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Harlem 69: The Future of Soul

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Harlem 69: The Future of Soul

Stuart Cosgrove

Music; Soul & R 'n' B; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Politics & government

Hardback

Harlem 69 brings Stuart Cosgrove's epic sixties trilogy to a dramatic conclusion... [more]

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Joni: The Joni Mitchell Sessions

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Joni: The Joni Mitchell Sessions

Seeff Norman

Music

Hardback

An extraordinary collection of photographs of the legendary Joni Mitchell, captured by celebrated rock-and-roll photographer... [more]

$69.99

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Predator: The Official Movie Special

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Predator: The Official Movie Special

Titan Magazines

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items

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A behind-the-scenes guide to the long-awaited return of one of cinema's most iconic aliens: The Predator! [more]

$37.95

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100 Things The Simpsons Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

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100 Things The Simpsons Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

Goertz Allie Prescott Julia, Julia Prescott

Film, TV & Radio; Television; Popular culture

Paperback

The ultimate resource for true fans, every essential piece of Simpsons knowledge and trivia. [more]

$33.95

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The Sky is Falling: How Vampires, Zombies, Androids and Superheroes Made America Great for Extremism

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The Sky is Falling: How Vampires, Zombies, Androids and Superheroes Made...

Peter Biskind

Film, TV & Radio; Popular culture; Media studies; Political ideologies

Paperback

A dizzying ride  across  two decades of pop culture. [more]

$39.99

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The Ultimate Guide to Vinyl and More: All You Need to Know About Collecting Essential Music  from Cylinders and CDs to LPs and Tapes

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The Ultimate Guide to Vinyl and More: All You Need to Know About Collecting...

Dave Thompson

Music; Discographies & buyer's guides; Music recording & reproduction

Paperback

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO VINYL AND MORE: ALL YOU NEED TO KNKOW ABOUT COLLECTING ESSENTIAL [more]

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Attack of the Leading Ladies: Gender, Sexuality, and Spectatorship in Classic Horror Cinema

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Attack of the Leading Ladies: Gender, Sexuality, and Spectatorship in Classic...

Rhona Berenstein

Film, TV & Radio; Film & movie: styles & genres; Gender studies: women

Paperback

From the earliest days of Hollywood sound productions, horror proved to be a popular and lucrative genre. At the center of... [more]

$57.99

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Major Dudes: A Steely Dan Companion

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Major Dudes: A Steely Dan Companion

Barney Hoskyns

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

Paperback

A Rock's Backpages anthology, edited and introduced by Barney Hoskyns, of Steely Dan, one of the defining and bestselling... [more]

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Hollywood's Eve: Eve Babitz and the Secret History of L.A.

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Hollywood's Eve: Eve Babitz and the Secret History of L.A.

Lili Anolik

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Popular culture

Hardback

An account of the birth, adolescence, and adulthood of 20th-century Hollywood through the vivid and unashamed life of Los... [more]

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Making Music American: 1917 and the Transformation of Culture

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Making Music American: 1917 and the Transformation of Culture

E. Douglas Bomberger (Professor of Musicology, Elizabethtown College)

Music; Theory of music & musicology; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Jazz

Hardback

The year 1917 was unlike any other in American history, or in the history of American music. The United States entered World... [more]

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The Oxford Handbook of Music Listening in the 19th and 20th Centuries

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The Oxford Handbook of Music Listening in the 19th and 20th Centuries

Christian Thorau (Professor of Musicology, University of Potsdam), Hansjakob Ziemer (Research Scholar and Head of Cooperation and Communication, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science)

Music; Theory of music & musicology

Hardback

This Handbook delves through two centuries to enable a different conceived history of listening practices. [more]

$231.95

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Leonard Cohen: An Illustrated Record

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Leonard Cohen: An Illustrated Record

Mike Evans

Music; Easy listening, MOR music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

<p>For more than four decades, Leonard Cohen's mournful ballads of desire, heartbreak and lost faith have captivated audiences... [more]

$29.99

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Mars by 1980: The Story of Electronic Music

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Mars by 1980: The Story of Electronic Music

David Stubbs (Associate Editor)

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Electronic music

Paperback

Electronic music is now ubiquitous, from mainstream pop hits to the furthest reaches of the avant-garde. [more]

$39.99

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Bruce Springsteen: An Illustrated Biography

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Bruce Springsteen: An Illustrated Biography

Meredith Ochs

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

Paperback

The Bruce Springsteen Vault offers fans an intimate look into the life of this beloved artist, including photos of The Boss,... [more]

$39.99

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Danger Music: How Teaching the Cello to Children in Afghanistan Led to a Self-Discovery Almost Too Hard to Bear

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Danger Music: How Teaching the Cello to Children in Afghanistan Led to a...

Eddie Ayres

Music; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

From the former ABC Classic FM broadcaster comes a remarkable story about the power of music and courage to be one's self.... [more]

$22.99

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How To Be Invisible

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How To Be Invisible

Kate Bush

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

Hardback

Selected and arranged by the author, with an expansive introduction by the novelist David Mitchell, How To Be Invisible presents... [more]

$29.99

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Performing Hamlet: Actors in the Modern Age

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Performing Hamlet: Actors in the Modern Age

Jonathan Croall

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Paperback

Hamlet is arguably the most famous play on the planet, and the greatest of all Shakespeare's works. Its rich story and complex... [more]

$47.99

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An Illustrated History of Filmmaking

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An Illustrated History of Filmmaking

Adam Allsuch Boardman

Films, movies & cinema; Social & cultural history; Children's & Educational

Hardback

An in-depth and fully illustrated immersion in the world and history of filmmaking, covering everything both in front of and... [more]

$29.99

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Hogwarts: A Movie Scrapbook (Harry Potter)

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Hogwarts: A Movie Scrapbook (Harry Potter)

Warner Bros

Films, movies & cinema; Fantasy; Fiction-related items; Adventure stories (Children's&YA); Fantasy & magical realism (Children's&YA); Television & film (Children's&YA)

Hardback

Every year, students clamber aboard the Hogwarts Express at platform nine and three-quarters and make their way to Hogwarts... [more]

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Beatles in Comics (GN)

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Beatles in Comics (GN)

Michels Mabel, Michels Mabel

Music; Graphic novels; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Here's the complete illustrated story of the Beatles from their formation, through the Beatlemania phenom all the way through... [more]

$53.95

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The Mirror of Magic: A History of Magic in the Western World

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The Mirror of Magic: A History of Magic in the Western World

Kurt Seligmann

Small-scale, secular & domestic scenes in art; Conjuring & magic; Occult studies

Hardback

A collector's edition of the classic, illustrated, and comprehensive history of magic and the occult. [more]

$89.99

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David Bowie: A Life

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David Bowie: A Life

Dylan Jones

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

Paperback

Shortlisted for the NME Best Music Book Award 2018THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'The definitive book on Bowie' The Times Dylan... [more]

$24.99

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Schumann: The Faces and the Masks

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Schumann: The Faces and the Masks

Judith Chernaik

Music; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

A groundbreaking account of Schumann, a major composer whose music is becoming increasingly popular over the years. [more]

$39.99

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Working Class Boy (Film Tie-In)

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Working Class Boy (Film Tie-In)

Jimmy Barnes

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

$22.99

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30-Second Rock Music: The 50 key styles, artists and happenings each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Rock Music: The 50 key styles, artists and happenings each explained...

Mike Evans

Music; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

30-Second Rock Music starts with 1950s rock'n'roll (and its roots) and explores blues and folk, progressive and heavy metal,... [more]

$27.99

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