James May's Magnificent Machines - James May, Phil Dolling

James May rambles through a profound century of life-changing inventions with interesting observations and no small amount of humour. Ardent viewers of 'Top Gear' will be aware of the disparaging treatment of May by the other presenters and yet here the 'geeky one' reaches out to those of us with a similar appreciation of man's technical advances, in a terrific homage to human ingenuity.

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