By Iain Gale
'Man of Honour' is the 1st in a gorgeous new sequence from revered army historian, Iain Gale, ideal for all enthusiasts of Sharpe. Meet Lieutenant Jack metal -- gentleman, soldier, hero. higher Bavaria, 1704. The British military, effective, unbeaten because the Peninsula warfare, stands proudly to realization, able to struggle for honour and glory. Their enemy is Louis XIV of France, a megalomaniac cause on owning all Europe. between this proud workforce of guys stands Lieutenant Jack metal, sought after by means of his males, the best infantry in Queen Anne's military. a lot praised for his braveness, his power, and his loyalty, metal has come to the eye of his Commander in leader, the Duke of Marlborough. Tasked with rescuing a letter whose debatable contents might smash Marlborough, metal leads his males in the course of the conflict of Blenheim, risking dying and destruction within the struggle for one more man's honour. And alongside the way in which he's continually threatened from inside of via the mellifluous significant Jennings, reason on destroying metal and all he stands for. the 1st in a gorgeous new sequence that includes Jack metal, guy of Honour is old event excellent for all fanatics of Bernard Cornwell's Sharpe.