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Berlioz: The Making of an Artist 1803-1832

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Berlioz: The Making of an Artist 1803-1832

David Cairns

Music; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Describes the composer Berlioz's early life and career until the celebrated performance of Symphonie Fantastique in 1832.... [more]

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This searing light, the sun and everything else: Joy Division: The Oral History

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This searing light, the sun and everything else: Joy Division: The Oral...

Jon Savage

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

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Jon Savage's oral history of Joy Division is the last word on the band that ended with the suicide of Ian Curtis in Macclesfield... [more]

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Rebel Voices: Monologues for Women by Women: Celebrating 40 Years of Clean Break Theatre Company

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Rebel Voices: Monologues for Women by Women: Celebrating 40 Years of Clean...

Alice Birch, Linda Brogan, Deborah Bruce

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers

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Clean Break is a British theatre company set up in 1979 by two women in prison. It exists to tell the stories of women with... [more]

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30-Second Jazz: The 50 most fundamental concepts in physics, each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Jazz: The 50 most fundamental concepts in physics, each explained...

Dave Gelly

Music; Jazz

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30-Second Jazz explains, in easy, short riffs that keep you engaged, taking readers from the African-American roots of jazz... [more]

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30-Second Cinema: The 50 most important ideas, genres, and people in the history of movie-making, each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Cinema: The 50 most important ideas, genres, and people in the...

Pamela Hutchinson

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism

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30-Second Cinema offers an immersion course, served up in neat, entertaining shorts. These 50 topics deal with cinema's beginnings,... [more]

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

Geoff Page

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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The short but remarkable career of American jazz guitarist, Emily Remler (1957-1990), ended with her death, amid still-disputed... [more]

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Howard Stern Comes Again

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Howard Stern Comes Again

Howard Stern

Radio; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; History

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Over his unrivalled four-decade career in radio, Howard Stern has interviewed thousands of personalities-discussing sex, relationships,... [more]

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Batmobile Cutaways: Movie Vehicles 1989-2012 Plus Collectible (Batman)

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Batmobile Cutaways: Movie Vehicles 1989-2012 Plus Collectible (Batman)

Alan Cowsill, James Hill, Richard Jackson

Film, TV & Radio; Fiction-related items

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A behind the scenes look at the design and construction of the iconic vehicles featured in the Batman motion pictures. [more]

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Groucho Marx: The Comedy of Existence

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Groucho Marx: The Comedy of Existence

Lee Siegel

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

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A trenchant examination of an iconic American figure that explores the cultural and psychological roots of his comic genius... [more]

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Harlem 69: The Future of Soul

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Harlem 69: The Future of Soul

Stuart Cosgrove

Music; Soul & R 'n' B; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Politics & government

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Harlem 69 brings Stuart Cosgrove's epic sixties trilogy to a dramatic conclusion... [more]

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Serving The Servant: Remembering Kurt Cobain

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Serving The Servant: Remembering Kurt Cobain

Danny Goldberg

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

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On the twenty-fifth anniversary of Kurt Cobain's death comes a new perspective on one of the most compelling icons of our... [more]

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Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps: A Life of John Buchan

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Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps: A Life of John Buchan

Ursula Buchan

Films, movies & cinema; Biography; Biography: literary; Memoirs; Advocate - Biography

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John Buchan's name is known across the world for The Thirty-Nine Steps. In the past one hundred years the classic thriller... [more]

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Men in Black Films: The Official Visual Companion to the Films

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Men in Black Films: The Official Visual Companion to the Films

Lisa Fitzpatrick, Sharon Gosling

Film movie guides & reviews; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Men in Black: The Official Visual Companion to the Films is the first book to cover all four films, including Men in Black... [more]

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A Fabulous Creation: How the LP Saved Our Lives

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A Fabulous Creation: How the LP Saved Our Lives

David Hepworth

Music; Rock & Pop music; Music recording & reproduction

Paperback

The LP itself had been a mark of sophistication, a measure of wealth, an instrument of education, a poster saying things you... [more]

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Tina Turner: My Love Story (Official Autobiography)

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Tina Turner: My Love Story (Official Autobiography)

Tina Turner

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

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_______________________*** The full, dramatic story of one of the most remarkable women in music history, celebrating Tina... [more]

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Nothing is Real: The Beatles Were Underrated And Other Sweeping Statements About Pop

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Nothing is Real: The Beatles Were Underrated And Other Sweeping Statements...

David Hepworth

Music; Rock & Pop music

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In this collection of essays written throughout his career, Hepworth shows how it is possible to take music seriously and,... [more]

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Fosse: The Biography

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Fosse: The Biography

Sam Wasson

Dance & Performing arts; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

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In this richly detailed and beautifully written biography, Sam Wasson draws on a wealth of unpublished material and over 300... [more]

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In Pieces

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In Pieces

Sally Field

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

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The intimate and inspiring memoir from Academy Award-winning actor Sally Field. [more]

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Infinite Deep (#1 Knightfall)

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Infinite Deep (#1 Knightfall)

David B Coe

Television; Fiction-related items

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The first official Knightfall... [more]

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The Craft of Scene Writing: Beat by Beat to a Better Script

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The Craft of Scene Writing: Beat by Beat to a Better Script

Jim Mercurio

Films, movies & cinema; Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Screenwriting techniques

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A professional screenwriter's master class in writing the most critical and challenging script element the individual scene.... [more]

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Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Movies and the Mob

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Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Movies and the Mob

Gianni Russo

Film, TV & Radio; Memoirs

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Memoir of a real-life mobster-turned-actor who helped make The Godfather a reality, and his story of life on teh edge between... [more]

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30-Second Opera: The 50 crucial concepts, roles and performers, each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Opera: The 50 crucial concepts, roles and performers, each explained...

Hugo Shirley

Music; Opera

Paperback

30-Second Opera raises the curtain so that anyone can enjoy opera, classical or contemporary, without the elitism. Compiled... [more]

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Art of Godzilla: King of the Monsters

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Art of Godzilla: King of the Monsters

Abbie Bernstein

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Film movie production: technical skills; Popular culture

Hardback

The Art of Godzilla: King of the Monsters is an in-depth behind the scenes look at the epic movie. Packed with concept art,... [more]

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Back to the Future: Race Through Time

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Back to the Future: Race Through Time

Marc Sumerak, JJ Harrison

Film, TV & Radio; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Dash through Hill Valley history with this miniature collectible DeLorean!<br... [more]

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Hollywood Dogs: Photographs from the John Kobal Foundation

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Hollywood Dogs: Photographs from the John Kobal Foundation

William Secord

Photography & photographs; Individual photographers; Theatre: individual actors & directors; Film, TV & Radio; Dogs as pets

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Hollywood Dogs showcases a fine selection of photographs from the famous John Kobal Foundation. Taken between 1920 and 1960... [more]

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