The story goes something like this................. Lofty is captured in Korea while part of the Glorius Gloucesters. Declared medicaly unfit to continue military service and is released. Lofty then trains hard and passes selection. Breaks his ankle in a bike accident and has to do it again. Visits arab countries Knocks out a donkey on the way up to some plateou in aden or radfan? A top book that I would like to read again but cannot for the life of me remember the title.