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Stanley Kubrick: American Filmmaker

An engaging and well-researched primer to the work of a cinematic legend.
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Magic Time: A Memoir; Notes on Theatre & Other Entertainment

A pleasant yet unremarkable story of a well-lived life in the world of theater.
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The Films of Martin Scorsese: Gangsters, Greed, and Guilt

A clear, nuanced, and highly accessible primer to the films of one of America’s greatest directors.

Indian Sun: The Life and Music of Ravi Shankar

Compelling, informative, and the definitive book on this musical legend.
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The Beginning or the End: How Hollywood Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

This intriguing, behind-the-scenes look at a disjointed creative partnership is sure to be of interest to readers of history and cinema.
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To Hell and Back: My Life in Johnny Thunders’ Heartbreakers, in the Words of the Last Man Standing

A readable backstage pass to the early days of the punk rock movement, when the sex and drugs overwhelmed the rock and roll.

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The Kinks: Songs of the Semi-Detached

This thoughtfully researched book will be best appreciated by true fans of the band, as well as devotees of 1960s rock and pop.
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Cinema ’62: The Greatest Year at the Movies

Despite Farber and McClellan’s valiant efforts, overall this is a book best left to film students and critics.
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London, Reign over Me: How England’s Capital Built Classic Rock

Covering dozens of bands in a variety of styles, Tow pens a sweeping look at a pivotal period of music history.

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