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The battle for the Falklands

Author: Max Hastings; Simon Jenkins
Publisher: New York : Norton, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A combination of on-the-spot reporting and an analysis of the political and diplomatic developments traces the curious course and far-reaching effects of the Falkland Islands War.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Max Hastings; Simon Jenkins
ISBN: 0393017613 9780393017618 0393301982 9780393301984
OCLC Number: 9197447
Description: ix, 384 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Forgotten Islands --
The Seventeen Years' War --
Galtieri's Gamble --
The Admiral's Hour --
Task Force --
Haig's Doves --
Ascension to South Georgia --
Failure of a Mission --
A War at Sea --
Clearing the Decks --
Operation Sutton --
San Carlos --
Goose Green --
The Politics of the Land War --
Triumph on Kent, Tragedy at Fitzroy --
The Battle for the Mountains --
Aftermath --
The Falkland Islands Task Force --
The Falklands Honours List --
The Franks Report --
The Falkland Islands --
The Task Force Sails --
The Total Maritime Exclusion Zones --
The Landing at Port San Carlos --
The Two-Pronged Attack towards Port Stanley --
The Battle for Goose Green --
The Battle for Stanley.
Responsibility: Max Hastings and Simon Jenkins.

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A combination of on-the-spot reporting and an analysis of the political and diplomatic developments traces the curious course and far-reaching effects of the Falkland Islands War.

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