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Marilyn Monroe: The Private Life of a Public Icon

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Marilyn Monroe: The Private Life of a Public Icon

Charles Casillo

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

Hardback

Based on new interviews and research, this ground-breaking biography reveals how Marilyn's childhood contributed to her struggle... [more]

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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

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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

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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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Buster Keaton in His Own Time: What the Responses of 1920s Critics Reveal

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Buster Keaton in His Own Time: What the Responses of 1920s Critics Reveal...

Wes D. Gehring

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Film & movie: styles & genres

Paperback

If you thought you knew Buster Keaton's silent features, think again. By keying on 1920 period texts one sees how a popular... [more]

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Searching for New Frontiers: Hollywood Films in the 1960s

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Searching for New Frontiers: Hollywood Films in the 1960s

Rick Worland

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

This book offers film students and general readers a survey of popular movies of the 1960s. The author explores the most important... [more]

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Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World

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Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World

Billy Bragg

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

A Rough Trade, Mojo and FT Book of the Year LONGLISTED FOR THE PENDERYN MUSIC BOOK PRIZE Emerging from the jazz clubs... [more]

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As Time Goes By

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As Time Goes By

Derek Taylor

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

Paperback

'The sharpest memoir written by one of the Beatles' inner circle.' Observer Derek Taylor's iconic memoir is a rare opportunity... [more]

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The Last Jedi: The Official Movie Companion Vol 2 (Star Wars)

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The Last Jedi: The Official Movie Companion Vol 2 (Star Wars)

Titan Books

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

Hardback

Scene-by-scene trivia and information from the latest Star Wars movie, The Last Jedi along with interviews with the cast... [more]

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Star Trek: Lost Scenes

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Star Trek: Lost Scenes

David Tilotta, Curt McAloney

Television; Science fiction

Hardback

Think you know everything about the Original Series? Think again. Star Trek: The Lost Scenes is packed with hundreds of never-before-seen... [more]

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The Ring of the Nibelung

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The Ring of the Nibelung

Richard Wagner

Music; Opera; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

Hardback

Offers a cycle of four epic operas based loosely on characters from the Norse sagas and the Nibelungenlied. [more]

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Meghan: A Hollywood Princess

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Meghan: A Hollywood Princess

Andrew Morton

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: royalty; Charities, voluntary services & philanthropy

Paperback

From #1 New York Times bestselling author of Diana: Her True Story and Wallis in Love, comes the inside story of Meghan Markle... [more]

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The Penguin Book of English Song: Seven Centuries of Poetry from Chaucer to Auden

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The Penguin Book of English Song: Seven Centuries of Poetry from Chaucer...

Richard Stokes

Musical scores, lyrics & libretti; Poetry anthologies

Paperback

Draws together a great variety of English poetry (including Irish, Scots and Welsh writers) that has reached a wider audience... [more]

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The Clash: All the Albums, All the Songs

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The Clash: All the Albums, All the Songs

Martin Popoff

Music

Hardback

In-depth looks at all 103 studio cuts-the history, the personnel, the songwriting and recording, the politics, and plenty... [more]

$39.99

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Memphis 68: The Tragedy of Southern Soul

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Memphis 68: The Tragedy of Southern Soul

Stuart Cosgrove

Music; Soul & R 'n' B

Paperback

WINNER OF THE PENDERYN MUSIC BOOK PRIZE 2018In the 1950s and 1960s, Memphis, Tennessee, was the launch pad of musical pioneers... [more]

$25.95

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Marilyn in Manhattan: Her Year of Joy

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Marilyn in Manhattan: Her Year of Joy

Elizabeth Winder

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Popular culture

Paperback

Marilyn, like you've never seen her before! [more]

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The Secret History of Magic: The True Story of the Deceptive Art

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The Secret History of Magic: The True Story of the Deceptive Art

Peter Lamont, Jim Steinmeyer

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A history of stage magic from Ancient Egypt to David Copperfield -- [more]

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Just a Shot Away: Peace, Love, and Tragedy with the Rolling Stones at Altamont

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Just a Shot Away: Peace, Love, and Tragedy with the Rolling Stones at Altamont...

Saul Austerlitz, Saul Austerlitz

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

The most blisteringly impassioned music book of the season. --New York Times Book Review A thrilling account of the Altamont... [more]

$51.95

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Charlton Heston: Hollywood's Last Icon

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Charlton Heston: Hollywood's Last Icon

Marc Eliot

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

Paperback

-The award-winning author of Walt Disney draws on firsthand diaries, letters and estate records in a portrait of the Hollywood... [more]

$35.95

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Perfecting Sound Forever: The Story Of Recorded Music

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Perfecting Sound Forever: The Story Of Recorded Music

Greg Milner

Music; Music recording & reproduction

Paperback

'[A] breathless, surprisingly thrilling rollercoaster ride through the history of recorded music ... a tour-de-force of fascinating... [more]

$24.99

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Girls at the Piano

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Girls at the Piano

Virginia Lloyd

Keyboard instruments; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

A brilliant memoir about how learning the piano shaped the lives of two women worlds and generations apart that will resonate... [more]

$32.99

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RAW: My Journey into the Wu-Tang

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RAW: My Journey into the Wu-Tang

Lamont U-God Hawkins

Music; Rap & Hip-Hop; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Part social history, part confessional memoir, U-God's intimate portrait of his life - and those of his Wu-Tang brothers -... [more]

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Cameras & Kalashnikovs: The Making of Jirga

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Cameras & Kalashnikovs: The Making of Jirga

Benjamin Gilmour

Film, TV & Radio; Memoirs

Hardback

Moved by his travel experiences in Afghanistan and encounters with war veterans in Australia, filmmaker Benjamin Gilmour wrote... [more]

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Clint Eastwood: Icon: The Essential Film Art Collection

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Clint Eastwood: Icon: The Essential Film Art Collection

David Frangioni

The Arts: General & Reference; Film, TV & Radio

Hardback

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$49.99

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Sex and the City and Us: How Four Single Women Changed the Way We Think, Live, and Love

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Sex and the City and Us: How Four Single Women Changed the Way We Think,...

Jennifer Keishin Armstrong

Television; Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture; Gender studies: women

Hardback

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$35.00

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