Featuring the character of the newly-promoted Lieutenant-Colonel Richard Sharpe, this book describes his exploits at the Battle of Waterloo. Other books by this author include "Sharpe's Honour", "Sharpe's Regiment", "Sharpe's Siege" and "Sharpe's Rifles".
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Bernard Cornwell's Richard Sharpe series takes its hero to the battle of Waterloo--and beyond. Several novels are the basis of a television miniseries. He was born in London and lives in Chatham, Massachusetts.Review:
'Sharpe and his creator are national treasures.' Sunday Telegraph 'Bernard Cornwell is a literary miracle. Year after year, hail, rain, snow, war and political upheavals fail to prevent him from producing the most entertaining and readable historical novels of his generation.' Daily Mail 'Cornwell's narration is quite masterly and supremely well-researched.' Observer 'The best battle scenes of any writer I,ve ever read, past or present. Cornwell really makes history come alive., George R.R. Martin
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Book Description 1991-05-09., 1991. Book Condition: New. HarperCollins. New edition. Paperback. Book: VERY GOOD. 448pp. . Bookseller Inventory # NF-1748772
Book Description 1991-05-09., 1991. Book Condition: New. HarperCollins. New edition. Paperback. Book: GOOD. 448pp. . Bookseller Inventory # NF-1744016