Category : Assaye, Battle of, Assaye, India, 1803
Languages : en
Pages : 384
Read and Download Bernard Cornwell book Sharpe s Triumph in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TSharpe s Triumph. This book was released on 2011 with total page 384 pages. Book excerpt: Sergeant Richard Sharpe witnesses a murderous act of treachery by an English officer who has defected from the East India Company to join the Mahratta Confederation. In the hunt for the renegade Englishman, Sharpe penetrates deep into enemy territory where he is followed relentlessly by his worst enemy, Sergeant Obadiah Hakeswill.The paths of treachery all lead to the small village of Assaye where Sir Arthur Wellesley, with a diminished British army, faces the Mahratta horde. Outnumbered and outgunned, Wellesley plunges his men into the white heat of battle. A battle that will make his reputation, and possibly Sharpe's too.