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Screen Culture: A Global History

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Screen Culture: A Global History

Richard Butsch

Film theory & criticism; Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

Richard Butsch's expansive historical synthesis integrates social, economic, and political history to offer a comprehensive... [more]

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CSNY: Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young

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CSNY: Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young

Peter Doggett

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

Hardback

A must for CSNY fans. -Kirkus Reviews, starred review The first ever biography focused on the formative and highly influential... [more]

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Star Wars: Geektionary: The Galaxy From A To Z

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Star Wars: Geektionary: The Galaxy From A To Z

Egmont Publishing UK

Film movie guides & reviews; Science fiction; Reference works; Television & film (Children's&YA); Reference works (Children's&YA)

Hardback

Learn everything about the Star Wars universe in this amazing A-Z! Discover all the characters, ships, planets, aliens, weapons... [more]

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Back to the Future: Race Through Time

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Back to the Future: Race Through Time

Marc Sumerak, JJ Harrison

Film, TV & Radio; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Dash through Hill Valley history with this miniature collectible DeLorean!<br... [more]

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Hollywood Dogs: Photographs from the John Kobal Foundation

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Hollywood Dogs: Photographs from the John Kobal Foundation

William Secord

Photography & photographs; Individual photographers; Theatre: individual actors & directors; Film, TV & Radio; Dogs as pets

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Hollywood Dogs showcases a fine selection of photographs from the famous John Kobal Foundation. Taken between 1920 and 1960... [more]

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Lofty: My Life in Short: A Memoir

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Lofty: My Life in Short: A Memoir

Lofty Fulton, Lofty Fulton

Individual actors & performers; Television; Radio; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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A memoir of standing tall against the odds Australian voice-over artist Lofty Fulton knows what it's like to have the... [more]

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The Innocence of Memories

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The Innocence of Memories

Orhan Pamuk

Film theory & criticism; Memoirs

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The Innocence of Memories is an important addition to the oeuvre of Nobel Prize-winning author Orhan Pamuk. Comprised of the... [more]

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Forbidden Hollywood: The Pre-Code Era (1930-1934): When Sin Ruled the Movies

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Forbidden Hollywood: The Pre-Code Era (1930-1934): When Sin Ruled the Movies...

Mark Vieira

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

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It's classic Hollywood -- uncensored. This is the ultimate guide to the Pre-Code era of early filmmaking (1930-1934), whose... [more]

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Stravinsky in the Americas: Transatlantic Tours and Domestic Excursions from Wartime Los Angeles (1925-1945)

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Stravinsky in the Americas: Transatlantic Tours and Domestic Excursions...

H. Colin Slim

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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Stravinsky in the Americas explores the pre-Craft period of Igor Stravinsky's life, from when he first landed on American... [more]

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All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of the Wire(r)

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All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of the Wire(r)

Jonathan Abrams

Film, TV & Radio; Television; Popular culture

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The definitive oral history of the iconic and beloved TV show The Wire, as told by the actors, writers, directors, and others... [more]

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Arnold Schoenberg (Critical Lives)

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Arnold Schoenberg (Critical Lives)

Mark Berry

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

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The most radical and divisive composer of the twentieth century, Arnold Schoenberg remains a hero to many, and a villain to... [more]

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The Real Traviata: The Song of Marie Duplessis

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The Real Traviata: The Song of Marie Duplessis

Rene Weis

Opera; Biography; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history

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The story of Marie Duplessis, the woman who inspired Verdi's La traviata. A rags-to-riches fairytale, from rural poverty to... [more]

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On Streisand: An Opinionated  Guide

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On Streisand: An Opinionated Guide

Ethan Mordden

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Individual actors & performers; Music; Musicals; Easy listening, MOR music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

She said, I became a singer because I couldn't get work as an actress, but Barbra Streisand not only became both but revolutionized... [more]

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Crazy Man, Crazy: The Bill Haley Story

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Crazy Man, Crazy: The Bill Haley Story

Bill, Jr. Haley, Peter Benjaminson

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

Hardback

An authorized biography of rock n roll s true pioneer Bill Haley. [more]

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The Drama of Celebrity

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The Drama of Celebrity

Sharon Marcus

Film, TV & Radio; Social & cultural history; Cultural studies; Popular culture; Media studies; Gender studies, gender groups

Hardback

A bold new account of how celebrity works Why do so many people care... [more]

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The Art and Making of The Handmaid's Tale

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The Art and Making of The Handmaid's Tale

Andrea Robinson

Television production: technical & background skills; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Explore the terrifying world of Gilead with this behind-the-scenes look at the Emmy award-winning show The Handmaid's Tale.... [more]

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50 Years: The Story of Woodstock Live: Relive the Magic, Artist by Artist

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50 Years: The Story of Woodstock Live: Relive the Magic, Artist by Artist...

Julien Bitoun

Pageants, parades, festivals; Music; Easy listening, MOR music; Rock & Pop music; Cultural studies

Hardback

A complete chronological account of Woodstock, hour by hour, performance by performance. Released to coincide with its 50th... [more]

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The Way It Was: My Life with Frank Sinatra

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The Way It Was: My Life with Frank Sinatra

Eliot Weisman, Jennifer Valoppi

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

Paperback

In the bestselling tradition of Henry Bushkin's Johnny Carson comes THE WAY IT WAS: My Life with Frank Sinatra, a frank and... [more]

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Australia's Sweetheart: The amazing story of forgotten Hollywood star Mary Maguire

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Australia's Sweetheart: The amazing story of forgotten Hollywood star Mary...

Michael Adams

Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

This is the fascinating story of Mary Maguire, a 1930s Australian ingenue who sailed for Hollywood and a fabulous life, only... [more]

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This Is Shakespeare

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This Is Shakespeare

Emma Smith

Theatre Studies; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Literary studies: poetry & poets; Shakespeare studies & criticism; Gender studies, gender groups

Hardback

'The star of her generation of Shakespeare scholars' takes us on a revelatory journey through the world and work of the Bard'... [more]

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A Life in Movies

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A Life in Movies

Irwin Winkler

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Shares the life and career of the producer, writer, and director charting the changes in Hollywood over the decades. [more]

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No Walls And The Recurring Dream: A Memoir

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No Walls And The Recurring Dream: A Memoir

Ani DiFranco

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

Hardback

In her new memoir, No Walls and the Recurring Dream, Ani DiFranco recounts her early life from a place of hard-won wisdom,... [more]

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Adieu Audrey

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Adieu Audrey

Klaus-Jurgen Sembach

Film, TV & Radio

Hardback

Memories of Audrey Hepburn. Reprint <br />A tribute to Audrey Hepburn, an endearing star of ethereal beauty. First published... [more]

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Amazing & Extraordinary Facts: Shakespeare

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Amazing & Extraordinary Facts: Shakespeare

Joseph Piercy

Theatre Studies; Biography: literary; Shakespeare studies & criticism; British & Irish history

Hardback

A fascinating collection of revelations, quirky characters and other amazing pieces of trivia from the world of Shakespeare's.... [more]

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Hearing the Crimean War: Wartime Sound and the Unmaking of Sense

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Hearing the Crimean War: Wartime Sound and the Unmaking of Sense

Gavin Williams (Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow, Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow, King's College London)

Theory of music & musicology; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); History

Paperback

Hearing the Crimean War: Wartime Sound and the Unmaking of Sense examines the experience of listeners and the politics of... [more]

$61.95

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