The car has totally changed our society. Bryan Appleyard is just the writer to get to the heart of this phenomenon.
As cars undergo their latest electro-smart evolution, Bryan Appleyard's extraordinary cultural history of them explains how they changed our everyday experience. This is a brilliantly written and thoughtful account of the machines which made our lives recognisably modern.
An entertaining and superbly researched story about the industrial age's most astonishing and enchanting creation.
Very few people could do justice to this extraordinary story - and with this book Bryan Appleyard sets the bar impossibly high for anyone else.