Sharpe's Trafalgarby Bernard Cornwell
"Fiction - Historical"|
|Year of Publication:||2000|
|Notes:||Subtitle: Spain 1805 - October 21, 1805|
Sharpe sails home from India on an Indiaman which is taken by a French raider then retaken by a British man-o-war captained by Sharpe's friend, Chase, who takes him along. Sharpe has a fling onboard with a Lord's wife. His ship happens to arrive off Spain just as Nelson attacks the combined enemy fleet. Sharpe helps fight it, leading the Marines, and they take the raider that took Sharpe's Indiaman.