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The Replacements All over but the shouting A fantastic read.

Advantages: Detailed history of the band
Disadvantages: a few bits quite hard to get into

I recently found this book in a local charity book and i thought i would give it a go as i didn't really know that much about this awesome band except for owning their amazing album pleased to meet me released in 1987 their one big studio release with whi ...

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Review of The Replacements - Jim Walsh

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KEEPING THE BRITISH END UP

Advantages: a nice companion to the series
Disadvantages: too personalised in some places

The thing about the Carry On Companion is that it is the best way for any self assuming CArry ON fan to really enjoy the series. Written by Robert Ross, who himself is a self confessed CArry ON a holic, it is a witty, detailed and familiar account of the ...

r-rackham 25.06.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The ' Carry On' Companion - Robert Ross

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Carry On Heaven

Advantages: Everything you'd ever want to know about the Carry Ons in one book
Disadvantages: None

...Jack Douglas called it 'the Carry On Bible' and he's not wrong. The Carry On Companion contains more or less everything you'd ever need to know about the Carry Ons - and not just the films. Did you know there was a television series called Carry On Lau ...

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Review of The ' Carry On' Companion - Robert Ross

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A must for all Carry On Fans

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...is a book that is a must for all 'Carry On' fans. Written by a fan you can tell that the author Robert Ross has really done his homework when researching for this book. With detailed reviews of each film and comments from the stars this is a good rea ...

CarryOnBecky 28.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of The ' Carry On' Companion - Robert Ross

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A worthy companion

Advantages: Comprehensive, good reference material
Disadvantages: Expensive

The first 'Oxford Companion to English Literature' was published in 1932 under the editorial direction of Sir Paul Harvey (no relation the American radio commentator). Half a century and five editions later, this is still a standard, authoritative referen ...

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Review of The Oxford Companion to English Literature - Margaret Drabble (Editor)

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