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Sovereignty in dispute : the Falklands/Malvinas, 1493-1982

Author: Fritz L Hoffmann; Olga Mingo Hoffmann
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1984.
Series: Westview special studies on Latin America and the Caribbean.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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SCOTT (Copy 1): From the John Holmes Library Collection.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hoffmann, Fritz L. (Fritz Leo), 1907-
Sovereignty in dispute.
Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1984
(OCoLC)566118963
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fritz L Hoffmann; Olga Mingo Hoffmann
ISBN: 0865316058 9780865316058
OCLC Number: 10183536
Description: xiv, 194 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface --
1. Introduction --
The Falkland archipelago: Las Islas Malvinas --
Land and coastline --
Climate --
Vegetation --
Wildlife --
Economy --
The Falkland Islands Company --
Society --
2. Who discovered the islands? --
Early discoverers and explorers --
Later discoverers and explorers --
3. The Falklands come of age --
European colonial rivalry in the early eighteenth century --
The plot thickens: attempts to destroy Spain's colonial monopoly --
France settles the islands but returns them to Spain --
Britain attempts to settle the islands --
Spain ejects the British from the islands --
Diplomatic crisis over Port Egmont --
War is averted: a King's honor is rescued --
4. British might makes right --
Argentina inherits the islands from Spain --
U.S.-Argentine conflict over the Malvinas --
Britain takes the islands by force --
Argentina protests in vain --
Rejection of Argentine claims against the United States --
5. Britain strengthens its hold on the islands --
Rosas and the islands --
Britain establishes a government in the Falklands --
Sheep take over the islands --
Anglo-Argentine relations improve after 1852 --
6. The pot begins to boil --
Anglo-Argentine relations begin to weaken --
The postage-stamp controversy over the Falklands --
Perón attacks the British economic predominance over Argentina --
The Falklands question in the O.A.S.: the rise of the anticolonialism theme --
7. The Falklands/Malvinas question in the United Nations --
The problem reaches the United Nations --
Resolution 2065 is passed --
Operation Cóndor --
8. Britain and Argentina try bilateral negotiation --
First visit of a high British official to the islands --
Why Lord Chalfont's mission failed --
An agreement on communications and transportation --
9. Negotiations become more difficult --
Britain delays negotation and Argentina becomes impatient --
Oil troubles the water and Argentina becomes more impatient --
The Shackleton mission heightens the conflict. Anglo-Argentine relations continue downhill --
10. Margaret Thatcher takes over --
The year 1979 begins auspiciously --
The leaseback concept is suggested and rejected --
Britain gives up the initiative --
Contingency planning becomes more important --
The New York talks of February 1982 lead nowhere --
11. The Falklands break into world headlines --
The South Georgia question emerges --
The Falkland government tries to halt Davidoff's undertaking --
Argentina challenges Britain in South Georgia --
The South Georgia confrontation leads to war --
Mediation attempts begin immediately, but fail --
12. Epilogue: an evaluation --
The United States and the Falklands/Malvinas conflict --
Britain and the Falklands/Malvinas conflict --
Argentina and the Falklands/Malvinas conflict --
A brief chronology of the Falklands/Malvinas.
Series Title: Westview special studies on Latin America and the Caribbean.
Responsibility: Fritz L. Hoffmann and Olga Mingo Hoffmann.

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SCOTT (Copy 1): From the John Holmes Library Collection.

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