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Sharpe's Fury

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Sharpe's Fury

Richard Sharpe and the Battle of Barrosa, March 1811

By Bernard Cornwell

Harper Paperbacks, Paperback, 9780060561567, 337pp.

Publication Date: March 19, 2013

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Be prepared for scenes of great action & heroics

-I had a word with Sergeant Nolan, so I did, and said you weren't entirely bad unless you were crossed, and then you
were a proper devil. And I told him you had an Irish father, which might be true, might it not?-
-So I'm one of you now, am I?- Sharpe asked, amused.
-Oh no, sir, you're not handsome enough.-

Richard Sharpe

Soldier, hero, rogue--the man you always want on your side. Born in poverty, he joined the army to escape jail and climbed the ranks by sheer brutal courage. He knows no other family than the regiment of the 95th Rifles, whose green jacket he proudly wears.



Praise For Sharpe's Fury

“Immensely entertaining.”
-Wall Street Journal

“If you love historical drama, then look no further.”
-Boston Globe

“Great fun.”
-Kirkus Reviews

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