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Songs from the Stations

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Songs from the Stations

Myfany Turpin, Felicity Meakins, Erika Charola

World music; History

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The Gurindji people of the Northern Territory are perhaps best-known for their walk-off of Wave Hill Station in 1966, protesting... [more]

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Star Wars Insider: The Saga Begins

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Star Wars Insider: The Saga Begins

Titan

Film movie production: technical skills; Science fiction

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A new Star Wars Insider collection, featuring content previously printed in the Star Wars Insider magazine. [more]

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Flip Side Of: ALIEN

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Flip Side Of: ALIEN

Little White Lies

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items; Parodies & spoofs

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What happens when lolcats meet Ridley Scott?<br /><br />This comic spin... [more]

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Hearing the Crimean War: Wartime Sound and the Unmaking of Sense

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Hearing the Crimean War: Wartime Sound and the Unmaking of Sense

Gavin Williams (Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow, King's College London)

Theory of music & musicology; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); History

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Hearing the Crimean War: Wartime Sound and the Unmaking of Sense examines the experience of listeners and the politics of... [more]

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Lofty: My Life in Short: A Memoir

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Lofty: My Life in Short: A Memoir

Lofty Fulton, Lofty Fulton

Individual actors & performers; Television; Radio; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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A memoir of standing tall against the odds Australian voice-over artist Lofty Fulton knows what it's like to have the... [more]

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The Innocence of Memories

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The Innocence of Memories

Orhan Pamuk

Film theory & criticism; Memoirs

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The Innocence of Memories is an important addition to the oeuvre of Nobel Prize-winning author Orhan Pamuk. Comprised of the... [more]

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Stravinsky in the Americas: Transatlantic Tours and Domestic Excursions from Wartime Los Angeles (1925-1945)

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Stravinsky in the Americas: Transatlantic Tours and Domestic Excursions...

H. Colin Slim

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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Stravinsky in the Americas explores the pre-Craft period of Igor Stravinsky's life, from when he first landed on American... [more]

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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

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

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The Real Traviata: The Song of Marie Duplessis

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The Real Traviata: The Song of Marie Duplessis

Rene Weis

Opera; Biography; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history

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The story of Marie Duplessis, the woman who inspired Verdi's La traviata. A rags-to-riches fairytale, from rural poverty to... [more]

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Big Picture: The Fight for the Future of Movies

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Big Picture: The Fight for the Future of Movies

Ben Fritz

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

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The stunning metamorphosis of twenty-first-century Hollywood and what lies ahead for the art and commerce of film [more]

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The Way It Was: My Life with Frank Sinatra

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The Way It Was: My Life with Frank Sinatra

Eliot Weisman, Jennifer Valoppi

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

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In the bestselling tradition of Henry Bushkin's Johnny Carson comes THE WAY IT WAS: My Life with Frank Sinatra, a frank and... [more]

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Australia's Sweetheart: The amazing story of forgotten Hollywood star Mary Maguire

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Australia's Sweetheart: The amazing story of forgotten Hollywood star Mary...

Michael Adams

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

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This is the fascinating story of Mary Maguire, a 1930s Australian ingenue who sailed for Hollywood and a fabulous life, only... [more]

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Game of Scones: All Men Must Dine (Game of Thrones)

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Game of Scones: All Men Must Dine (Game of Thrones)

Jammy Lannister

Television; Fiction-related items; General cookery & recipes; Humour

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The final instalment of edible recipes from the Seven Kingdoms. [more]

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Why Superman Doesn't Take Over The World: What Superheroes Can Tell Us About Economics

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Why Superman Doesn't Take Over The World: What Superheroes Can Tell Us About...

J. Brian O'Roark

Film, TV & Radio; Graphic novels: history & criticism; Popular culture; Business & Economics; Economics

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Why do some superheroes have day jobs? Why do villains keep trying even though they almost never win? Why don't heroes simply... [more]

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Shakespeare's Library: Unlocking the Greatest Mystery in Literature

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Shakespeare's Library: Unlocking the Greatest Mystery in Literature

Stuart Kells

Theatre Studies; Writing & editing guides; Shakespeare plays; Shakespeare studies & criticism; British & Irish history

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From acclaimed author and ardent bibliophile Stuart Kells comes an exploration of the quest to find the personal library of... [more]

$47.95

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Guitars: Past and Present

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Guitars: Past and Present

Christian Seguret

Music; Guitar; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

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An illustrated history of guitars. [more]

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Any Road Will Get Us There (If We Don't Know Where We're Going)

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Any Road Will Get Us There (If We Don't Know Where We're Going)

Noel Gallagher

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

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'I've been on six-week tours of America and it breaks you open, but to do it straight off the bat, in the middle of winter,... [more]

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Growing Up Fisher: Musings, Memories, and Misadventures

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Growing Up Fisher: Musings, Memories, and Misadventures

Joely Fisher

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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Actress, director, entertainer Joely Fisher invites readers backstage, into the intimate world of her career and family with... [more]

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Cinematic Encounters: Interviews and Dialogues

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Cinematic Encounters: Interviews and Dialogues

Jonathan Rosenbaum

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers

Paperback

Collection of previously published essays and interviews, from 1972-2009. [more]

$46.95

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Stoned Beyond Belief

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Stoned Beyond Belief

Action Bronson, Rachel Wharton

Rap & Hip-Hop; Popular culture; Food & society; Cookery, food & drink

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Rapper, chef, and television star Action Bronson is a marijuana superhero, both its champion and devoted consumer, and Stoned... [more]

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Marlene Dietrich - The Life

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Marlene Dietrich - The Life

Maria Riva

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Dance & Performing arts; Biography: general; Biography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women

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The twenty-fifth anniversary edition of the landmark biography that tells the full-scale, riveting, and untold story of Marlene... [more]

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Little Me: My life from A-Z

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Little Me: My life from A-Z

Matt Lucas

Individual actors & performers; Television; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The hilarious, heart-warming and tear-jerking memoir from one of Britain's best-loved comedians and actors, Matt Lucas [more]

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A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back

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A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back

David Hallberg

Theatre Studies; Ballet; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

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

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Bob Dylan and the British Sixties: A Cultural History

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Bob Dylan and the British Sixties: A Cultural History

Tudor Jones

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Rock & Pop music; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Politics & government

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Britain played a key role in Bob Dylan's career in the 1960s. He visited Britain on several occasions and performed across... [more]

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The Actor and the Character: Explorations in the Psychology of Transformative Acting

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The Actor and the Character: Explorations in the Psychology of Transformative...

Vladimir Mirodan

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Occupational & industrial psychology

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Transformative acting remains the aspiration of many an emerging actor, and constitutes the achievement of some of the most... [more]

$69.99

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