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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

Paperback

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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Texas Flood: The Inside Story of Stevie Ray Vaughan

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Texas Flood: The Inside Story of Stevie Ray Vaughan

Alan Paul, Andy Aledort

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

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The first definitive biography of guitar legend Stevie Ray Vaughan, with a foreword by Chris Layton, epilogue by Jimmie Vaughan,... [more]

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Everybody's Doin' It: Sex, Music, and Dance in New York, 1840-1917

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Everybody's Doin' It: Sex, Music, and Dance in New York, 1840-1917

Dale Cockrell

Music; Music: styles & genres; Popular culture

Hardback

Racy scholarship does the Grizzly Bear here with theoretical rigor. -William Lhamon, author of Raising Cain [more]

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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

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Describes the composer Berlioz's early life and career until the celebrated performance of Symphonie Fantastique in 1832.... [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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Life, Death and Cellos (#1 Stockwell Park Orchestra Mystery)

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Life, Death and Cellos (#1 Stockwell Park Orchestra Mystery)

Isabel Rogers

Western "classical" music; Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Adult & contemporary romance; Humour

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In a tale marrying the insight of Sue Townsend with the farcical humour of John O'Farrell, a priceless cello is abducted,... [more]

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Bowie by O'Neill: The definitive collection with unseen images

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Bowie by O'Neill: The definitive collection with unseen images

Terry O'Neill

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

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More than 500 photographs of David Bowie, shot by celebrated photographer Terry O'Neill, including images never published... [more]

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Rocketman

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Rocketman

Malcolm Croft

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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In May 2019, audiences are invited to discover the fantastical story of Sir Elton John's life, from his years as a prodigy... [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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Foo Fighters: The Band that Dave Made

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Foo Fighters: The Band that Dave Made

Stevie Chick

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

Hardback

From the ashes of Nirvana, Dave Grohl rose as a one-man band with a self-titled album: Foo Fighters. Now, twenty-five years... [more]

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The Bad Boy of Athens: Classics from the Greeks to Game of Thrones

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The Bad Boy of Athens: Classics from the Greeks to Game of Thrones

Daniel Mendelsohn

Film, TV & Radio; Literature: history & criticism; Cultural studies

Hardback

`Mendelsohn takes the classical costumes off figures like Virgil and Sappho, Homer and Horace ... He writes about things so... [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

Paperback

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

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Making of Alien

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Making of Alien

J. W. Rinzler

Individual film directors, film-makers; Film & movie: styles & genres; Fiction-related items

Hardback

To celebrate Alien's fortieth anniversary, author J.W. Rinzler (The Making of Star Wars) tells the story of how it evolved... [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

Paperback

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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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]

$35.00

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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

Paperback

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

$22.99

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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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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

$24.99

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Elton John

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Elton John

David Buckley

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

Paperback

More than 50 years into Elton's incredible career, this is the definitive biography of a showbiz legend. [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

Paperback

The first official Knightfall... [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]

$32.99

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