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Madeline Kahn: Being the Music, A Life (Hollywood Legends Series)
By University Press of Mississippi
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ean: 9781496809599, isbn: 9781496809599,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
Best known for her Oscar-nominated roles in the smash hits Paper Moon and Blazing Saddles, Madeline Kahn (1942-1999) was one of the most popular comedians of her time--and one of the least understood. In private, she was as reserved and refined as he...
Brian Jones: The Making of the Rolling Stones
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ean: 9780147516459, isbn: 0147516455,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
“Should be unfailingly interesting to any Stones fan.”—Larry Rhoter, New York Times The Rolling Stones’ rise to fame is one of rock ‘n’ roll’s epic stories. Yet one crucial part of that story has never been fully told: the role of Bria...
The Longest Kill: The Story of Maverick 41, One of the World's Greatest Snipers
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ean: 9781250085238, isbn: 1250085233,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
It takes a tough mindset to be a successful sniper, to be able to dig in for days on your own as you wait for your target, to stay calm on a battlefield when you yourself have become the target the enemy most want to take out. Craig Harrison has what...
Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon's Journey into the Afterlife
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mpn: 20884241, ean: 9781451695199, isbn: 1451695195,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
The #1 New York Times bestselling account of a neurosurgeon's own near-death experience—for readers of 7 Lessons from Heaven. Thousands of people have had near-death experiences, but scientists have argued that they are impossible. Dr. Eben Alexand...
Tranny: Confessions of Punk Rock's Most Infamous Anarchist Sellout
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ean: 9780316264372, isbn: 0316264377,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
ONE OF BILLBOARD'S "100 GREATEST MUSIC BOOKS OF ALL TIME"The provocative transgender advocate and lead singer of the punk rock band Against Me! provides a searing account of her search for identity and her true self.It began in a bedroom in Naples, F...
Never Broken: Songs Are Only Half the Story
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
ean: 9781504630276, isbn: 1504630270,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 212 reviews
[*Read by the author - Jewel] New York Times bestselling poet and multi-platinum singer-songwriter Jewel explores her unconventional upbringing and extraordinary life in an inspirational memoir that covers her childhood to fame, marriage, and motherh...
Brian May's Red Special: The Story Of The Home-Made Guitar That Rocked Queen And The Wo
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mpn: 119108, ean: 9781480341470, isbn: 1480341479,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
(Book). "My dad and I decided to make an electric guitar. I designed an instrument from scratch, with the intention that it would have a capability beyond anything that was out there, more tunable, with a greater range of pitches and sounds, with a b...
Bach: Music in the Castle of Heaven
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ean: 9781400031436, isbn: 1400031435,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
One of the Best Books of the Year* The Economist * The Christian Science Monitor * Financial Times *Johann Sebastian Bach is one of the most unfathomable composers in the history of music. How can such sublime work have been produced by a man wh...
Richard Strauss: Salome (Cambridge Opera Handbooks)
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521359702, isbn: 0521359708,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
This full-length study of Salome is the first in English since Lawrence Gilman's introductory guide of 1907. The handbook presents an informative collection of historical, critical and analytical studies of one of Strauss's most familiar operas. Clas...
Far and Wide: Bring That Horizon to Me!
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ean: 9781770414419, isbn: 177041441X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
- Far and Wide has already sold 6K copies in hardcover since its fall 2016 release.- One of ECW's all-time bestselling titles is Ghost Rider, while Clockwork Angels appeared on the New York Times bestseller list. Far and Away, Neil's first full-color...
Boys Keep Swinging: A Memoir
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ean: 9781501140129, isbn: 1501140124,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
“Wow! So brutally honest and such a really addictive read.” —Elton John “One courageous joyride of a memoir. It should be illegal for rock stars to write so beautifully.” —Armistead Maupin “A wild, sexy, emotional ride through undergrou...
The Best of Punk Globe Magazine
By New Haven Publishing Ltd
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mpn: black & white illustrations, colour illu, ean: 9781910705186, isbn: 1910705187,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Ginger Coyote created Punk Globe Magazine in August 1977. She had seen a copy of the British fanzine Sniffing Glue and thought "Hey, I should do this!" San Francisco only had two music magazines and if you were not part of their clic, you got no expo...
What the Dead Have Taught Me About Living Well
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ean: 9781623367817, isbn: 1623367816,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
How can we know if our departed loved ones are still with us? Can guidance from beyond help our daily lives run more smoothly and feel more purposeful? Spiritual medium and bestselling author Rebecca Rosen has answers.After serving as a spiritual med...
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ean: 9780847842575, isbn: 0847842576,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
This long-awaited comprehensive monograph on James Nares brings together his paintings and films. Upon his arrival in New York in 1974, British-born James Nares became a central member of the city's vibrant No Wave art scene, making experimental Supe...
Beethoven: Anguish and Triumph
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mpn: 9780618054749, ean: 9780618054749, isbn: 9780618054749,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
Jan Swafford’s biographies of Charles Ives and Johannes Brahms have established him as a revered music historian, capable of bringing his subjects vibrantly to life. His magnificent new biography of Ludwig van Beethoven peels away layers of legend ...
Unexpected Places: Thoughts on God, Faith, and Finding Your Voice
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ean: 9780785219316, isbn: 0785219315,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Unexpected Places is the personal story of gospel singer Anthony Evans, son of well-known pastor Tony Evans and brother of author Priscilla Shirer. In this intimate and moving memoir, Anthony shares the details of his struggles with depression and d...
Trouble Boys: The True Story of the Replacements
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ean: 9780306825361, isbn: 0306825368,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERBased on a decade of research and reporting--as well as access to the Replacements' key principals, Paul Westerberg and Tommy Stinson--author Bob Mehr has fashioned something far more compelling than a conventional band bio. ...
BMF: The Rise and Fall of Big Meech and the Black Mafia Family
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780312674151, isbn: 0312674155,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
In the early 1990s, Demetrius "Big Meech" Flenory and his brother, Terry "Southwest T," rose up from the slums of Detroit to build one of the largest cocaine empires in American history: the Black Mafia Family. They socialized with music mogul Sean "...
John Prine Beyond Words
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ean: 9780692740163, isbn: 0692740163,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
John Prine has written songs that have become central to America's musical heritage. In this book, Prine curates a selection of his best loved songs. Over 100 photographs from John Prine's personal collection. Copies of hand-written lyrics showing ho...
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