2557 books (128 pages) in this category

Beat Happening's Beat Happening

by Bryan C. Parker

This is the album that sent a shockwave of empowerment through the nation's cultural underground. In 1985, Olympia, Washington band Beat Happening released their eponymous debut of lo-fi pop songs on K Records and challenged every conception ...

ISBN: 9781628929270

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Beatleness

How the Beatles and Their Fans Remade the World

by Candy Leonard

<p>Part generational memoir and part cultural history of the sixties, <i>Beatleness</i> allows the reader to experience—again or for the first time—what it was like to grow up with the Beatles and shows the impact of "Beatleness" as an ...

ISBN: 9781628724172

Binding: Hardback

$42.99

Beatles in Posters: A Collection of Concert Artwork by Tony Booth

by TONY BOOTH

Tony Booth's iconic artwork is synonymous with The Beatles' rise to success. Artist Tony Booth worked in Liverpool during the early 1960s, just around the corner from The Cavern Club and close to The Beatles' manager Brian Epstein's office in ...

ISBN: 9780750983785

Binding: Hardback

$49.99

Beautiful Balts

From displaced persons to new Australians

by Jayne Persian

<p>170,000 Displaced Persons arrived in Australia between 1947 and 1952 – the first non-Anglo-Celtic mass migrants.<br></p> <p>Australia’s first immigration minister, Arthur Calwell, scoured post-war Europe for refugees, Displaced Persons he ...

ISBN: 9781742234854

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

Beauty Myth, The

by Naomi Wolf

<b>The bestselling classic that redefined our view of the relationship between beauty and female identity </b>Every day, women around the world are confronted with a dilemma - how to look. In a society embroiled in a cult of female beauty and ...

ISBN: 9780099595748

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Beauty Sick: How the Cultural Obsession with Appearance Hurts Girls and Women

by Renee Engeln

Today's girls and women embody a bewildering set of contradictions. They don't want to be Barbie dolls, but, like generations before them, feel pressure to look like them. They're angry about the media's treatment of women, but often consume the

ISBN: 9780062469786

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Beauvoir and Her Sisters: The Politics of Women's Bodies in France

by Sandra Reineke

ISBN: 9780252036194

Binding: Hardback

$86.00

Because of Sex

One Law, Ten Cases, and Fifty Years That Changed American Women's Lives at Work

by Gillian Thomas

Best known as a monumental achievement of the civil rights movement, the 1964 Civil Rights Act also revolutionized the lives of America’s working women. Title VII of the law made it illegal to discriminate "because of sex." But that simple ...

ISBN: 9781250138088

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Becoming Digital: Toward a Post-Internet Society

by Vincent Mosco

ISBN: 9781787432963

Binding: Paperback

$38.99

Becoming Refugee American: The Politics of Rescue in Little Saigon

by Phuong Nguyen

ISBN: 9780252082887

Binding: Paperback

$49.99

Beef

A Global History

by Lorna Piatti-Farnell

Beef is everywhere, throughout history and around the globe. And starting from this premise – that cattle farming and the cooking and eating of beef can be found in virtually all countries in the world – in <i>Beef</i> Lorna Piatti-Farnell ...

ISBN: 9781780230818

Binding: Hardback

$24.99

Behind Glass Doors

The World of Australian Advertising Agencies 1959-1989

by Robert Crawford

<p> <p>The hours were demanding but the pay was good. And the boozy lunches were even better. Australia’s advertising agencies enjoyed their reputation as a glamorous and fun place to work. Not surprisingly, many of the nation’s brightest and ...

ISBN: 9781742586670

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

Behind The Beautiful Forevers

Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity

by Katherine Boo

Annawadi is a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport, and as India starts to prosper, Annawadians are electric with hope. Abdul, a reflective and enterprising Muslim teenager, sees “a fortune beyond ...

ISBN: 9781743178171

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$49.95

Behind The Beautiful Forevers

Life, Death and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity

by Katherine Boo

Annawadi is a makeshift settlement in the shadow of luxury hotels near the Mumbai airport, and as India starts to prosper, Annawadians are electric with hope. Abdul, a reflective and enterprising Muslim teenager, sees “a fortune beyond ...

ISBN: 9781743178188

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$44.95

Being Gorgeous: Feminism, Sexuality and the Pleasures of the Visual

by Jacki Willson

ISBN: 9781780762845

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Being Normal is the Only Way To Be

Adolescent Perspectives on Gender and School

by Wayne Martino

A book for teachers and parents of adolescents. It is colourful, absorbing, illuminating, and – critically – practical. Each chapter draws on the perceptions and writings of teenage boys and girls, and uses these to build a specific knowledge ...

ISBN: 9780868406879

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Belonging: The Story of the Jews 1492-1900

by Simon Schama

<b>SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE</b><b></b><b>SELECTED AS A BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 BY THE <i>DAILY TELEGRAPH</i>, <i>MAIL ON SUNDAY</i> AND <i>OBSERVER</i></b><i>Belonging </i>is a magnificent cultural history abundantly alive with ...

ISBN: 9780099590064

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Belonging: The Story of the Jews 1492-1900

by Simon Schama

<b>SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE</b><b>Selected as a Book of the Year 2017 by the <i>Daily Telegraph</i>, <i>Mail on Sunday</i> and <i>Observer</i></b><b></b> <b>'A glittering gemstone of a book' <i>The Times</i></b>The Jewish story ...

ISBN: 9781847922816

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

Beloved Land: Stories, Struggles, And Secrets From Timor-Leste

by Peake Gordon

At the stroke of midnight on 20 May 2002, the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste became the first new nation of the 21st century. From that moment, those who fought for independence have faced a challenge even bigger than shaking off Indonesian ...

ISBN: 9781922070685

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Beneath Another Sky: A Global Journey into History

by Norman Davies

After decades of writing about European history, Norman Davies embarked upon an extended journey that took him round the world. He aimed to test his powers of observation, but equally to encounter history in a new way. <i>Beneath Another Sky</i>

ISBN: 9780141976983

Binding: Paperback

$29.99