Marching with Sharpe: What it was like to fight in Wellington’s Army/B. J. Bluth. Harper Collins. Hardcover. First edition 2001. Out of print. Condition: As new. ISBN: 0004145364
Using photographs of original equipment and members of the same re-enactment groups that took part in the television series, this book reveals what it was like to fight in Wellington’s army during the Napoleonic Wars. Created from first-hand written accounts and contemporary military manuals of the time, the remarkable text not only presents the military detail, but also a fascinating insight into all aspects of everyday life for the British soldier during the Peninsular War and leading up to the Battle of Waterloo.