This is a type of ammunition used in field and naval guns instead of the more-traditional cannonball.
Harper's Seven-barreled Gun
This weapon is favored by a soldier whose first name is Patrick.
This is a blade or spike that is designed to be attached to the end of a rifle or musket, converting the weapon into a type of spear.
Several types of these are discussed in the novel; indeed, the novel's accurate portrayal of these and their use is one of its most-enjoyable elements.
Teste de Buch
This is a fortress located on the shore of the Bassin d'Arcachon.
This is Sharpe's fine horse during the assault on the ridge near Toulouse.
This is a prepared and strengthened military defensive position.
This is the hereditary home of the Vicomtesse de Seleglise and her husband. The building and estate...
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