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The Mammoth Book of Bob Dylan
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Sean Egan
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-12 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Bob Dylan's impact on popular music has been incalculable. Having transformed staid folk music into a vehicle for coruscating social commentary, he then swept away the romantic platitudes of rock 'n' roll with his searing intellect. From the zeitgeist-encapsulating protest of 'Blowin' in the Wind' to the streetwise venom of
The Mammoth Book of Bob Dylan
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Sean Egan
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-06 - Publisher: Running Press

Bob Dylan transformed not only folk music, but rock 'n' roll as a whole: he brought the intellectualism of folk lyrics to a genre still dominated by romantic conventions. From the phenomenal commercial success of his 1965 epic, gritty single “Like a Rolling Stone” to Time Out of Mind, rock's
The Mammoth Book of Steampunk
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Sean Wallace
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK

An anthology focusing on newer elements of steampunk, one which deconstructs the staples of the genre and expands on them, rather than simply repeating them, with a greater spread both in terms of location and character. This is steampunk with a modern, post-colonial sensibility. Contributors include: Jeff VanderMeer, Caitlín Kiernan,
The Mammoth Book Of Brain Games
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Gareth Moore
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-17 - Publisher: Hachette UK

A fun programme - featuring logic, observation, number and word puzzles, in categories such as reasoning, concentration and speed - that will help to build new brain skills in just a few minutes each day. At the end of each week, a 're-thinking' page features a range of suggestions and
The Mammoth Book of Slasher Movies
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Peter Normanton
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-18 - Publisher: Hachette UK

An engrossing A-Z of over 60 gory years of slasher and splatter movies, from Danny Boyle's 28 Days Later to Lucio Fulci's Zombie Flesh Eaters. Here you will find the low-down on over 250 movies with entries from 23 different countries. The index, which includes every movie mentioned in the