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Richard Wagner: The Lighter Side
A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Film Noir - The Essential Reference Guide
The Worship Bass Book - Bass, Espresso, and the Art of Groove
2 Minutes to Midnight: An Iron Maiden Day-by-Day
Musical iPad: Performing, Creating, and Learning Music on Your iPad
Saturday Night Live FAQ: Everything Left to Know About Television's Longest Running Comedy
The History of Marshall: The First Fifty Years
The Spirituality of Carlos Santana
George Jones - The Life and Times of a Honky Tonk Legend: Updated Edition
The Plain and Simple Guide to Music Publishing, 3rd Edition
The Zombie Film: From White Zombie to World War Z
The Who FAQ
Inventing the American Guitar - The Pre-Civil War Innovations of C.F. Martin and His Contemporaries
The Spirituality of Richard Gere
Stella! Mother of Modern Acting
A Friend in the Music Business: The ASCAP Story
Zen and the Art of Mixing: REV 2
Nirvana FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Most Important Band of the 1990s
Rolling Stones Gear: All the Stones' Instruments from Stage to Studio
The Metropolitan Opera Presents: Puccini's La Boh�me - The Complete Libretto
The Spirituality of Bono
Stephen King Films FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the King of Horror on Film
The Evolution of Mann: Herbie Mann and the Flute in Jazz
Buck 'Em! The Autobiography of Buck Owens
Sunburst: How the Gibson Les Paul Standard Became a Legendary Guitar
Down the Rhodes: The Fender Rhodes Story
Sherlock Holmes FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the World's Greatest Private Detective
The Metropolitan Opera Presents: Puccini's Tosca - The Complete Libretto
Best Monologues from Best American Short Plays, Volume One
Roger Waters: The Man Behind the Wall
The Bruce Swedien Recording Method
Horror Films FAQ - All That's Left to Know About Slashers, Vampires, Zombies, Aliens, and More

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