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Bernard Cornwell was born in London, England, on February 23, 1944, and came to the United States in 1980. He received a B.A. from the University of London in 1967. Cornwell served as producer of the British Broadcasting Corporation from 1969-1976. After this he was head of current affairs for BBC-TV in Belfast, Northern Ireland. In 1979 he became editor of television news for Thames Television of London. Since 1980 he has been a freelance writer. he lives with his wife on Cape Cod. Cornwell's Sharpe series, adventure stories about a British soldier set in the Peninsula War of 1808-1814, are built on the author's interest in the Duke of Wellington's army. Titles include Sharpe's Rifles, Sharpe's Revenge, Sharpe's Siege, Sharpe's Regiment, and Sharpe's Waterloo. The Last Kingdom series has ten books. Book ten, The Flame Bearer is on the bestsellers list. He has also written other works including Wildtrack, Killer's Wake, Sea Lord, Stormchild, Rebel, Copperhead, and Battle Flag. His title Death of Kings made The New York Times Best Seller List in 2012 and In 2014 his title The Pagan Lord made the list again. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Last Kingdom 4,055 copies, 136 reviews
The Winter King 3,335 copies, 88 reviews
The Pale Horseman 2,627 copies, 65 reviews
The Archer's Tale 2,551 copies, 53 reviews
Lords of the North 2,329 copies, 42 reviews
Agincourt 2,201 copies, 93 reviews
Sharpe's Tiger 2,099 copies, 45 reviews
Enemy of God 2,089 copies, 42 reviews
Excalibur 2,035 copies, 35 reviews
Sword Song: The Battle for London 1,938 copies, 38 reviews
Vagabond 1,853 copies, 31 reviews
Stonehenge 1,776 copies, 49 reviews
Heretic 1,724 copies, 34 reviews
Sharpe's Rifles 1,621 copies, 20 reviews
Sharpe's Eagle 1,581 copies, 25 reviews
Sharpe's Triumph 1,567 copies, 30 reviews
The Burning Land 1,550 copies, 30 reviews
Sharpe's Trafalgar 1,408 copies, 29 reviews
Sharpe's Fortress 1,396 copies, 19 reviews
Sharpe's Gold 1,237 copies, 20 reviews
Sharpe's Prey 1,230 copies, 24 reviews
Sharpe's Havoc 1,184 copies, 17 reviews
Sharpe's Company 1,170 copies, 17 reviews
Death of Kings 1,151 copies, 26 reviews
Sharpe's Waterloo 1,131 copies, 15 reviews
Sharpe's Sword 1,118 copies, 13 reviews
Gallows Thief 1,095 copies, 31 reviews
Sharpe's Escape 1,072 copies, 16 reviews
Sharpe's Battle 1,063 copies, 14 reviews
Sharpe's Enemy 1,056 copies, 9 reviews
Sharpe's Honour 1,002 copies, 6 reviews
Sharpe's Regiment 983 copies, 11 reviews
Sharpe's Siege 982 copies, 6 reviews
Sharpe's Fury 974 copies, 16 reviews
Sharpe's Revenge 970 copies, 9 reviews
Sharpe's Devil 953 copies, 11 reviews
The Pagan Lord 892 copies, 27 reviews
1356 852 copies, 33 reviews
Rebel 824 copies, 17 reviews
The Empty Throne 756 copies, 18 reviews
Warriors of the Storm 653 copies, 13 reviews
The Flame Bearer 591 copies, 13 reviews
Copperhead 559 copies, 5 reviews
The Bloody Ground 494 copies, 5 reviews
Battle Flag 494 copies, 2 reviews
Redcoat 487 copies, 8 reviews
Fools and Mortals: A Novel 412 copies, 22 reviews
War of the Wolf 387 copies, 12 reviews
Sharpe's Skirmish 384 copies, 2 reviews
A Crowning Mercy 325 copies, 7 reviews
Sword of Kings 288 copies, 9 reviews
Fallen Angels 249 copies, 6 reviews
Stormchild 232 copies, 4 reviews
Wildtrack 222 copies, 1 review
War Lord 207 copies, 6 reviews
Sea Lord 203 copies, 4 reviews
Scoundrel 199 copies, 4 reviews
Crackdown 183 copies, 1 review
Sharpe's Story 107 copies, 6 reviews
Vinterkungen 6 copies
Traidor 4 copies
A lázadó 1 copy
A lobogó 1 copy
Strzelcy 1 copy
2003 1 copy
Lieutenant Hornblower (Introduction, some editions) 2,136 copies, 41 reviews
A Ship of the Line (Introduction, some editions) 1,576 copies, 25 reviews
Scaramouche (Introduction, some editions) 1,566 copies, 47 reviews
The Sea-Hawk (Introduction, some editions) 573 copies, 19 reviews
Mr. Midshipman Hornblower / Lieutenant Hornblower / Hornblower and the… (Introduction, some editions) 357 copies, 5 reviews
Longbow: A Social and Military History (Foreword) 175 copies, 5 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Sword and Honour (Introduction) 46 copies, 1 review
A Dorset Rifleman: The Recollections of Benjamin Harris (Foreword, some editions) 26 copies, 1 review
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Spring 1998 (Author "Just a Backwoods Skirmish") 14 copies
The Cruise (Contributor) 13 copies
Livros condensados (Author) 4 copies

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