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Sharpe's siege : Richard Sharpe and the Winter Campaign, 1814

Author: Bernard Cornwell
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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In 1814, the Napoleonic Wars rage on as Britain invades France. Gearing up for a long and bitter winter campaign, Major Richard Sharpe and his company are unwittingly used as diversionary pawns. Faced with taking a French fortress while simultaneously dealing with American mercenaries, Sharpe butts heads with the bungling Captain Horace Bampfylde.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Military history
War stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Cornwell
ISBN: 0670808660 9780670808663
OCLC Number: 14413840
Description: 319 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Bernard Cornwell.

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In 1814, the Napoleonic Wars rage on as Britain invades France. Gearing up for a long and bitter winter campaign, Major Richard Sharpe and his company are unwittingly used as diversionary pawns. Faced with taking a French fortress while simultaneously dealing with American mercenaries, Sharpe butts heads with the bungling Captain Horace Bampfylde.

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