In chronological order.
'An Ideal for Living: An History of Joy Division'
by Mark Johnson
'Unknown Pleasures and Wayward Distractions'
by Brian Edge
'Shots from the Hip'
by Charles Shaar Murray
Edited by Jon Savage and Jon Wozencroft
'Touching from a Distance: Ian Curtis and Joy Division'
by Deborah Curtis
Faber and Faber
'From Joy Division to New Order: The Factory Story'
by Mick Middles
by Jon Savage
'Gothic: Transmutations of Horror in Late Twentieth Century Art'
by Christoph Grunenberg
Institute of Contemporary Art
Boston/The MIT Press
Also, contamporary articles about the group appeared
in all the british music papers:
'Melody Maker', 'New Musical Express', 'Record Mirror' and 'Sounds'
- and Mancunian media like: 'City Fun', 'New Manchester Review'.