Near fine copy with a slightly pushed top and bottom of the spine and yellowing pages. Appears unread.
A historical novel featuring Lieutenant Richard Sharpe, who, with a detachment of Riflemen, are succumbing to a Napoleonic onslaught and are being forced back to La Coruna in Spain. Faced with overwhelming French numbers, Sharpe's determination is about to be tested to its limit. From the author of THE BLOODY GROUND.