MUD, BLOOD AND POPPYCOCK has reprinted seven times in paperback. A brilliant new history that challenges popular views of the war. 'Well worth reading' Sunday Times 'This story has been told many times before but it gains substantially from this retelling of it...brilliantly described and lucidly explained. Corrigan also peppers his narrative with an engrossing array of military knowledge' Spectator
The author was commissioned from the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst in 1962 and retired from the Brigade of Gurkhas in 1998. A member of the British Commission for Military History and a Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society, he speaks fluent Nepali and is a keen horseman.