Michael Asher has served in the Parachute Regiment and the SAS. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, and has won the Ness Award of the Royal Geographical Society and the Mungo Park Medal of the Royal Scottish Geographical Society for Exploration. All four of his Death or Glory novels are available from Penguin in paperback and ebook.
"A staggering achievement. Asher has delivered a scintillating tale of a period of history that deserves to be remembered." "G""uardian"" "It is hard to see how this bloody conflict could be more conclusively and convincingly told." "Sunday Times"" "This is the most complete picture of the Sudanese campaigns that has yet been published . . . a vigorous and engrossing narrative." "Telegraph""