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Notes From A Hard Shoulder

Advantages: easy to dip in and out of, will make you laugh.
Disadvantages: will make you want to retire to your shed and dismantle the lawnmower.

Fantastic collection of articles written by James may, especially enjoyed the one where he was a mechanic for the Audi BTCC Team for the weekend. This book is really easy to dip in and out of, as they are little shorts story's (Columns from his Papers ...

Stuart_aspey_woohoo 03.12.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Notes from the Hard Shoulder - James May

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Official Theory Test for motorcycle users

Advantages: easy to read, official exam questions
Disadvantages: none

...To be able to get your motorcycle license you will need to complete the motorcycle theory test. The theory test exam consists of 50 questions of which you will need to get a minimum of 43 questions right. This book lists all the questions you could be ...

moschops123 26.10.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Official Theory Test for Motorcyclists: Valid for Tests Taken from 4th September 2006 (Driving Skills) - Driving Standards Agency

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Know your traffic signs

Advantages: Improves knowledge
Disadvantages: -

The new edition of 'know your traffic signs', published in 2007 is an invaluable 144-page reference book. Not only useful for anyone hoping to pass an advanced driving course, this should be an essential read for anyone learning to drive. It covers basi ...

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Review of Know Your Traffic Signs (Hmso) - Dept.of Transport

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En-Cycle-Pedia

Advantages: Mostly very accessible, Articulate, Full of interesting facts
Disadvantages: Some overly-technical geeky bits, More photos would have been nice

When Roy H Williams wrote, "lives, like money, are spent. What are you buying with yours?", he was clearly having a profound day. This is a question that many of us will struggle to answer coherently, I suspect, but not Robert Penn. Penn is a man with ent ...

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Review of It's All About the Bike: The Pursuit of Happiness On Two Wheels - Robert Penn

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May On Motors

Advantages: A great read filled with short stories or columns.
Disadvantages: you'll want to buy a house in the country and live just like James May

Fantastic collection of articles published in one brilliant book. You don't even have to have the energy to read it in one go, you can put it down and pick it up whenever you want. Read this book if you are British or have any sense that the virtues of Br ...

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Review of May on Motors: On the Road with James May - James May

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