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When the Uncertainty Principle Goes to 11: Or How to Explain Quantum Physics with Heavy Metal

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When the Uncertainty Principle Goes to 11: Or How to Explain Quantum Physics...

Philip Moriarty

Heavy Metal music; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Quantum physics (quantum mechanics & quantum field theory); Advocate - Science

Paperback

Popular physicist uses principles of heavy metal music to explain concepts in quantum physics in both a fun and informative... [more]

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A Coveted Possession: The Rise and Fall of the Piano in Australia

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A Coveted Possession: The Rise and Fall of the Piano in Australia

Michael Atherton

Keyboard instruments; History; Social & cultural history; Material culture

Paperback

What has lived with us, entertained us, travelled with us and symbolised Australian aspirations, only to end up gathering... [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

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

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Room to Dream

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Room to Dream

David Lynch, Kristine McKenna

Film, TV & Radio; Biography: arts & entertainment

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

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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

Hardback

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

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Maggie Smith: A Biography

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Maggie Smith: A Biography

Michael Coveney

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

Paperback

The definitive biography of Maggie Smith, grande dame of stage and screen, and a national treasure; a Book of the Week on... [more]

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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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Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Star Wars Little Golden Book

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Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Star Wars Little Golden Book...

Geof Smith

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction; Popular psychology; Humour

Hardback

Feel like the weight of the galaxy is on your shoulders? Thinking about joining the dark side? To restore your inner peace... [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]

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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

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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 (University of Southampton, UK)

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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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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David Bowie: A Life

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David Bowie: A Life

Dylan Jones

Music; Rock & Pop music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Shortlisted for the NME Best Music Book Award 2018THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'The definitive book on Bowie' The Times Dylan... [more]

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1965: The Most Revolutionary Year in Music

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1965: The Most Revolutionary Year in Music

Andrew Grant Jackson

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music; Advocate - Performing Arts

Paperback

A fascinating account of the music and epic social change of 1965, a defining year for Bob Dylan, The Beatles, The Rolling... [more]

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Black Sunset: Hollywood Sex, Lies, Glamour, Betrayal, and Raging Egos

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Black Sunset: Hollywood Sex, Lies, Glamour, Betrayal, and Raging Egos

Clancy Sigal

Film, TV & Radio; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Cinema industry

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The riveting, poignant, star-studded and hilarious memoir of award-winning author Clancy Sigal's time as a film agent 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; Advocate - Performing Arts

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A charming, honest, funny, sad, tender and beautiful literary memoir, from Tim Rogers of You Am I. Think Patti Smith meet... [more]

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Science(ish): The Peculiar Science Behind the Movies

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Science(ish): The Peculiar Science Behind the Movies

Rick Edwards, Michael Brooks

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Popular science; Advocate - Performing Arts

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Bright, nerdy and funny! Of course I loved it. Dara O Briain [more]

$19.99

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You're on an Airplane: A Self-Mythologizing Memoir

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You're on an Airplane: A Self-Mythologizing Memoir

Parker Posey

Film, TV & Radio; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

From the Queen of the Indies and star of Christopher Guest's Waiting for Guffman and Best in Show, Woody Allen's Cafe Society... [more]

$32.99

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Only Fools and Stories: From Del Boy to Granville, Pop Larkin to Frost

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Only Fools and Stories: From Del Boy to Granville, Pop Larkin to Frost

David Jason

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Television; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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***The follow-up autobiography to one of Britain's best loved actors and national treasuresIn his first book David Jason told... [more]

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Comparing Notes: How We Make Sense of Music

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Comparing Notes: How We Make Sense of Music

Adam Ockelford

Music; Theory of music & musicology

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A tap of the foot, a rush of emotion, the urge to hum a tune; without instruction or training we all respond intuitively to... [more]

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Empire of Enchantment: The Story of Indian Magic

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Empire of Enchantment: The Story of Indian Magic

John Zubrzycki

Conjuring & magic; History; Asian history; Psychic powers & psychic phenomena; Mysticism, magic & ritual

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A vibrant narrative of India's magical traditions and their journey across the world [more]

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