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Douglas Fairbanks: The Fourth Musketeer

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Douglas Fairbanks: The Fourth Musketeer

Ralph Hancock, Letitia Fairbanks

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual film directors, film-makers; Film movie scripts & screenplays

Hardback

Few people have been so important and influential in Hollywood history than Douglas Fairbanks, Sr., and who better than Douglas'... [more]

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Eileen

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Eileen

Eileen Kramer

Dance; Biography

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Eileen Kramer is a person for whom age does not exist. Eileen is quite possibly the longest working dancer and choreographer... [more]

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Toscanini: Musician of Conscience

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Toscanini: Musician of Conscience

Harvey Sachs (Curtis Institute of Music)

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

Paperback

On the 150th anniversary of his birth comes this monumental biography of conductor Arturo Toscanini, whose dramatic life was... [more]

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Slowhand: The Life and Music of Eric Clapton

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Slowhand: The Life and Music of Eric Clapton

Philip Norman

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

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Revelatory biography of Eric Clapton, three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and one of the greatest guitarists... [more]

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Whatever it Takes: The Price of Power, the Cost of Creativity

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Whatever it Takes: The Price of Power, the Cost of Creativity

Peter Deakin

Music: styles & genres; Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: literary; Biography: religious & spiritual; History; General & world history

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What do Julius Caesar, Aung San Suu Kyi, Thomas More and , Pope Innocent... [more]

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Ashes to Ashes: The Songs of David Bowie, 1976-2016

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Ashes to Ashes: The Songs of David Bowie, 1976-2016

Chris O'Leary

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

Hardback

From the ultimate David Bowie expert comes an exploration of the final four decades of his musical career, covering every... [more]

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The Ocean Fell Into The Drop

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The Ocean Fell Into The Drop

Terence Stamp

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Memoirs

Paperback

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

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Under My Thumb: Songs that hate women and the women who love them

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Under My Thumb: Songs that hate women and the women who love them

Rhian Jones, Eli Davis

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music; Popular culture; Feminism & feminist theory

Paperback

Women write about their experiences of loving music that doesn't love them back - a feminist guilty pleasure. [more]

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The History of Gangster Rap

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The History of Gangster Rap

Baker Soren

Music; Rap & Hip-Hop

Paperback

An insightful look at the unprecedented rise of America's musical obsession: gangster rap [more]

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Her Majesty's Theatre Melbourne: The Shows, The Stars, The Stories

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Her Majesty's Theatre Melbourne: The Shows, The Stars, The Stories

Frank Van Straten

Theatre Studies; Theatre management

Paperback

This spectacular book is an affectionate celebration of Melbourne's Her Majesty's Theatre. Packed with evocative text and... [more]

$65.00

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On The Road With Bill Clinton: Nelson Mandela, Kim Kardashian, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Tony Blair, Al Gore, Mike Tyson and More

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On The Road With Bill Clinton: Nelson Mandela, Kim Kardashian, Arnold Schwarzenegger,...

Max Markson

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

Paperback

An ultimate peek behind... [more]

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Classic Albums That Changed My Life: The Vinyl That Made a Generation

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Classic Albums That Changed My Life: The Vinyl That Made a Generation

Alan J. Whiticker

Music; Music: styles & genres

Paperback

Classic Albums That Changed My Life chronicles the inside story about the making of a dozen great albums, starting with the... [more]

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When Giants Walked the Earth: A Biography Of Led Zeppelin

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When Giants Walked the Earth: A Biography Of Led Zeppelin

Mick Wall

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

The final word on the world's greatest rock band, Led Zeppelin, from esteemed rock journalist and author Mick Wall, bestselling... [more]

$32.99

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The Faber Book of French Cinema

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The Faber Book of French Cinema

Charles Drazin

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

Looks at the extraordinary resilience of the French film industry during the Second World War when, in spite of the national... [more]

$35.00

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The Story of The Band: From Big Pink to the Last Waltz

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The Story of The Band: From Big Pink to the Last Waltz

Harvey Kubernik, Ken Kubernik

Music; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

A celebration of The Band on the 50th anniversary of their debut album, `Music From Big Pink'. [more]

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Bruce Springsteen: The Stories Behind the Songs

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Bruce Springsteen: The Stories Behind the Songs

Brian Hiatt

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

Hardback

Packed full of insightful stories from Springsteen's long career, Bruce Springsteen: The Stories Behind the Songs takes a... [more]

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Orson Welles Portfolio

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Orson Welles Portfolio

Simon Braund

Individual artists, art monographs; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual film directors, film-makers

Hardback

A lavish hardback containing Orson Welles' Portfolio, much of which has never been seen before. Orson Welles, famous as an... [more]

$69.99

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Sleeping with Strangers: How Movies Shaped Desire

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Sleeping with Strangers: How Movies Shaped Desire

David Thomson

Film, TV & Radio

Hardback

This is a Borzoi Book --Copyright page. [more]

$53.95

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Mentors: How to Help and be Helped

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Mentors: How to Help and be Helped

Russell Brand

Television; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Illness & addiction: social aspects; Psychology; Coping with drug & alcohol abuse; Self-help & personal development

Hardback

Could happiness lie in helping others and being open to accepting help yourself?<br... [more]

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Impro: Improvisation and the Theatre

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Impro: Improvisation and the Theatre

Keith Johnstone

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

A leading figure in the theatre, Keith Johnstone lays bare his techniques and exercises to foster spontaneity and narrative... [more]

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Brecht On Theatre

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Brecht On Theatre

Bertolt Brecht

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors

Paperback

A wholly revised, re-edited and expanded edition of one of the seminal texts of twentieth century theatre. Featuring new translations,... [more]

$43.99

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Stormtroopers: Beyond the Armor (Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi)

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Stormtroopers: Beyond the Armor (Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi)

Ryder Windham, Adam Bray

Textile design & theory; Film movie production: technical skills; Science fiction

Hardback

Foreword by John Boyega Just in time for the next blockbuster, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, this unique and beautifully designed... [more]

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Marina Abramovic

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Marina Abramovic

Mary Richards

Performance art; Theatre Studies

Paperback

Marina Abramovic is the creator of pioneering performance art which transcends the form's provocative origins. Her visceral... [more]

$41.99

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Blowing the Bloody Doors Off: And Other Lessons in Life

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Blowing the Bloody Doors Off: And Other Lessons in Life

Michael Caine

Acting techniques; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Memoirs

Paperback

Hollywood legend and British national treasure Michael Caine shares the wisdom, stories, insight and skills that life has... [more]

$39.99

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Warner Bros.: Hollywood's Ultimate Backlot

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Warner Bros.: Hollywood's Ultimate Backlot

Steven Bingen

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Dance & Performing arts; Media studies; Media, information & communication industries

Paperback

Movie studios are the wondrous, almost magical locales where legends are created. Unfortunately, these celebrity playgrounds... [more]

$46.95

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