Sharpe’s Fury : Richard Sharpe Novels

  • by Bernard Cornwell
  • Narrated by Steven Crossley
  • Series: Richard Sharpe Novels
  • 11 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Richard Sharpe, the former private in His Majesty’s army who now commands a company of riflemen, finds himself fighting his old enemies, the French, in 1811.
Sharpe has been sent by Wellington on a mission to Cádiz, now the capital of Spain, to rescue the British ambassador - who happens to be Wellington’s brother - from a spot of undiplomatic trouble. The city has been blockaded by the French but is supported by the British from the sea. It contains a rare mix of pro- and anti-British citizens, diplomats, courtiers, adventurers, and spies. Sharpe’s mission - complicated, undercover, and political - turns out to be completely different from the one on which he was sent. It brings him through the besieging enemy army to triumph in the Battle of Barrosa, where the British, deserted by their allies, defeat an overwhelmingly stronger French force.


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Customer Reviews

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An all out adventure on the battlefield and off

Would you consider the audio edition of Sharpe’s Fury to be better than the print version?

Only have time for audio, it is great book very good read

Which character – as performed by Steven Crossley – was your favorite?

Mr Crossley did them all very well,a great reader brings each character to life

Any additional comments?

Another great adventure and very informative action supense and mystery

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- Dennis "Currently a local truck driver who has hours to listen to my audio books. I am hooked, some of my fellow drivers enjoy them also"

A fun read

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

The battle scenes at the end were powerfully written. One can feel the amazing feat of arms and the accomplishment of the British

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- Thomas W. Gleason "Tom Gleason"

Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-16-2011
  • Publisher: Recorded Books