I Know You Got Soul (Paperback)
  • I Know You Got Soul (Paperback)
zoom

I Know You Got Soul (Paperback)

(author)
4 Reviews Sign in to write a review
£9.99
Paperback 288 Pages / Published: 25/05/2006
  • In stock

Available

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

In I Know You Got Soul, Jeremy Clarkson writes about the machines that he believes have 'soul'.

It will come as no surprise to anyone that Jeremy Clarkson loves machines. But it's not just any old bucket of blots, cogs and bearings that rings his bell. In fact, he's scoured the length and breadth of the land, plunged into the oceans and taken to the skies in search of machines with that elusive certain something.

And along the way he's discovered:

* The safest place to be in the event of nuclear war
* Who would win if Superman, James Bond and The Terminator had a fight
* The stupidest person he's ever met
* What an old Cornish institution called Arthur has to do with 0898
chat lines
* And how Jean Claude Van Damme might get eaten by a lion . . .

In I Know You Got Soul, Jeremy Clarkson tells stories of the geniuses, innovators and crackpots who put the ghost in the machine. From Brunel's SS Great Britain to the awesome Blackbird spy-plane and from the woeful - but inspiring - Graf Zeppelin to Han Solo's Millennium Falcon, they can't help but love them in return.

Praise for Jeremy Clarkson:
'Brilliant . . . laugh-out-loud' Daily Telegraph
'Outrageously funny . . . will have you in stitches' Time Out
'Very funny . . . I cracked up laughing on the tube' Evening Standard

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780141022925
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 202 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 17 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
Brilliant...laugh-out-loud * Daily Telegraph *
Outrageously funny...will have you in stitches * Time Out *
Very funny...I cracked up laughing on the tube * Evening Standard *

You may also be interested in...

London Underground By Design
Added to basket
Narrow Dog To Carcassonne
Added to basket
Spitfire
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
A Night to Remember
Added to basket
The Motorbike Book
Added to basket
DK
£25.00
Hardback
Eleven Minutes Late
Added to basket
Adrift In Caledonia
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Narrow Dog to Wigan Pier
Added to basket
Why Do Shepherds Need a Bush?
Added to basket
Deep Sea and Foreign Going
Added to basket
St Pancras Station
Added to basket
Down To The Sea In Ships
Added to basket
Spitfire Manual 1940
Added to basket
Sons of Thunder
Added to basket
£11.99
Paperback

“I Know You Got Soul”

Loved this book Clarkson goes on about Engineering and machines with soul even if they have faults people still love them.

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 12

“If you like Clarkson, you'll love it.”

I'm a fan of J.C, so I loved this.

Clarkson conveys his obvious passion for what his subject matter and he writes so well.

Love Clarkson, love the book!

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 10

“I Know You Got Soul”

It's So Gurrd .

Paperback edition
Helpful? Upvote 10

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.