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The Sharpe Companion The Early Years

Review Ë The Sharpe Companion The Early Years 109 Sary of characters both real and fictionalIllustrations and photographsMaps of every battle and skirmishFull of fascinating historical details thrilling contemporary accounts of actual battles and impeccable research The Sharpe Companion is a must for every student of military history and an essential addition to every Sharpe fan's libra. I love this series and so when I stumbled upon the historical companion to the books I jumped to read it I enjoyed learning some of the historical truths of the series and the minor trivia related to terms and phrases developed because of life back then

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Review Ë The Sharpe Companion The Early Years 109 Named the direct heir to Patrick O'Brian by The Economist Bernard Cornwell is the undisputed master of historical battle fi ction and for than twenty years his Richard Sharpe series has thrilled millions of readers worldwide on both the page and on televisionNow author Mark Adkin a major in the British army has created this indispensable. This book works as an useful companion to the first five Sharpe novels but also as a truly excellent and detailed guide to British army and navy Sharpe also participated to the Battle of TrafalgarThis was an excellent book and I enjoyed it a lot

Review ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub Ð Mark Adkin

Review Ë The Sharpe Companion The Early Years 109 Guide covering Sharpe's early career from his beginnings as an illiterate private fighting on the battlefields of India to his legendary command of the Light CompanyA treasure not only for fans of the series but also for anyone interested innineteenth century warfare The Sharpe Companion includesA chapter devoted to each Sharpe bookGlos. As a fan of the Sharpe novels I found this book fascinating The historical realities are laid out well and cross referred to Bernard Cornwells books Apart from being a fine book in its own right this illustrates just how well Cornwell has written his fictional hero into historyIllustrations and maps are excellent and the writing is clear Well worth a read

  • Paperback
  • 336
  • The Sharpe Companion The Early Years
  • Mark Adkin
  • English
  • 02 October 2018
  • 9780060738143