Legionnaire: The Real Life Story of an Englishman in the French Foreign Legion

Legionnaire: The Real Life Story of an Englishman in the French Foreign Legion

Simon Murray


Simon Murray used to be nineteen while he joined the French overseas Legion. encouraged via the romantic myths of Beau Geste, he came across himself within the ranks of 1 of the world's maximum - and hardest - struggling with forces. He saved a special diary of the not easy residing, harsh self-discipline, and the army culture of 'March or Die' which he become this gripping book.

'Simon Murray's own account of a delicately reared, well-educated British youth's coming of age within the French overseas Legion has the drama, pleasure and color of an excellent guts-and-glory mystery . . . Murray is a skilled storyteller, and his fellow legionnaires and their disciplined and proud Corps are vividly portrayed. i used to be hooked from the 1st page.' Dr Henry Kissinger

'One of the best experience tales in contemporary years.' Chris Patten

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