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              Joss Whedon
               

              Joss Whedon (Hardback)

              By Pateman, Matthew

              • RRP: $246.00
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              A comprehensive analysis of Whedon's role in shaping the 21st century TV landscape with unique access to drafts of scripts and other source material, the book offers both detailed assessments of individual episodes, and overarching histories of production - Joss Whedon is an esse...ntial and timely contribution to TV scholarship. -- .
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              ISBN 9780719077807
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2018
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Television Series
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              Fighters Across Frontiers: Transnational Resistance in Europe, 1936-48
                

              Fighters Across Frontiers: Transnational Resistance in Europe, 1936-48 (Hardback)

              Edited by Gildea, Robert; Tames, Ismee

              • RRP: $97.50
              • $97.50
              • Pub Date
                5 Nov 20

              This landmark book reveals that resistance to occupation by Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy during the Second World War was not narrowly delineated by country but startlingly international. Tens of thousands of fighters, including communists, Jews and POWs, joined networks across ...Europe, greatly affecting the course of the long Second World War. -- .
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              ISBN 9781526151247
              Released NZ 5 Nov 2020
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 5 Nov 2020
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              Alan Hollinghurst: Writing Under the Influence

              Alan Hollinghurst: Writing Under the Influence (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Mendelssohn, Michele; Flannery, Denis

              • RRP: $56.99
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              An edited collection on Alan Hollinghurst, one of Britain's leading contemporary novelists with an outstanding international reputation. -- .

              ISBN 9781526134288
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2018
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Derek Walcott
               

              Derek Walcott (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Series edited by Thieme, John; Other Mortimer, Rebecca

              • RRP: $39.99
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              John Thieme provides a comprehensive study of Derek Walcott's writing from its beginning in the 1940s to his most recent work. Walcott's poetry and drama are set against the background of various contexts and intertexts - Caribbean, European and other - which have shaped him as a... writer.
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              ISBN 9780719042065
              Released NZ 15 May 1999
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Contemporary World Writers
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              Love is the Drug: The Chemical Future of Our Relationships
               

              Love is the Drug: The Chemical Future of Our Relationships (Hardback)

              By Earp, Brian D.; Savulescu, Professor Julian

              • RRP: $83.99
              • $83.99
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              A cutting-edge book by two prominent ethicists on 'love drugs', and the implications they may have for us all. -- .

              ISBN 9781526145413
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2020
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Resisting History: Religious Transcendence and the Invention of the Unconscious
               

              Resisting History: Religious Transcendence and the Invention of the Unconscious (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Hayward, Rhodri; Series edited by Taithe, Bertrand; Cooter, Roger; Steedman, Carolyn; Other Mortimer, Rebecca

              • RRP: $46.99
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              Resisting History examines the unexpected origins of our modern notion of the subconscious. Written in a fresh and entertaining style, this concise volume argues that this fundamental tenet of psychological thought derives from the attempts of theologians, historians and psycholo...gists to contain supernatural experience.
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              ISBN 9780719095375
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2014
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Encounters: Cultural Histories
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              Watching the World: Screen Documentary and Audiences
               

              Watching the World: Screen Documentary and Audiences (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Austin, Thomas; Other Hirst, Bethan

              • RRP: $39.99
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              Watching the world extends the reach of documentary studies by investigating recent instances of screen documentary and the uses made of them by audiences

              ISBN 9780719085581
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2012
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Lynda La Plante
               

              Lynda La Plante (Trade Paperback / Paperback, NEW IN PAPERBACK)

              By Hallam, Julia; Series edited by Bignell, Jonathan; Cardwell, Sarah; Peacock, Steven; Other Hirst, Bethan

              • RRP: $46.99
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              The first account of the television drama of Lynda La Plante, Britain's most successful and well known screenwriter, whose work is central to understanding changes that shook the UK television industry in the late twentieth century.

              ISBN 9780719065491
              Released NZ 15 Jan 2012
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series The Television Series
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              Playing for Time: Stories of Lost Children, Ghosts and the Endangered Present in Contemporary Theatre
               

              Playing for Time: Stories of Lost Children, Ghosts and the Endangered Present in Contemporary Theatre (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cousin, Geraldine; Other Mortimer, Rebecca

              • RRP: $46.99
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              Playing for time explores connections between theatre time, the historical moment and fictional time. Geraldine Cousin persuasively argues that a crucial characteristic of contemporary British theatre is its preoccupation with instability and danger, and traces images of catastro...phe and loss in a wide range of recent plays and productions.
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              ISBN 9780719061981
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2013
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Maurice Pialat
               

              Maurice Pialat (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Warehime, Marja; Index by Williams, Susan; Series edited by Ingram, Robert

              • RRP: $46.99
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              One of the most gifted French directors of the post New Wave, Maurice Pialat is frequently compared to such legendary filmmakers as Jean Renoir and Rebert Bresson. This is the first book-length study of his work in English.

              ISBN 9780719068232
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2011
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series French Film Directors Series
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