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Sharpe's Prey

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£60.00

Sharpe's Prey

Author: Bernard Cornwell

Price: £60.00

Published by: Harper Collins

Date Available: 23 April 2001

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It is 1807 and Sharpe, back from India and Trafalgar, has joined the newly formed Greenjackets - but his career is in ruins, and his future in the army apparently hopeless. He is rescued from disgrace by General Sir David Baird, an old comrade from India, who needs a 'disposable' man for a mission in Copenhagen. An army is travelling to the Danish capital to enforce British policy, but unless Sharpe can complete the mission against enemies as subtle and clever as any he has ever faced, that army will meet disaster.
 

About the Author

Bernard Cornwell worked for BBC Televsion for seven years, mostly as a producer on the Nationwide programme, before taking charge of the Current Affairs department in Northern Ireland. In 1978 he became editor of Thames Television's Thames at Six. Married to an American, he now lives in the United States.

Additional Information

Cover Type: Hardback

ISBN: 9780002258753

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