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Falkland Islands

  • The Falklands Conflict Twenty Years Onby Stephen Badsey; Mark Grove; Rob Havers

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 57.95

    A fascinating new insight into the Falklands Conflict, covering every aspect of its origins and the political and diplomatic response to the Argentinean action as well as illuminating accounts of the military action to retake the islands, at every level of command. In June 2002, exactly twenty years after the cessation of hostilities between Britain... more...

  • The Falkland Islands as an International Problem (Routledge Revivals)by Peter J. Beck

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    Although the Falklands War of 1982 had a decisive outcome in respect to the restoration of British control, it failed to resolve the basic cause of the war: the Anglo-Argentine dispute over sovereignty. Relations between the two countries remain unstable, whilst a series of events throughout the past three decades have emphasised the sensitive and... more...

  • Invasion 1982by Graham Bound

    Pen and Sword 2007; US$ 5.99

    Falkland Islanders were the first British people to come under enemy occupation since the Channel Islanders during the Second World War. This book tells how islanders' warnings were ignored in London, how their slim defenses gave way to a massive invasion, and how they survived occupation.While some established a cautiously pragmatic modus vivendi... more...

  • The Falklands Warby D.G. Boyce

    Palgrave Macmillan Ltd. 2005; US$ 105.00

    This book traces the interaction of war and diplomacy and analyses why the Falklands conflict of 1982 engaged the British and Argentine people in a deeply personal way. It also examines the interpretation of the war in Britain, revealing how the war - a successful one - was seen by its critics as an example of 'Thatcher's Britain'. This 'small war'... more...

  • Forward into Hellby Vince Bramley

    John Blake Publishing 2011; US$ 7.28

    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...

  • Two Sides of Hell - They Spent Weeks Killing Each Other, Now Soldiers From Both Sides of The Falklands War Tell Their Storyby Vince Bramley

    John Blake Publishing 2009; US$ 7.28

    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...

  • The Royal Navy and Falklands Warby David Brown

    Pen and Sword 1987; US$ 7.99

    Soldiers and journalists alike wasted no time in telling the story of the campaign to recapture the Falkland Islands after the Argentinian invasion in April, 1982. Almost without exception, however, they are concerned largely on the role of the Army, for it was the part they played which particularly fired the public imagination, and it may be said... more...

  • 3 Para Mount Longdonby Jon Cooksey

    Pen and Sword 2004; US$ 7.99

    This, the first in a new series on Special Operations, tells the story of 3 Para and the often-neglected struggle for Mount Longdon. It was a battle which tested the discipline, comradeship and professionalism of the Paras to the limit; it was a battle which witnessed another posthumous VC; it turned out to be the bloodiest battle of the entire Falklands... more...

  • Pebble Islandby Jon Cooksey; Francis McKay

    Pen and Sword 2007; US$ 8.99

    In the early hours of 15 May 1982, three Sea King helicopters carrying 42 men of 22 SAS Regiment and attachments, lifted off from the carrier HMS Hermes and headed towards the remote Pebble Island on the north coast of West Falkland. Their task? To destroy the Argentinian Pucara aircraft stationed on the grassy airstrip above the isolated Pebble Island... more...

  • Memories of the Falklandsby Iain Dale

    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...