Presented in a diary style format and converted into the story of events leading upto and beyond, the robbery. Included is a background to all of the leading characters their lifestyles and their meeting. Coinciding with the robbery, before during and after are also accounts of the iconic events of the 60's, all adding to the background setting. A complete and definitive account of the Great Train Robbery through the eyes of the major players. The account of events was corroborated by Bruce Reynolds' son Nick.