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Room to Dream

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Room to Dream

David Lynch, Kristine McKenna

Film, TV & Radio; Biography: arts & entertainment; Advocate - Performing Arts

Paperback

The extraordinary, highly anticipated memoir from visionary film-maker David Lynch, co-creator of Twin Peaks [more]

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Chopin's Piano: A Journey through Romanticism

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Chopin's Piano: A Journey through Romanticism

Paul Kildea

Music; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Keyboard instruments; Social & cultural history; Advocate - Performing Arts

Hardback

In November 1838 Frederic Chopin, George Sand and her two children sailed to Majorca to escape the Parisian winter. They settled... [more]

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Robin

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Robin

Dave Itzkoff

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

From New York Times culture reporter Dave Itzkoff, the definitive biography of Robin Williams - a compelling portrait of one... [more]

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Working Class Man

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Working Class Man

Jimmy Barnes

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

Paperback

THE SEQUEL TO THE NUMBER 1 BESTSELLER WORKING CLASS BOY ... [more]

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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

Paperback

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

$22.99

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Art of Solo: A Star Wars Story

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Art of Solo: A Star Wars Story

Phil Szostak

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

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Packed with hundreds of ... images, including production paintings, concept art and sketches, storyboards, and matte paintings,... [more]

$55.00  $45.00

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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]

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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

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

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Hit Brands: How Music Builds Value for the World's Smartest Brands

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Hit Brands: How Music Builds Value for the World's Smartest Brands

Daniel Jackson, Richard Jankovich, Eric Sheinkop

Music; Business & Economics; Sales & marketing

Hardback

Companies and agencies spend vast amounts of money to advertise and brand products and music has been an important part of... [more]

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Nicole Kidman

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Nicole Kidman

Pam Cook

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

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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

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

$47.95  $15.00

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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

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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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Sing Your Way to French Book & CD

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Sing Your Way to French Book & CD

Assimil Nelis

Music; Languages & ESL

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Helps introduce your child to the French language through songs in an entertaining way. This title has been designed for use... [more]

$39.00

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music...

Ann Powers

Music; Music reviews & criticism; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Popular culture

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In this ... history of popular music in the United States, NPR's ... music critic examines how popular music shapes fundamental... [more]

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Riot Days

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Riot Days

Maria Alyokhina

Punk, New Wave & Indie; Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Feminism & feminist theory; Demonstrations & protest movements

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From activist, Pussy Riot member and freedom fighter Maria Alyokhina, a raw, hallucinatory, passionate account of her arrest,... [more]

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Paul Simon: The Life

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Paul Simon: The Life

Robert Hilburn

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

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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In Search of the Lost Chord: 1967 and the Hippie Idea

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In Search of the Lost Chord: 1967 and the Hippie Idea

Danny Goldberg

Rock & Pop music; Social & cultural history; Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture

Paperback

A rollercoaster new history for the 50th anniversary of the `Summer of Love', from a music business veteran who was actually... [more]

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Bruce Lee: A Life

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Bruce Lee: A Life

Matthew Polly

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Oriental martial arts

Paperback

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Dreaming the Beatles: The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World

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Dreaming the Beatles: The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World

Rob Sheffield

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Biography: general

Paperback

Rob Sheffield, the Rolling Stone columnist and bestselling author of Love Is a Mix Tape offers an entertaining, unconventional... [more]

$29.95

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Bela Bartok

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Bela Bartok

David Cooper

Music; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

The definitive account of the life and music of Hungary's greatest twentieth-century composer [more]

$49.99

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The Shining

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The Shining

Kevin Donnelly

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

Stanley Kubrick's The Shining (1980) is both a successful mainstream horror film and an esoteric object for cult audiences... [more]

$27.99

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Born to Run

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Born to Run

Bruce Springsteen

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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A Sick Life: TLC 'n Me: Stories from On and Off the Stage

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A Sick Life: TLC 'n Me: Stories from On and Off the Stage

Tionne Watkins, Tionne Watkins

Music; Memoirs

Paperback

For the first time, five-time Grammy Award winner, Tionne T-Boz Watkins, talks about her rise to fame, lifelong battle with... [more]

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Leonard Bernstein

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Leonard Bernstein

Paul R. Laird

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

Paperback

Drawing on over thirty years of study, leading scholar Paul R. Laird describes Bernstein's work as a conductor, composer,... [more]

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