Overell

Music; Music: styles & genres; Popular culture

Hardback

An ethnographic study of gender, place and belonging, Affective Intensities introduces readers to the embodied sensations,... [more]

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Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers

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Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers...

Bree Hadley

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Performance art; Theatre Studies; Disability: social aspects

Hardback

In Disability, Public Space Performance and Spectatorship: Unconscious Performers, Bree Hadley examines the performance practices... [more]

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The Group Theatre: Passion, Politics, and Performance in the Depression Era

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The Group Theatre: Passion, Politics, and Performance in the Depression...

Helen Krich Chinoy

Art & Architecture; Theatre Studies

Hardback

The Group Theatre, a groundbreaking ensemble collective, started the careers of many top American theatre artists of the twentieth... [more]

$56.95  $18.00

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BNE: The Definitive Archive Brisbane Independent Electronic Music Production

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BNE: The Definitive Archive Brisbane Independent Electronic Music Production...

BNE

Music

Mixed media product

A beautifully packaged book and companion music archive (on a custom USB device) featuring 140 bands and over 260 tracks on Brisbane’s... [more]

$75.00  $25.00

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Theatrical Improvisation: Short Form, Long Form, and Sketch-Based Improv

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Theatrical Improvisation: Short Form, Long Form, and Sketch-Based Improv...

Jeanne Leep

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

Theatrical Improvisation provides an in-depth analysis of short form, long form, and sketch-based improv tracing the development... [more]

$83.95  $18.00

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Nicole Kidman

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Nicole Kidman

Pam Cook

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

Pam Cook's study of the star persona of Nicole Kidman traces Kidman's career trajectory through an examination of her (sometimes... [more]

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David Mamet: A Life in the Theatre

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David Mamet: A Life in the Theatre

Ira B. Nadel

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Theatre direction & production; Film, TV & Radio; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

This comprehensive biography uses extensive theater and film archives to reveal Mamet's ideas on writing, acting, and directing,... [more]

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Hollywood's South Seas and the Pacific War: Searching for Dorothy Lamour

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Hollywood's South Seas and the Pacific War: Searching for Dorothy Lamour...

Sean Brawley (University of New South Wales), Chris Dixon

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Australasian & Pacific history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

Hardback

This book explores the expectations, experiences, and reactions of Allied servicemen and women who served in the wartime Pacific... [more]

$148.95  $30.00

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Who is That Man?: in Search of the Real Bob Dylan

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Who is That Man?: in Search of the Real Bob Dylan

David Dalton (Brigham Young University, Utah; President of American Viola Society)

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

From a bestselling author and founding editor of Rolling Stone comes a kaleidoscopic biography of Bob Dylan, full of insiders... [more]

$39.95  $15.00

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