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Start To Finish: Woody Allen and the Art of Moviemaking

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Start To Finish: Woody Allen and the Art of Moviemaking

Eric Lax

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Film, TV & Radio

Hardback

Eric Lax has been with Woody Allen almost every step of the way. He chronicled Allen's transformation from stand-up comedian... [more]

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Chopin and His World

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Chopin and His World

Jonathan D. Bellman, Halina Goldberg

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

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The description for this book, Chopin and His World, will be forthcoming. [more]

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The Story of Looking

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The Story of Looking

Mark Cousins

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; Photography & photographs; Film theory & criticism; Prose: non-fiction; History: specific events & topics

Hardback

An investigation into the elements of looking, combining art and science and painting a portrait of our culture, by critically-acclaimed... [more]

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The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung

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The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung

Roger Scruton

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Western philosophy: Enlightenment; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy

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The vital, carefully crafted discussion on Wagner's masterpiece, offering deep insight into both the work itself and profound... [more]

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Gold Dust Woman: The Biography of Stevie Nicks

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Gold Dust Woman: The Biography of Stevie Nicks

Stephen Davis (Davidson College)

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

Hardback

Stevie Nicks is a legend of rock, but her energy and magnetism sparked new interest in this icon. At 68, she's one of the... [more]

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Stage Struck: A DIY Theatrical Career

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Stage Struck: A DIY Theatrical Career

Kevin Palmer

Theatre Studies

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This is Not a Remix: Piracy, Authenticity and Popular Music

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This is Not a Remix: Piracy, Authenticity and Popular Music

Margie Borschke (Macquarie University, Australia)

Music; Easy listening, MOR music; Music recording & reproduction; Music industry

Paperback

Widespread distribution of recorded music via digital networks affects more than just business models and marketing strategies;... [more]

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The Sun & the Moon & the Rolling Stones

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The Sun & the Moon & the Rolling Stones

Rich Cohen

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

Paperback

A panoramic, stylish narrative history of the Rolling Stones, viewed through the impassioned and opinionated lens of Vanity... [more]

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Elvis Presley: Caught in a Trap

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Elvis Presley: Caught in a Trap

Spencer Leigh

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

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Published to coincide with the 40th anniversary of Elvis' death. With exclusive interviews with fellow musicians, promoters... [more]

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Producer of Controversy: Stanley Kramer, Hollywood Liberalism, and the Cold War

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Producer of Controversy: Stanley Kramer, Hollywood Liberalism, and the Cold...

Jennifer Frost

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers; History of the Americas; The Cold War

Hardback

With films ranging from High Noon to Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, Stanley Kramer (1913-2001) was one of the most successful... [more]

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Miss D and Me: Life with the Invincible Bette Davis

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Miss D and Me: Life with the Invincible Bette Davis

Danelle Morton, Kathryn Sermak

Film, TV & Radio; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

For ten years Kathryn Sermak was at Bette Davis's side--first as an employee, and then as her closest friend--and in Miss... [more]

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Harry Potter: The Wand Collection

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Harry Potter: The Wand Collection

Titan Books

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items; Gift books

Hardback

Discover the wands of your favourite Harry Potter characters with this deluxe gift book. In the world of the Harry Potter... [more]

$45.00

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Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe (Do

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Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe...

George Mann, Justin Richards, Cavan Scott

Television; Science fiction

Hardback

Dalek is the never-before-told history of the Doctor's most dangerous enemies, the famous `Outer Space Robot People' of the... [more]

$89.99

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The Show That Never Ends: The Rise and Fall of Prog Rock

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The Show That Never Ends: The Rise and Fall of Prog Rock

David Weigel

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

The wildly entertaining story of progressive rock, the music that ruled the 1970s charts-and has divided listeners ever since.... [more]

$38.95

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Working Class Boy: A Memoir of Running Away

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Working Class Boy: A Memoir of Running Away

Jimmy Barnes

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

Paperback

Long before Cold Chisel, long before 'Barnesy', there was the true story of James Dixon Swan A household name, an Australian... [more]

$32.99

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Born to Run

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Born to Run

Bruce Springsteen

Music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A revelatory memoir by a legendary rock star. [more]

$35.00

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Platform Papers #52: Putting Words In Their Mouths - The playwright and screenwriter at work

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Platform Papers #52: Putting Words In Their Mouths - The playwright and...

Andrew Bovell

Theatre Studies; Film movie scripts & screenplays; Literary studies: plays & playwrights

Paperback

Andrew Bovell has worked as a playwright and screenwriter for more than thirty years. In Platform Paper 52, he draws on this... [more]

$16.99

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The Angels

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The Angels

Bob Yates

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

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The Angels roared out of the 1970s with multi-platinum albums, hits and record-breaking tours. The band was formed by the... [more]

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The Great Jazz and Pop Vocal Albums

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The Great Jazz and Pop Vocal Albums

Will Friedwald

Music; Jazz; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

Surveys fifty-seven of the greatest twentieth-century jazz and pop albums, including Fred Astaire's The Astaire Story, Ella... [more]

$71.95

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Seduced by Mrs. Robinson: How the Graduate Became the Touchstone of a Generation

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Seduced by Mrs. Robinson: How the Graduate Became the Touchstone of a Generation...

Beverly Gray

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Literary studies: plays & playwrights

Hardback

An exploration of The Graduate's influence on filmmaking and how the movie both reflected and changed a generation's views... [more]

$46.95

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Good Vibrations: My Life as a Beach Boy

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Good Vibrations: My Life as a Beach Boy

Mike Love

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

Paperback

Mike Love is a founding member of the Beach Boys and the lead singer and lyricist of their biggest hits. In Good Vibrations,... [more]

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Tex

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Tex

Tex Perkins

Music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

Paperback

The autobiography of Australian rock 'n' roll legend, Tex Perkins. [more]

$34.99

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Opera: Passion, Power and Politics

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Opera: Passion, Power and Politics

Kate Bailey

Music; Opera; Social & cultural history

Hardback

With contributions from Placido Domingo, Sir Antonio Pappano and Simone Young, a stellar cast of authors look beyond the many... [more]

$74.99

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Working Class Man: A Memoir of Running Out of Time

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Working Class Man: A Memoir of Running Out of Time

Jimmy Barnes

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

Hardback

THE SEQUEL TO THE NUMBER 1 BESTSELLER WORKING CLASS BOY ... [more]

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Robert Schumann's Advice to Young Musicians: Revisited by Steven Isserlis

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Robert Schumann's Advice to Young Musicians: Revisited by Steven Isserlis...

Steven Isserlis

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Hardback

Robert Schumann was far ahead of his time, not least in his attitude to children and young people; his 'Advice for Young Musicians',... [more]

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