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The Beatles on the Roof

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The Beatles on the Roof

Tony Barrell

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

Paperback

Beatles on the Roof studies the rooftop concert in penetrating detail, uncovering new truths and debunking old myths about... [more]

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Is There Life Outside the Box?: An Actor Despairs

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Is There Life Outside the Box?: An Actor Despairs

Peter Davison

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

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His fans have spoken, but despite their requests, Peter Davison has gone ahead and written his autobiography anyway. It wasn't... [more]

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Deadly Woman Blues: Black Women and Australian music

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Deadly Woman Blues: Black Women and Australian music

Clinton Walker

Music; Music: styles & genres; Advocate - Performing Arts

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Stunning, original and brimming with life, this book is the first of its kind. Part art book, part comic book, part biography... [more]

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Young People and the Arts: An agenda for change

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Young People and the Arts: An agenda for change

Sue Giles

Theatre Studies; Other performing arts

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Expectations around theatre for young people are too prescribed today. Adults have long-held views on what works are appropriate... [more]

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Who-Ology: The Official Miscellany (Doctor Who)

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Who-Ology: The Official Miscellany (Doctor Who)

Cavan Scott, Mark Wright

Television; Science fiction; Trivia & quiz question books; TV tie-in humour

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Test your knowledge of the last Time Lord and the worlds he's visited in Who-ology, an unforgettable journey through over... [more]

$32.99

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Making a Meal of It: Writing About Film

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Making a Meal of It: Writing About Film

Brian McFarlane

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism

Paperback

For more than forty years, readers of The Age newspaper have learned about the latest films through the interpretations... [more]

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Much Ado About Nothing: Arden Performance Editions

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Much Ado About Nothing: Arden Performance Editions

William Shakespeare

Acting techniques; Individual actors & performers; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

Arden Performance Editions are ideal for anyone engaging with a Shakespeare play in performance. With clear facing-page notes... [more]

$15.99

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Nevertheless: A Memoir

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Nevertheless: A Memoir

Alec Baldwin

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

Paperback

A thorough and sophisticated effort to answer an interesting question: How did an indifferently raised, self-flagellating... [more]

$31.95

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The History of Rock & Roll, Volume 1: 1920-1963

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The History of Rock & Roll, Volume 1: 1920-1963

Ed Ward

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

From Ed Ward, the rock & roll historian for NPR's Fresh Air for the past 35 years, comes a sweeping and definitive cultural... [more]

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Hank: The Short Life and Long Country Road of Hank Williams

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Hank: The Short Life and Long Country Road of Hank Williams

Mark Ribowsky

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

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A heart-breaking, unforgettable portrait of country music's founding father and Hillbilly King . [more]

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Beatles '66: The Revolutionary Year

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Beatles '66: The Revolutionary Year

Steve Turner

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

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It was the year their records were burned in America after John's explosive claim that the group was more popular than Jesus,... [more]

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The Beatles Lyrics: The Unseen Story Behind Their Music

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The Beatles Lyrics: The Unseen Story Behind Their Music

Hunter Davies, The Beatles

Music; Rock & Pop music; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

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The first-ever collection of the original handwritten Beatles' lyrics. [more]

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First King of Hollywood

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First King of Hollywood

Tracey Goessel

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

Paperback

The first truly definitive biography of Douglas Fairbanks, the greatest leading man of the silent film era -- [more]

$37.95

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Showbiz Politics: Hollywood in American Political Life

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Showbiz Politics: Hollywood in American Political Life

Kathryn Cramer Brownell

Films, movies & cinema; History; History of the Americas; Popular culture; Political science & theory

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Takes readers behind the camera to explore the negotiations and relationships that developed between key Hollywood insiders... [more]

$56.99

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Wes Anderson

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Wes Anderson

Donna Kornhaber

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers; Film movie production: technical skills; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

The Grand Budapest Hotel and Moonrise Kingdom have made Wes Anderson a filmmaking force. Rushmore and The Royal Tenenbaums... [more]

$41.99

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Sinatra: The Chairman

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Sinatra: The Chairman

James Kaplan

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Just in time for the Chairman's centennial, the endlessly absorbing sequel to James Kaplan's bestselling Frank: The Voice... [more]

$22.99

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Vivien Leigh: Actress and Icon

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Vivien Leigh: Actress and Icon

Kate Dorney, Maggie B. Gale

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

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A collection of essays on the legendary actress that uses archival sources in the US and UK to re-examine her attitude to... [more]

$53.99

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Hero: David Bowie

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Hero: David Bowie

Lesley-Ann Jones

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

Paperback

A unique portrait of the globally revered artist, and the complex man behind the legend. [more]

$22.99

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All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of the Wire(r)

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All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of the Wire(r)

Jonathan Abrams

Film, TV & Radio; Television; Popular culture

Hardback

The definitive oral history of the iconic and beloved TV show The Wire, as told by the actors, writers, directors, and others... [more]

$49.95

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George: A Memory of George Michael

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George: A Memory of George Michael

Sean Smith

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

Paperback

George is the story of two extraordinary lives - the private man and the public legend. [more]

$29.99

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Scrappy Little Nobody

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Scrappy Little Nobody

Anna Kendrick

Film, TV & Radio; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

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

$19.99

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Nights of the Living Dead

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Nights of the Living Dead

George A. Romero, Jonathan Maberry

Films, movies & cinema; Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

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The terrifying tribute to 50 years of zombie lore by the masters of horror [more]

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed the Cold War

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed...

Nigel Cliff

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Keyboard instruments; Biography: arts & entertainment; International relations

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Relates the story of a remarkable young Texan pianist, Van Cliburn, who played his way through the wall of fear built by... [more]

$33.95

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Masterpieces Of Solo Piano: Baroque Era

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Masterpieces Of Solo Piano: Baroque Era

George Frideric Handel, Jean-Philippe Rameau, Domenico Scarlatti, Antonio Vivaldi

Music; Western "classical" music; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti; Keyboard instruments

Paperback

This inexpensive compilation draws upon authoritative sources to present favorite piano works of the Baroque era. Selections... [more]

$27.99

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Video Dungeon (Collection)

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Video Dungeon (Collection)

Kim Newman

Film theory & criticism; Fiction-related items; Reference works

Paperback

Ripped from the pages of Empire magazine, the first collection of film critic, film historian and novelist Kim Newman s reviews... [more]

$27.99

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