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Sharpe's Triumph: Sharpe Series, Book 2

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Since earning his sergeant's stripes at the bloody siege of Seringapatam, Richard Sharpe has led a peaceful existence. But his easy life meets a brutal end when he is the sole survivor of a murderous attack by a cold-blooded English officer who has defected to join the mercenary forces of the Mahratta confederation in India. Sharpe vows to avenge his comrades, even if he must pursue the turncoat to the ends of the continent. His quest takes him deep into enemy territory, where the accepted rules of engagement have been discarded and ever-shifting loyalties create an environment of dangerous uncertainty. The paths of treachery lead Sharpe's company to join the army of Sir Arthur Wellesley, future Duke of Wellington, to take on the Mahratta horde. Sharpe must survive the carnage to tell the tale of one of the greatest battles of the century.
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9780786197873
9781433269417
9780061751752
9781481598798
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Full title sharpe s triumph
Author cornwell bernard
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From New York Times bestselling author Bernard Cornwell, the second installment in the world-renowned Sharpe series, chronicling the rise of Richard Sharpe, a Private in His Majesty's Army at the siege of Seringapatam.

"The greatest writer of historical adventures today."
—Washington Post

Richard Sharpe. Soldier, hero, rogue—the man you always want on your side. Born in poverty, he joined the army to escape jail and climbed the ranks by sheer brutal courage. He knows no other family than the regiment of the 95th Rifles, whose green jacket he proudly wears.

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subject_facet Audiobooks, Great Britain -- History, Military -- 19th century -- Fiction, India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Fiction, Sharpe, Richard (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, -- Duke of, -- 1769-1852 -- Fiction
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title_short Sharpe's Triumph
title_sub Sharpe Series, Book 2
topic_facet Audiobooks, Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, History, Military, Sharpe, Richard (Fictitious character), Wellington, Arthur Wellesley