This is our story of fifty fantastic years. We started out as a blues band playing the clubs and more recently we've filled the largest stadiums in the world with the kind of show that none of us could have imagined all those years ago. Curated by us it features the very best photographs and ephemera from and beyond our archives." (Mick Keith Charlie & Ronnie). On Thursday 12 July 1962 the Rolling Stones went on stage at the Marquee Club in London's Oxford Street. In the intervening fifty years the Stones have performed live in front of more people than any band...ever. They've played the smallest blues clubs and some of the biggest stadium tours of all time. They've had No.1 singles and albums in every country that has a popular music chart and have helped define global popular culture. A phenomenal half-century later they now look back at their astounding career. Curated introduced and narrated by the band themselves "The Rolling Stones 50" is the only officially authorized book to celebrate this milestone. With privileged access to a wealth of unseen and rare material it is packed with superb reportage photography contact sheets negative strips out-takes and so much more from every period in the bands history. With more than 1 000 illustrations it also features some of the most rare and interesting Stones memorabilia in existence: international posters draft record cover art bubblegum cards jigsaws and other previously unpublished treasures specially photographed for this volume. Additional contributions by photography legends Gered Mankowitz Jean-Marie Perier Dezo Hoffmann Michael Cooper Terry ONeill Bent Rej Philip Townsend and many others make this the definitive book to celebrate fifty years of the Rolling Stones. From Mick Keith Charlie and Ronnie here is one spectacular thank you to their fans all over the world."
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A great adventure begins when Jack swaps his cow for six magic beans that grow to the land of the clouds! A vibrant retelling of a timeless story, accompanied by a story CD.
Collins Easy Learning Grammar is an accessible guide to English grammar and punctuation. With clear concise explanations on everything from adverbs to word order and from apostrophes to semicolons this book is indispensable for understanding correct usage. Collins Easy Learning Grammar is a uniquely helpful guide to all areas of English grammar and punctuation providing clear guidance through the intricacies of the English language. Each grammatical and punctuation point is clearly described in a user-friendly format that combines explanations with examples from modern English.
This magnificent biography of Henry VIII is set against the cultural social and political background of his court - the most spectacular court ever seen in England - and the splendour of his many sumptuous palaces. An entertaining narrative packed with colourful description and a wealth of anecdotal evidence but a comprehensive analytical study of the development of both monarch and court during a crucial period in English history. As well as challenging some recent theories it offers controversial new conclusions based on contemporary evidence that has until now been overlooked. This is a triumph of historical writing which will appeal equally to the general reader and the serious historian.
Improve your students’ German skills with this German poster pack. The pack includes three giant (A0 size) classroom posters. Posters included: * Food Around the Clock * Famous Faces from Germany * Explore Berlin #elt17