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I Love Lucy Book: Including a Revised, Expanded, and Updated Version of Lucy & Ricky & Fred & Ethel
I Love Lucy Book
Including a Revised, Expanded, and Updated Version of Lucy & Ricky & Fred & Ethel
Paperback      ISBN: 0385190336
Traces the history of the popular comedy series, offers plot summaries for all 179 episodes, and shares behind-the-scenes information about the show
Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street
Street Gang
The Complete History of Sesame Street
Paperback      ISBN: 0143116630
"Davis tracks down every Sesame anecdote and every Sesame personality in his book...Finally, we get to touch Big Bird's feathers." --The New York Times Book Review Sesame Street is the longest-running-and arguably most beloved- children's television program ever created. Today, it reaches some six million preschoolers weekly in the United States and countless others in 140 countries around the world. Street Gang is the compelling, comical, and inspiring story of a media masterpiece and pop-culture landmark. Television reporter and columnist Michael Davis-with the complete participation of Joan Ganz Cooney, one of the show's founders-unveils the idealistic personalities, decades of social and cultural change, stories of compassion and personal sacrifice, and miraculous efforts of writers, producers, directors, and puppeteers that together transformed an empty soundstage into the most recognizable block of real estate in television history.
Serenity Found: More Unauthorized Essays on Joss Whedon's Firefly Universe
Serenity Found
More Unauthorized Essays on Joss Whedon's Firefly Universe
Paperback      ISBN: 1933771216
This follow-up to Finding Serenity takes the examination of Joss Whedon's canceled cult favorite even further, addressing the events of the film Serenity as well as offering even more thought-provoking, fascinating, and far-thinking essays on the Firefly universe. Contributors include actor Nathan Fillion, who played Captain Mal Reynolds, as well as noted science fiction writer Orson Scott Card. Behind-the-scenes details are explored, including why Firefly makes such a good platform for the upcoming Multiverse online game (with an essay written by Multiverse executive producer Corey Bridges), while other essays examine recurring issues from both the series and the movie, such as the Alliance's hatred of science, the role of smart-mouthed women, and the real reason the Firefly universe has no aliens.
Technical Manual: The Next Generation Technical Manual
Technical Manual
The Next Generation Technical Manual
Paperback      ISBN: 0671704273
Offers diagrams and descriptions of the Enterprise, and its command, propulsion, transporter, tactical, and crew support systems
Final Cut Pro 2 for Firewire Dv Editing
Final Cut Pro 2 for Firewire Dv Editing
Paperback      ISBN: 0240804996
Final Cut Pro 2 for FireWire DV Editing…the how and why of independent digital video editing. This guide is a comprehensive introduction to Apple Computer’s Final Cut Pro editing system, and the digital video format in general. It provides relevant information about the format’s specifications, proper configuration of the basic editing system, and professional tipsâ€
Unreality Industry: The Deliberate Manufacturing of Falsehood and What It Is Doing to Our Lives
Unreality Industry
The Deliberate Manufacturing of Falsehood and What It Is Doing to Our Lives
Hardcover      ISBN: 155972014x
Argues that Americans are using entertainment to avoid facing our country's complex problems, and looks at how television is used to create unreality
Antiques Roadshow Primer: The Introductory Guide to Antiques and Collectibles from the Most-Watched Series on Pbs
Antiques Roadshow Primer
The Introductory Guide to Antiques and Collectibles from the Most-Watched Series on Pbs
Paperback      ISBN: 0761116249
An entertaining introduction to American antiques and collectibles based on the popular PBS-television show offers a richly illustrated look at eleven key categories of antiques--including furniture, paintings, silver, jewelry, toys, and porcelain--along with collecting advice, values, and identification tips. Simultaneous. 50,000 first printing.
I Am the New Black
I Am the New Black
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0385527772
The comedic actor known for his work on "Saturday Night Live" and "30 Rock" chronicles his life from his youth in the Coney Island projects and the death of his father to his discovery by Martin Lawrence and Lorne Michaels and his battles with diabetes and alcoholism.
How to Go to Hell
How to Go to Hell
Paperback      ISBN: 0060968796
The author reveals the truth about life, love, work, sex, stress, and more with another episode in the foibles of the "Life in Hell" gang, Binky, Bongo, Akbar, and Jeff
Prime Targets: The Unauthorized Guide to Transformers, Beast Wars and Beast Machines
Prime Targets
The Unauthorized Guide to Transformers, Beast Wars and Beast Machines
Paperback      ISBN: 157032901x
"You'll be an instant expert on all the original Transformers, Beast Wars and Beast Machines shows with this guide in hand... Prime Targets [is] a must-have for anyone whos a Transformers fan!" -- TF ExchangePrime Targets delves into the little-known details and history of the "Transformers," "Beast Wars" and "Beast Machines" TV shows, offering extensive plot summaries, reviews, top 10 lists, a toy checklist, price guide and scads of categories on over 150 TV stories --- plus full coverage on the Transformers comic series. For Transformers fans, there has never been a book like Prime Targets!