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The Downtown Pop Underground

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The Downtown Pop Underground

Kembrew McLeod

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Music; History of the Americas; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Social & cultural history

Hardback

A vibrant history of the artists and performers of downtown New York in the 1960s and 70s draws on interviews with notables... [more]

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Arthur Elgort: Jazz

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Arthur Elgort: Jazz

Arthur Elgort

Individual photographers; Photographs: portraits; Music; Jazz

Hardback

This is the first book dedicated to Elgort's Jazz portraits and the list of names it includes constitutes a veritable pantheon... [more]

$65.00

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Change-Makers: The pin-up book of pioneers, troublemakers and radicals

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Change-Makers: The pin-up book of pioneers, troublemakers and radicals

Matilda Dixon-Smith

Film, TV & Radio; Popular culture; Political activism; Inventions & inventors; Gift books; Children's & Educational

Hardback

Celebrate 50 of the world's sexiest brains - people who have changed the... [more]

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Queen: Album by Album

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Queen: Album by Album

Martin Popoff

Music

Hardback

Queen experts delve into the history, album by album, of one of the most popular rock bands of all time in the lavishly designed... [more]

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The First Time: Tracks and Tales from Music Legends

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The First Time: Tracks and Tales from Music Legends

Matt Everitt

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Each interview is followed by an artist-inspired playlist. [more]

$35.00

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Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy

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Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy

Amy Ratcliffe

Comic book & cartoon art; Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

Hardback

An inspiring and beautifully illustrated celebration of a galaxy of women across the Star Wars saga, featuring 75 profiles... [more]

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

Darcey Bussell

Photographs: portraits; Theatre Studies; Ballet; Memoirs

Hardback

The first book from Darcey Bussell in over six years, retired darling of the British Ballet and beloved judge of Strictly... [more]

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Led Zeppelin All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track

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Led Zeppelin All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track

Jean-Michel Guesdon, Philippe Margotin

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

Hardback

A deep dive into the innovative recording history of Led Zeppelin, in this newest addition to the fan-favorite All the Songs... [more]

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Stranger Things: Worlds Turned Upside Down: Official Behind The Scenes Companion

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Stranger Things: Worlds Turned Upside Down: Official Behind The Scenes Companion...

Gina McIntyre

Television; Fiction-related items

Hardback

A journey deep into the story of Stranger Things, this definitive behind-the-scenes companion reveals every aspect of the... [more]

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Hindsight: And All the Things I Can't See in Front of Me

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Hindsight: And All the Things I Can't See in Front of Me

Justin Timberlake

Music; Rock & Pop music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

Hardback

I want you to see me, just like I want to see you.' - Justin TimberlakeIn his first book, Justin Timberlake creates a characteristically... [more]

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Thanks a Lot Mr Kibblewhite

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Thanks a Lot Mr Kibblewhite

Roger Daltrey

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

Hardback

'I've always resisted the urge to 'do the memoir' but now, finally, I feel I've enough perspective. When you've spent more... [more]

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Guerrilla Film Marketing: The Ultimate Guide to the Branding, Marketing and Promotion of Independent Films & Filmmakers

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Guerrilla Film Marketing: The Ultimate Guide to the Branding, Marketing...

Robert Barnwell

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Sales & marketing

Paperback

Create an irresistible... [more]

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music...

Ann Powers

Music; Music reviews & criticism; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Popular culture

Paperback

In this ... history of popular music in the United States, NPR's ... music critic examines how popular music shapes fundamental... [more]

$35.95

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Help!: The Beatles, Duke Ellington, and the Magic of Collaboration

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Help!: The Beatles, Duke Ellington, and the Magic of Collaboration

Thomas Brothers

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Jazz; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

The fascinating story of how creative cooperation inspired two of the world's most celebrated musical acts. [more]

$39.95

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Star Wars Scum and Villainy: Case Files on the Galaxys Most Notorious

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Star Wars Scum and Villainy: Case Files on the Galaxys Most Notorious

Pablo Hidalgo, Pablo Hidalgo

Film & movie: styles & genres; Science fiction

Hardback

Crime in the galaxy is a constant--whether it's seedy deals made on the lower levels of Coruscant or organized crime syndicates... [more]

$71.95

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Platform Papers 56: Falling Through the Gaps: Our artists' health and welfare

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Platform Papers 56: Falling Through the Gaps: Our artists' health and welfare...

Mark R. W. Williams

Theatre Studies; Other performing arts

Paperback

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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Michael Y. Bennett

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Educational material

Paperback

Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? shocked audiences and critics alike with its assault on decorum. At base though,... [more]

$14.99

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Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain

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Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain

Oliver Sacks

Theory of music & musicology; Literary essays; Psychology; Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Popular science; Popular psychology

Paperback

From the bestselling author of Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. [more]

$19.99

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Live Cinema and Its Techniques

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Live Cinema and Its Techniques

Francis Ford Coppola

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

From one of the masters of twentieth-century cinema comes an indispensable and entertaining guide to a visionary new form... [more]

$23.95

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1965: The Most Revolutionary Year in Music

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1965: The Most Revolutionary Year in Music

Andrew Grant Jackson

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

A fascinating account of the music and epic social change of 1965, a defining year for Bob Dylan, The Beatles, The Rolling... [more]

$24.99

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Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times

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Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times

Alan Walker

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A landmark biography of the Polish composer by one of the world's leading authorities on Chopin and his time. [more]

$71.95

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Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror

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Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror

W. Scott Poole

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Social & cultural history; First World War; Popular culture; Media studies

Hardback

Historian and Bram Stoker Award nominee W. Scott Poole traces the confluence of history, technology, and art that gave us... [more]

$47.95

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Jerome Robbins: A Life in Dance

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Jerome Robbins: A Life in Dance

Wendy Lesser

Theatre Studies; Dance; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A lively and inspired biography celebrating the centennial of this master choreographer, dancer, and stage director [more]

$37.99

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Sophisticated Giant: The Life and Legacy of Dexter Gordon

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Sophisticated Giant: The Life and Legacy of Dexter Gordon

Maxine Gordon

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

Hardback

Sophisticated Giant presents the life and legacy of tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon (1923-1990), one of the major innovators... [more]

$59.99

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27: The Legend and Mythology Of The 27 Club

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27: The Legend and Mythology Of The 27 Club

Gene Simmons

Music

Hardback

Why have so many legendary musicians and other celebrities over the decades died at 27 years of age, just when their careers... [more]

$44.99

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