Hard Man

Ian Hamilton

  • Walk Don’t Walk The Camp From Scenes Like These by Gordon Williams
    Allison and Busby, 264 pp, £6.50, April 1980, ISBN 0 85031 309 0

Gordon Williams, formerly Gordon M. Williams: born 1934, educated at the John Neilson Institution in Paisley. Worked in Scotland as a farm labourer and newspaper reporter before undergoing National Service in Germany with the RAF. Has worked as a novelist for 16 years, based mainly in Soho but with a spell of rural isolation on the edge of Dartmoor. Two of his novels have been filmed, one of them netting big money. Hobbies: drinking, day-dreaming (Scottish style) and soccer …

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