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Platform Paper 54: Young People and the Arts

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Platform Paper 54: Young People and the Arts

Sue Giles

Theatre Studies; Other performing arts

Paperback

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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Being Wagner: The Triumph of the Will

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Being Wagner: The Triumph of the Will

Simon Callow

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: general

Paperback

The perfect introduction to the Master. [more]

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Feel Free: Essays

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Feel Free: Essays

Zadie Smith

Film movie guides & reviews; Music reviews & criticism; Literary essays; Reportage & collected journalism; Literary companions

Paperback

No subject is too fringe or too mainstream for the unstoppable Zadie Smith. From social media to the environment, Tarantino... [more]

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Inseparable: The Original Siamese Twins and Their Rendezvous with American History

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Inseparable: The Original Siamese Twins and Their Rendezvous with American...

Yunte Huang

Other performing arts; Biography: historical, political & military; History; History of the Americas

Hardback

With wry humour, Shakespearean profundity and trenchant insight, Yunte Huang brings to life the story of the famous Siamese... [more]

$40.95

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Serenity Handbook: Official Crew Members Guide to Firefly-Class Series 3 Ship

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Serenity Handbook: Official Crew Members Guide to Firefly-Class Series 3...

Marc Sumerak

Films, movies & cinema; Television; Fiction-related items

Hardback

If you've ever wondered what it's like to soar through space like a leaf on the wind in a Firefly spaceship, this is the manual... [more]

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James Camerons Story of Science Fiction

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James Camerons Story of Science Fiction

Randall Frakes, Brooks, Sidney, Matt, Gary

Film theory & criticism; Film & movie: styles & genres; Dance & Performing arts; Literature: history & criticism; Reference works

Hardback

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

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Cinema in the Digital Age

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Cinema in the Digital Age

Nicholas Rombes

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

This updated edition of Cinema in the Digital Age takes a fresh look at the state of digital cinema. It pays special attention... [more]

$55.99

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Hitler and Film: The Fuhrer's Hidden Passion

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Hitler and Film: The Fuhrer's Hidden Passion

Bill Niven

Films, movies & cinema; History; European history; Second World War; Propaganda

Hardback

An expose of Hitler's relationship with film and his influence on the film industry [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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Nobody's Girl Friday: The Women Who Ran Hollywood

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Nobody's Girl Friday: The Women Who Ran Hollywood

J. E. Smyth (Professor of History, University of Warwick)

Film, TV & Radio; Film movie production: technical skills; Gender studies: women; Cinema industry

Hardback

The first comprehensive history of Hollywood's high-flying career women during the studio era, Nobody's Girl Friday covers... [more]

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Stanley Kubrick: New York Jewish Intellectual

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Stanley Kubrick: New York Jewish Intellectual

Nathan Abrams

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers; Jewish studies

Hardback

Reexamines Stanley Kubrick 's work in the context of his ethnic and cultural... [more]

$63.95

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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

Paperback

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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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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Movie Quotes for All Occasions: Unforgettable Lines for Life's Biggest Moments

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Movie Quotes for All Occasions: Unforgettable Lines for Life's Biggest Moments...

James Scheibli

Film, TV & Radio; Dictionaries of quotations; Popular culture; Trivia & quiz question books

Paperback

This one-of-a-kind collection of movie quotes and trivia spans over 100 years of cinema, and provides cinephiles of all ages... [more]

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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

Paperback

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

$56.99

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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

Paperback

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

$24.99

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Giant: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Edna Ferber, and the Making of a Legendary American Film

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Giant: Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Edna Ferber, and the Making...

Don Graham

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Film theory & criticism; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A larger-than-life narrative of the making of the classic film, marking the rise of America as a superpower, the ascent of... [more]

$51.95

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The Art of The Secret World of Arrietty

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The Art of The Secret World of Arrietty

Hiromasa Yonebayashi

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Animated movies & films

Hardback

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

$49.99

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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]

$29.99

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The Shining

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The Shining

Laura Mee

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism

Paperback

Taking a fresh look at The Shining (1980), this book situates the film within the history of the horror genre. It explores... [more]

$26.99

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Marvel Studios 101: All Your Questions Answered

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Marvel Studios 101: All Your Questions Answered

Adam Bray, Adam Bray

Film movie guides & reviews; Graphic novels: superheroes; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Where should I begin with the Marvel movies? Who exactly are the Guardians of the Galaxy? What's the best order to watch the... [more]

$31.95

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Marvel Cinematic Universe: All Your Questions Answered

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Marvel Cinematic Universe: All Your Questions Answered

Adam Bray

Individual film directors, film-makers; Film movie guides & reviews; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Who exactly are the Guardians of the Galaxy? Why are the Infinity Stones so important? What's the best order to watch the... [more]

$24.99

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Obsession: Marlene Dietrich: The Pierre Passebon Collection

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Obsession: Marlene Dietrich: The Pierre Passebon Collection

Henry-Jean Servat, Pierre Passebon

Photography & photographs; Film, TV & Radio

Hardback

Parisian gallery owner, antiques dealer, and style tastemaker Pierre Passebon curates his favorite portraits of Marlene Dietrich... [more]

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World of The Orville

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World of The Orville

Jeff Bond

Television; Fiction-related items

Hardback

The Art and Making of The Orville takes readers behind the scenes of the new optimistic Sci-Fi series, and into the depths... [more]

$59.99

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