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South Essex is seriously short of men and when Wellington is informed that there are no recruits available, he orders Sharpe to go to England to investigate. When Sharpe and Harper arrive in England, they are informed that there are 700 men waiting for them in Chelmsford, but on arrival, he finds the barracks deserted with no sign of his missing regiment. Later and whilst visiting an old friend, Harper and Sharpe are attacked and deciding to feign death, they assume other identities and enlist…looking to get to the bottom of the mysterious situation.

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