Battle for the Falklands (2) : Naval Forces by Adrian English

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Published by Osprey Publishing .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • History of other lands,
  • Military - General,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Falklands,
  • History / Military / General,
  • History

Edition Notes

Book details

SeriesMen-At-Arms Series, 134
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8264840M
ISBN 100850454921
ISBN 109780850454925

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At the time, many Britons saw it as a tragic absurdity, but the British victory confirmed the quality of British arms and boosted.

Republished as part of the Pan Military Classics series, The Battle for the Falklands is a vivid chronicle of a call to arms and a thoughtful and informed analysis of an astonishing chapter in the history of our times.

Max Hastings, author of over 20 books, has been editor of the Daily Telegraph and the Evening Standard. He has won many awards. The Falklands War was one of the strangest in British history - 28, men sent to fight for a tiny relic of empire 8, miles from home.

At the time, many Britons saw it as a tragic absurdity, but the British victory confirmed the quality of British arms and boosted.

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During the Falklands conflict, aircraft (both fixed and rotary-wing) were of crucial importance to both sides: in moving reinforcements quickly across the sea and over the islands, in attacking surface vessels, and in providing protection against attacks from both above and below the waves.

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