Sharpe's Swordby Bernard Cornwell
"Fiction - Historical"|
|Year of Publication:||1983|
|Notes:||Subtitle: Richard Sharpe and the Salamanca Campaign, June and July 1812|
Sharpe has an affair with the beautiful French spy, Helana, gets shot by her brother Leroux, but recovers in time to turn the tide in the battle of Salamanca. He tracks down Leroux, kills him and takes his sword and recoves the codes stolen from British spy, La Mirador.