Sharpe is tasked to protect the most important spy in Lord Wellington's network, but domestic issues, a traumatized young girl, and possible French spies all threaten his success.
Did You Know?
Father Patrick Curtis was a real person, born in 1740 in Ireland. He served as rector of the Irish College in Salamanca, along with the University of Salamanca, where he was known as Don Patricio Cortés. For his services to the British Intelligence in Spain, he received a pension upon returning to Ireland, and served as Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland from 1819 until his death in 1832. See more
[watching over a British soldier who is dying of his wounds
Die easy boy. Don't delay: do it now.
Followed by Sharpe's Peril
Haste to the Wedding
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