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Riot Days

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Riot Days

Maria Alyokhina

Punk, New Wave & Indie; Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Feminism & feminist theory; Demonstrations & protest movements

Hardback

<div><strong>ABBEY&rsquo;S BOOKSELLER PICK</strong> &mdash;- It only takes a few pages for the awe to begin. Awe at the strength... [more]

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Porcelain: A Memoir

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Porcelain: A Memoir

Moby

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

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In the late eighties and early nineties, Moby, then an underground DJ and musician, was scraping out a living in New York... [more]

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Shakespeare on Stage Vol 2: Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles

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Shakespeare on Stage Vol 2: Twelve Leading Actors on Twelve Key Roles

Julian Curry

Acting techniques; Shakespeare studies & criticism

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Twelve leading actors, including Alan Rickman, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Eileen Atkins, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart, discuss... [more]

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Structurally Sound

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Structurally Sound

,Eric Wen

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Techniques of music & music tutorials

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Analysis of seven masterworks includes passages from Bach's Orchestral Suite No. 3, Mendelssohn's Piano Trio No. 1, Schubert's... [more]

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Johnny's Cash and Charley's Pride: Lasting Legends and Untold Adventures in Country Music

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Johnny's Cash and Charley's Pride: Lasting Legends and Untold Adventures...

,Pete Cooper

Music; Country & Western music

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Peter Guralnick, dean of rock-and roll-storytellers, writes in the introduction to Johnny's Cash &amp; Charley's Pride,&nbsp;... [more]

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Sounds and Sweet Airs: The Forgotten Women of Classical Music

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Sounds and Sweet Airs: The Forgotten Women of Classical Music

Anna Beer

Music; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Gender studies: women

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The hidden history of the women who dared to write music in a man's world [more]

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The Voice Exercise Book: A Guide to Healthy and Effective Voice Use

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The Voice Exercise Book: A Guide to Healthy and Effective Voice Use

Jeannette Nelson

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques

Paperback

Fall in love with your voice. Get to know how it works. You will soon feel how good it is to sound like you. The Head of Voice... [more]

$26.99

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Miller and Max: George Miller and the making of a film legend

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Miller and Max: George Miller and the making of a film legend

Luke Buckmaster

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

Paperback

Miller and Max is the story of two heroes. One, a leather jacket-clad road warrior whose adventures in a dystopian future... [more]

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Uncommon People: The Rise and Fall of the Rock Stars

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Uncommon People: The Rise and Fall of the Rock Stars

David Hepworth

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

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The age of the rock star, like the age of the cowboy, has passed. Like the cowboy, the idea of the rock star lives on in our... [more]

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Set the Boy Free

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Set the Boy Free

Johnny Marr

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

Paperback

Few groups have had a bigger impact than The Smiths and few musicians are as celebrated as Johnny Marr. He is an icon who... [more]

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Detours

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Detours

Tim Rogers

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

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A charming, honest, funny, sad, tender and beautiful literary memoir, from Tim Rogers of You Am I. Think Patti Smith meet... [more]

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Definitive Opera Encyclopedia: New & Expanded Edition

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Definitive Opera Encyclopedia: New & Expanded Edition

Philip Langridge

Music; Opera; General encyclopaedias

Hardback

Updated, expanded and richly detailed this new, text version of The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Opera examines the history... [more]

$44.99

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It's Alive: Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Movie Posters

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It's Alive: Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Movie Posters

Daniel Finamore, Joseph E. LeDoux

Poster art; Film & movie: styles & genres; Fiction-related items

Hardback

One of the world s premier collections of horror and sci-fi movie posters amassed, not altogether surprisingly, by the dark... [more]

$59.99

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The Little White Lies Guide to Making Your Own Movie: In 39 Steps

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The Little White Lies Guide to Making Your Own Movie: In 39 Steps

Little Lies

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Hardback

Whether you're posting a clip on Facebook, making a presentation video, introducing yourself to others online, or just sending... [more]

$24.99

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Back from the Black (Firefly)

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Back from the Black (Firefly)

Joey Spiotto

Television; Fiction-related items

Hardback

valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne) are special operatives for the government of the human territories... [more]

$21.99

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Stanislavsky in the World: The System and its Transformations Across Continents

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Stanislavsky in the World: The System and its Transformations Across Continents...

Jonathan Pitches (Professor of Theatre and Performance, Leeds University, UK), Stefan Aquilina (School of Performing Arts, University of Malta, Malta)

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors

Paperback

Stanislavsky in the World is an ambitious and ground-breaking work charting a fascinating story of the global dissemination... [more]

$53.99

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Altamont: The Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the Inside Story of Rock's Darkest Day

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Altamont: The Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the Inside Story of...

Joel Selvin

Music; Rock & Pop music; True stories

Paperback

Rock journalist Joel Selvin tells the story of the Rolling Stones' infamous Altamont concert in San Francisco, the disastrous... [more]

$27.95

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Lennon on Lennon: Conversations with John Lennon

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Lennon on Lennon: Conversations with John Lennon

Jeff Burger

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

Lennon on Lennon is an authoritative, anthology of some of Lennon's most illuminating interviews, spanning the years 1964... [more]

$37.95

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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; Music: styles & genres

Hardback

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

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Music, evolution, and the harmony of souls

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Music, evolution, and the harmony of souls

Alan R. Harvey (Emeritus Professor, The University of Western Australia)

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Social, group or collective psychology; Evolution; Neurosciences

Hardback

'Music, Evolution, and the Harmony of Souls' demonstrates the evolutionary sociobiological importance of music as a driver... [more]

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Anne Bancroft: A Life

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Anne Bancroft: A Life

Douglass K. Daniel

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Film theory & criticism; Biography: arts & entertainment; Feminism & feminist theory

Hardback

In the first biography to cover the entire scope of Anne Bancroft's life and career, Douglass K. Daniel brings together interviews... [more]

$63.95

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Star Trek Psychology: The Mental Frontier

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Star Trek Psychology: The Mental Frontier

Travis Langley

Television; Science fiction; Popular culture; Popular psychology

Paperback

The next entry in Sterling's pop-culture psychology series features 20 essays and an exclusive interview with Rod Roddenberry,... [more]

$22.99

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Ed Sheeran: Divide and Conquer

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Ed Sheeran: Divide and Conquer

David Nolan

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

Paperback

From pub open mic gigs to headlining at Madison Square Garden and performing with the likes of Sir Elton John and Taylor Swift,... [more]

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A Pure Drop: The Life and Legacy of Jeff Buckley

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A Pure Drop: The Life and Legacy of Jeff Buckley

Jeff Apter

Music; Biography: general

Paperback

Who was the real Jeff Buckley? Was Jeff, as he described himself, 'rootless trailer trash', a 'male chanteuse' or, as Bono... [more]

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Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon

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Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon

Terence Pepper, Helen Trompeteler

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers

Paperback

During her lifetime, the Belgian - born British actress Audrey Hepburn, star of such films as Roman Holiday, Sabrina, Funny... [more]

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