Sharpe's Rifles

The French Invasion of Galicia, January 1809
CD - unabridged
(10 CDs)
Product Number: LCD251
Released: 01 Mar, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780008111922
Narrator(s): Rupert Farley
Publisher: W F Howes
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January, 1809: In the bitter winter, the French are winning the war in Spain, while the British are retreating, with Napoleon’s armies in pursuit. Lieutenant Sharpe and his team of riflemen find themselves cut off from the rest of the army and are surrounded by enemy troops. Help comes in the unlikely form of a Spanish cavalry officer who, unknown to Sharpe, plans to lead a suicidal assault on the holy city of Santiago de Compostela against overwhelming French numbers.

Author(s): Bernard Cornwell
Original Publish Date: 01 Mar, 2015

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eAudio
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Author(s): Bernard Cornwell
Narrator(s): Rupert Farley
Product Number OB1496
Released: 01 Apr, 2015
Business Term: OBOU 7 Years
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9780007593644
MP3 CD
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Author(s): Bernard Cornwell
Narrator(s): Rupert Farley
Product Number MPCD1545
Released: 10 Aug, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: W F Howes
ISBN: #9780008111939

Professional reviews

"‘Sharpe may come to personify the British Army during the Napoleonic Wars in the same way that Horatio Hornblower does the Royal Navy.’ LIBRARY JOURNAL"

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