Thomond Park is not just a magnificent stadium. It is also full of tradition, emotion, memories, and a magnificent sense of fair play and good humour. Here its history is traced in a colourful and entertaining style, highlighting great games played and great characters who graced the arena.
Consists of eight essays, which begin with a canoe trip down the River Dee in 2002 and the author's epic round of the Munros in the company of his friend Dave Hughes in 1986. "Terra Ingognita" deals with the Monadliath mountains. "Crofting on the Edge" deals with people the author has encountered who have chosen to live in the remote areas of Scotl
Describing the build-up to England's World Cup triumph, this book presents the story of the journey that began in September 1997 and took the team from the lower ranks of international first-class rugby to the top as World Cup Champions.