Behind The Lions by Jones Stephen Cain Nick English Tom Barnes David
For 125 years the British & Irish Lions have stood out as a peerless emblem in world sport. This unique account of the best from the four Home Nations examines every tour in the Lions' history including the victorious 2013 tour to Hong Kong and Australia told in the players' words. Behind the Lions sees six esteemed rugby writers from across the Home Nations delve to the heart of what it means to be a Lion interviewing a vast array of former and current players to uncover the passion pride and exhilaration experienced when wearing the famous red jersey. It is a tale of heart-break and ecstasy humour and poignancy that is at once inspirational moving and utterly compelling. This is the story of the British & Irish Lions in their own words.