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on 10 October 2007
This 2007 edition is a reprint of the 2003 book. And it shows. The first half of the book is mainly made up of stories from the past and they are great: interesting and entertaining. The second half deals with contemporary issues: also interesting, but out of date.

I bought, what I thought was a new book and the references to the "proposed" Terminal 5 and "expected" licensing of mini-cabs were confusing until I checked the copyright page. It wouldn't have taken a lot for a decent editor to have checked this and to have brought the book up-to-date. Even an author's addendum would have been appreciated.

Generally the anecdotes and stories are amusing although I've heard some before and they sound like urban myths! Parts of the book are a cabbie's rant but that is too be expected and in my opinion there is nothing like a good rant.
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on 22 October 2011
This book certainly reinforced my view that it takes a very special type of person to be a cabbie. A good down to earth read that is hard not to enjoy.
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on 23 June 2011
Funny book, however you probably need to be a black cab driver or doing the knowledge to fully understand the book completely.
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on 24 February 2014
A well written book, gets you right in the scene a must to read for anyone doing the famous knowledge of london
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on 21 January 2014
Badly written but the idea is there . A bit self congratulatory for my liking and the anecdotes are a bit disjointed .overall an ok read
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on 20 February 2015
Bought as a Christmas present. The recipient said it was a very interesting and funny insight into the London Cabbie.
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on 20 May 2013
Bought this book for my boyfriend who is a London Cabbie, he loves it and he can relate to it !
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on 30 October 2014
put away for Christmas had a quick look through it will be a very good read
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on 1 December 2015
Great condition
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on 11 January 2016
Good.
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