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Tragedy: The Sad Ballad of the Gibb Brothers

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Tragedy: The Sad Ballad of the Gibb Brothers

Jeff Apter

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

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The rise and fall of the... [more]

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Making a Meal of It: Writing About Film

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Making a Meal of It: Writing About Film

Brian McFarlane

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism

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For more than forty years, readers of Melbourne newspapers and journals - and radio listeners - have learned about the latest... [more]

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The Coffee Break Screenwriter...Breaks the Rules: A Guide for the Rebel Writer

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The Coffee Break Screenwriter...Breaks the Rules: A Guide for the Rebel...

Pilar Alessandra

Film, TV & Radio; Screenwriting techniques

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Pilar Alessandra's popular book, The Coffee Break Screenwriter, taught writers how to outline quickly, write efficiently,... [more]

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Sam Shepard: A Life

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Sam Shepard: A Life

John J Winters

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Creative writing & creative writing guides

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The first comprehensive biography of Sam Shepard in 30 years draws on newly available letters and journals, as well as dozens... [more]

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Fast Times and Excellent Adventures: The Surprising History of the '80s Teen Movie

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Fast Times and Excellent Adventures: The Surprising History of the '80s...

James King

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Popular culture

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Fast Times and Excellent Adventures is an inside look at the surprising history of the Eighties teen movie - how the movie... [more]

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Origins of a Song: 202 True Inspirations Behind the World's Greatest Lyrics

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Origins of a Song: 202 True Inspirations Behind the World's Greatest Lyrics...

Jake Grogan

Music

Hardback

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Hitchcock's Heroines

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Hitchcock's Heroines

Caroline Young

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Individual film directors, film-makers; Popular culture

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The Serenity Handbook: The Official Crew Member's Guide to the Firefly-Class Series 3 Ship

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The Serenity Handbook: The Official Crew Member's Guide to the Firefly-Class...

Marc Sumerak

Films, movies & cinema; Television; Fiction-related items

Hardback

If you've ever wondered what it's like to soar through space like a leaf on the wind in a Firefly spaceship, this is the manual... [more]

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The Wes Anderson Collection: Isle of Dogs

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The Wes Anderson Collection: Isle of Dogs

Lauren Wilford

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers; Animated movies & films

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An exclusive look at the making of Wes Anderson's newest animated film, Isle of Dogs [more]

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James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction

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James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction

Randall Frakes, Brooks Peck, Sidney Perkowitz, Matt Singer, Lisa Yaszek

Film theory & criticism; Film & movie: styles & genres; Dance & Performing arts; Literature: history & criticism; Reference works

Hardback

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Lament from Epirus: An Odyssey into Europe's Oldest Surviving Folk Music

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Lament from Epirus: An Odyssey into Europe's Oldest Surviving Folk Music...

Christopher C. King

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Social & cultural anthropology

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In the tradition of Patrick Leigh Fermor and Geoff Dyer, a Grammy-winning producer discovers a powerful and ancient folk music... [more]

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Steven Spielberg: A Life in Films

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Steven Spielberg: A Life in Films

Molly Haskell

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography: arts & entertainment

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A film-centric portrait of the extraordinarily gifted movie director whose decades-long influence on American popular culture... [more]

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We'll Always Have Casablanca: The Legend and Afterlife of Hollywood's Most Beloved Film

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We'll Always Have Casablanca: The Legend and Afterlife of Hollywood's Most...

Noah Isenberg

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

A Los Angeles Times bestseller A New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice Selection Even the die-hardest Casablanca fan... [more]

$33.95

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All Gates Open: The Story of Can

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All Gates Open: The Story of Can

Irmin Schmidt, Rob Young

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

Hardback

All Gates Open presents the definitive story of arguably the most influential and revered avant-garde band of the late twentieth... [more]

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The Beatles on the Roof

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The Beatles on the Roof

Tony Barrell

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

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Beatles on the Roof studies the rooftop concert in penetrating detail, uncovering new truths and debunking old myths about... [more]

$39.95

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Music by the Numbers: From Pythagoras to Schoenberg

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Music by the Numbers: From Pythagoras to Schoenberg

Eli Maor

Music; History of mathematics; History of science

Hardback

How music has influenced mathematics, physics, and astronomy from ancient... [more]

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Platform Paper 54: Young People and the Arts

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Platform Paper 54: Young People and the Arts

Sue Giles

Theatre Studies; Other performing arts

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Expectations around theatre for young people are too prescribed today. Adults have long-held views on what works are appropriate... [more]

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Is There Life Outside the Box?: An Actor Despairs

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Is There Life Outside the Box?: An Actor Despairs

Peter Davison

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Television; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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His fans have spoken, but despite their requests, Peter Davison has gone ahead and written his autobiography anyway. It wasn't... [more]

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Being Wagner: The Triumph of the Will

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Being Wagner: The Triumph of the Will

Simon Callow

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: general

Paperback

The perfect introduction to the Master. [more]

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The Beauty of Her Age: A Tale of Sex, Scandal and Money in Victorian England

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The Beauty of Her Age: A Tale of Sex, Scandal and Money in Victorian England...

Jenifer Roberts

Ballet; Biography: arts & entertainment; History; Social & cultural history

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The story of a French ballerina who became richer than the Queen. Jenifer Roberts unearths this fascinating story of sex,... [more]

$29.95

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The Oberon Book of Queer Monologues

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The Oberon Book of Queer Monologues

Scottee

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

The first collection of its kind, The Oberon Book of Queer Monologues chronicles over one hundred years of queer and trans... [more]

$26.99

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Symphony of Seduction: The Great Love Stories of Classical Composers

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Symphony of Seduction: The Great Love Stories of Classical Composers

Christopher Lawrence

Music; Western "classical" music; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); 20th century & contemporary classical music; Popular culture

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Love-crazed geniuses, a killer soundtrack and a garnish of imagined pillow talk - here are the real love stories of the great... [more]

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Who-Ology: The Official Miscellany (Doctor Who)

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Who-Ology: The Official Miscellany (Doctor Who)

Cavan Scott, Mark Wright

Television; Science fiction; Trivia & quiz question books; TV tie-in humour

Paperback

Test your knowledge of the last Time Lord and the worlds he's visited in Who-ology, an unforgettable journey through over... [more]

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Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution

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Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution

Todd S. Purdum

Theatre Studies

Hardback

A revelatory portrait of the creative partnership that transformed musical theater and provided the soundtrack to the American... [more]

$44.99

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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Martin McDonagh

Film movie scripts & screenplays; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

After months pass without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes pays for three signs challenging the authority... [more]

$24.99

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