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Me: Elton John Official Autobiography

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Me: Elton John Official Autobiography

Elton John

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

Hardback

Coming in October 2019, the first and only official autobiography of a much-loved global icon. [more]

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The Europeans: Three Lives and the Making of a Cosmopolitan Culture

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The Europeans: Three Lives and the Making of a Cosmopolitan Culture

Orlando Figes

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Ballet; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; History; European history; Social & cultural history; Advocate - History

Hardback

Vivid and insightful, this text shows how such cosmopolitan, ferment-shaped artistic traditions came to dominate world culture.... [more]

$65.00  $59.99

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Ian McKellen: The Biography

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Ian McKellen: The Biography

Garry O'Connor

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

Paperback

The intimate and definitive biography of Ian McKellen, theatrical knight and a national treasure. [more]

$34.99

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Chopin's Piano: A Journey through Romanticism

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Chopin's Piano: A Journey through Romanticism

Paul Kildea

Music; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Keyboard instruments; Social & cultural history

Paperback

Chopin's Piano begins in November 1838, when George Sand, her children and Frederick Chopin took a boat to Majorca for the... [more]

$22.99

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Tall Tales and Wee Stories

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Tall Tales and Wee Stories

Billy Connolly

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Humour collections & anthologies; Advocate - Biography

Hardback

Outrageously funny story-telling... [more]

$45.00

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Face It: A Memoir

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Face It: A Memoir

Debbie Harry

Music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Advocate - Performing Arts

Hardback

'I was saying things in songs that female singers didn't really say back then. I wasn't submissive or begging him to come... [more]

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Year of the Monkey: The New York Times bestseller

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Year of the Monkey: The New York Times bestseller

Patti Smith

Individual photographers; Music; Punk, New Wave & Indie; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Advocate - Performing Arts

Hardback

A memoir about the year 2016 in which dreams and reality are interwoven --Provided by publisher. [more]

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Beethoven: The Relentless Revolutionary

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Beethoven: The Relentless Revolutionary

John Clubbe

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Beethoven's political ideals, inspired by the French Revolution and Napoleon, radiate through his ground-breaking compositions.... [more]

$62.95

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Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and Japan

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Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and...

Rosemary Overell

Music; Music: styles & genres; Popular culture

Hardback

An ethnographic study of gender, place and belonging, Affective Intensities introduces readers to the embodied sensations,... [more]

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Hit Brands: How Music Builds Value for the World's Smartest Brands

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Hit Brands: How Music Builds Value for the World's Smartest Brands

Daniel Jackson, Richard Jankovich, Eric Sheinkop

Music; Business & Economics; Sales & marketing

Hardback

Companies and agencies spend vast amounts of money to advertise and brand products and music has been an important part of... [more]

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Nicole Kidman

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Nicole Kidman

Pam Cook (University of Southampton, UK)

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

Pam Cook's study of the star persona of Nicole Kidman traces Kidman's career trajectory through an examination of her (sometimes... [more]

$36.95  $10.00

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Cinema: The Whole Story

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Cinema: The Whole Story

Christopher Frayling

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; History: specific events & topics

Paperback

Looks at the key time periods, genres and key works in world cinema. This title places the world of cinema in the context... [more]

$49.99

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Star Trek: Picard the Classic Chronicles

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Star Trek: Picard the Classic Chronicles

Titan Books

Television; Science fiction

Paperback

A behind-the-scenes guide to the voyages of Captain Jean-Luc Picard. A deluxe collector's edition offering a behind-the-scenes... [more]

$39.99

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Gotta Get Theroux This: My Life and Strange Times in Television

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Gotta Get Theroux This: My Life and Strange Times in Television

Louis Theroux

Television; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Advocate - Biography

Paperback

A funny, insightful memoir by much-loved documentary maker Louis Theroux, taking us on a weird and wonderful journey through... [more]

$32.99

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Wham! George & Me: The Sunday Times Bestseller

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Wham! George & Me: The Sunday Times Bestseller

Andrew Ridgeley

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

Paperback

Wham! were the band that never underestimated the power of pop, nor the healing powers it possessed. In 1981, what started... [more]

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Never Grow Up

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Never Grow Up

Jackie Chan

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Memoirs

Paperback

A candid, honest memoir from one of the most recognisable, influential, and beloved cinematic personalities in the world.... [more]

$22.99

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Star Wars: Rogues Scoundrels and Bounty Hunters

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Star Wars: Rogues Scoundrels and Bounty Hunters

Titan Books

Film & movie: styles & genres; Science fiction

Paperback

A new Star Wars Insider collection, featuring content previously printed... [more]

$39.99

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Wild Wild Guru: An insider's account of his life with Bhagwan, the world's most controversial guru

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Wild Wild Guru: An insider's account of his life with Bhagwan, the world's...

Subhuti Anand Waight

Documentary movies & films; Biography; Religion & politics; Christian & quasi-Christian cults & sects; Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems; Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects

Paperback

The story behind the hit Netflix documentary 'Wild Wild Guru' [more]

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The Laundromat: Inside the Panama Papers Investigation of Illicit Money Networks and the Global Elite

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The Laundromat: Inside the Panama Papers Investigation of Illicit Money...

Jake Bernstein

Films, movies & cinema; Politics & government; Political corruption; Press & journalism; Fraud

Paperback

In The Laundromat, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter Jake Bernstein explores this shadow economy and how it evolved,... [more]

$22.99

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Sound Pictures: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, the Later Years, 1966-2016

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Sound Pictures: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, the Later Years,...

Kenneth Womack

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

Paperback

SOUND PICTURES offers a powerful glimpse into the mind, the music, and the man behind the sound of the Beatles. The second... [more]

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Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, the Early Years, 1926-1966

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Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, the Early Years,...

Kenneth Womack

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

Paperback

Kenneth Womack offers a glimpse into the mind, the music, and the man behind the sound of the Beatles. The first book of two,... [more]

$39.95

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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

Paperback

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

$33.95

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Why We Love Star Wars: The Great Moments That Built A Galaxy Far Far Away

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Why We Love Star Wars: The Great Moments That Built A Galaxy Far Far Away...

Ken Napzok

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

Paperback

Number one Amazon bestseller!<br... [more]

$32.99

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Handel in London: The Making of a Genius

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Handel in London: The Making of a Genius

Jane Glover

Music; Baroque music (c 1600 to c 1750); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A rich and evocative account of the life and work of Britain's favourite composer from one of our finest conductors. [more]

$19.99

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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

Paperback

Los Angeles in the 1960s and 70s was the pop culture capital of the world--a movie factory, a music factory, a dream factory.... [more]

$33.95

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