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- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95
Drawing on a vast range of previously classified government archives as well as interviews with key participants, this first volume of the official history of the Falklands Campaign is the most authoritative account of the origins of the 1982 war. In the first chapters the author analyzes the long history of the dispute between Argentina and Britain... more...
- Aurum Press 2012; US$ 26.25
A Very Strange Way to Go to War tells the astonishing story of the ?Great White Whale?, the luxury ocean liner turned troopship, which was diverted from the Med to the heart of the Falklands war. Thirty years ago, after Argentina had invaded the Falkland Islands, a Task Force sailed from Southampton. On it was one of Britain?s two flagship ocean... more...
- Pen and Sword 2012; US$ 7.69
HMS Glamorgan was in the thick of the fighting throughout the war. Her role for most of the time was that of an expendable escort and she became the only ship to survive an Exocet hit. Incorporating vivid firsthand accounts and illustrated with photographs, the book also portrays the daily life of an escort under wartime conditions and describes only... more...
- Biteback Publishing 2012; US$ 18.94
Thirty years after the Falklands War, those deeply affected by its horrors and its glories ? islanders, soldiers, politicians ? pool their most vivid memories to produce a poignant and graphic reminder of the Argentinian occupation of the islands and their liberation by the British Task Force. Contributors include Sir Rex Hunt, Governor of the Falklands... more...
- The History Press 2011; US$ 7.28
In 1982, 8,000 miles from home, in a harsh environment and without the newest and most sophisticated equipment, the numerically inferior British Task Force defeated the Argentinian forces occupying the Falkland Islands and recaptured this far-flung outpost of what was once an empire. It was a much-needed triumph for Margaret Thatcher's government... more...
- John Blake 2011; US$ 9.99
Written by a soldier from the ranks, this book is a candid account of the bloody battle for Mount Langdon during the Falklands War. Vincent Bramley describes in shocking detail the 12 hours of brutal man-to-man combat that it took before the Third Battalion Parachute Regiment were able to take the mountain from the Argentine forces. He exposes the... more...
- Pen and Sword 2011; US$ 7.69
During the Falklands war Jerry Pook, a pilot in No. 1(F) Squadron RAF, flew air interdiction, armed recce, close-air-support and airfield attack as well as pure photo-recce missions. Most weapons were delivered from extreme low-level attacks because of the lack of navigation aids and the absence of Smart weapons. The only way he could achieve results... more...
- John Blake Publishing 2011; US$ 8.47
Forward Into Hell, written by a soldier from the ranks, is a candid account of the bloody battle for Mount Longdon during the Falklands War. Vincent Bramley describes in shocking detail the 12 hours of brutal man-to-man combat that it took before the Third Battalion Parachute Regiment were able to take the mountain from the Argentine forces. He exposes... more...
- John Blake 2010; US$ 9.99
The unique and harrowing account of the most destructive battle of the Falklands War as seen through the eyes of eight ordinary Argentinian soldiers from the seventh infantry regiment and five British paratroopers. Vincent Bramley was a Lance-Corporal and gives a unique and chilling perspective on the horrors of battle. This is a testament to... more...
Two Sides of Hell - They Spent Weeks Killing Each Other, Now Soldiers From Both Sides of The Falklands War Tell Their StoryJohn Blake Publishing 2009; US$ 10.18
The unique and harrowing account of the bloodiest battle of the Falkland War ? the 1982 battle for Mount Longdon, as seen through the eyes of eight ordinary Argentine soldiers from the Seventh Infantry Regiment and five British paratroopers. more...