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Sharpe's Escape (Mass Market Paperback)

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Description


Only two obstacles stand between Napoleon's mighty army and its seemingly certain conquest of Portugal: a land wasted and stripped of food at Wellington's orders . . . and Captain Richard Sharpe. But perils from within and without threaten the bold captain of the Light Company -- the hatred and incompetence of a superior officer, the vicious treachery of a false ally, and the overwhelming numbers of a fierce, determined enemy -- combining to make Sharpe's escape a near impossibility.

Praise For…


“Sharpe aficionados will rejoice....With fully fleshed-out characters and keen human insight, Cornwell just keeps getting better.”
-Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“Highly recommended ... A worthy entry in the Sharpe series, this book will be eagerly anticipated by Cornwell’s many readers.”
-Library Journal

“Perhaps the greatest writer of historical adventure novels today.”
-Washington Post

“Richard Sharpe has the most astounding knack for finding himself where the action is…and adding considerably to it.”
-Wall Street Journal

“Presents to the contemporary reader an important part of history that Americans know little about.”
-Los Angeles Times

“Prepare to have your buckles swashed.”
-People

“An altogether rousing tale of revenge and derring-do....Cornwell’s cinematically detailed battle pieces [are] literal tours de force.”
-Michael Dirda in The Washington Post

Product Details
ISBN: 9780060560959
Publisher: HarperTorch
Publication Date: April 1st, 2005
Pages: 480