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Jeremy Charles Robert Clarkson is an English broadcaster, journalist and writer who specialises in motoring. He is best known for co-presenting the motoring programmes Top Gear, from 2002 until 2015, and The Grand Tour alongside Richard Hammond and James May.
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Losing the Battle, Winning the War
How we can all defy the odds we're given
Ben Parkinson - Apr 29, 2021
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In September 2006, Lance Bombardier Ben Parkinson was travelling through Helmand Province when his armoured Land Rover hit a mine. He suffered 37 injuries in all, including losing both legs, breaking his pelvis and spine, and suffering brain damage. For this he has become known as the most injured soldier to survive the Afghanistan/Iraq conflicts.A...
Jeremy Clarkson
Apr 30, 2021
A great and inspiring book from Doncaster’s bravest son. Read it in a day.      source
A Brief History of How We F*cked It All Up
Tom Phillips - May 07, 2019 (first published in 2018)
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*NOW AN INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER*A Toronto Star Bestselling Book of the YearWitty and entertaining.Sarah KnightLaugh-out-loud.Steve BrusatteAN EXHILARATING JOURNEY THROUGH THE MOST CREATIVE AND CATASTROPHIC F*CK-UPS OF HUMAN HISTORYModern humans have come a long way in the seventy thousand years theyve walked the earth. Art, science, culture, trade...
Jeremy Clarkson
Aug 23, 2019
This book is brilliant. Utterly utterly brilliant. Apart from the epilogue which is idiotic.      source
In Search of Genghis Khan
Timothy Severin - Apr 01, 1992 (first published in 1991)
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Retraces the tracks of Genghis Khan's horde as they established history's largest empire, tells of the legends surrounding the Great Khan's life, and explains how Mongolian culture has changed little since the Middle Ages....
Jeremy Clarkson
Apr 08, 2019
@wyodog Tim Severin. In search of Ghengis Khan. A very good book.      source
A Novel of the Vietnam War
Karl Marlantes - May 10, 2011 (first published in 2009)
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Winner of the 2010 Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel PrizeIntense, powerful, and compelling, Matterhorn is an epic war novel in the tradition of Norman Mailer's The Naked and the Dead and James Jones's The Thin Red Line. It is the timeless story of a young Marine lieutenant, Waino Mellas, and his comrades in Bravo Company, who are dropped into the mounta...
Jeremy Clarkson
Apr 10, 2012
If Matterhorn is not the best book ever written, what is?      source