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  • Harrier 809

    Harrier 809
    av Rowland White

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780552176354

    Eight thousand miles from home, its fate hinges on just twenty Sea Harriers against the two hundred-strong might of the Argentine Air Force. The odds against them are overwhelming. The MoD's own estimates suggest that half the Harriers will be lost…

  • Yompers: With 45 Commando in the Falklands War

    Yompers: With 45 Commando in the Falklands War
    av Ian R. Gardiner

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473853423

    Called to action on 2 April 1982, the men of 45 Commando Royal Marines assembled from around the world to sail 8,000 miles to recover the Falkland Islands from Argentine invasion. Lacking helicopters and short of food, they 'yomped' in appalling wea…

  • Three Days In June

    Three Days In June
    av James O'Connell

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913183592

    *** 'If you only read one book about the Falklands make sure it's this one.' - Soldier magazine 'An extraordinarily detailed account of the bloodiest battle of the Falklands war.' - Major General Jonathan Shaw CB CBE When 3 Para began their assault…

  • The Falklands Naval Campaign 1982

    The Falklands Naval Campaign 1982
    av Dr Edward Hampshire

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472843012

    The Falklands Conflict was remarkable for many reasons: it was a hard fought, bloody and short conflict between a leading NATO power and one of the most capable armed forces in South America; it demonstrated the capabilities of a range of cutting-ed…

  • 3 Commando Brigade in the Falklands: No Picnic

    3 Commando Brigade in the Falklands: No Picnic
    av Julian Thompson

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844158799

    Major General Julian Thompson first wrote No Picnic when the momentous events of April - June 1982 were fresh in his mind. As Commander of 3 Commando Brigade, he was at the heart of the planning and conduct of the War. Under his direct command had b…

  • Sea Harrier Over The Falklands

    Sea Harrier Over The Falklands
    av Commander Sharkey Ward

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780304355426

    The controversial account of what really happened in the south Atlantic skies

  • Ordeal by Exocet: HMS Glamorgan and the Falklands War 1982

    Ordeal by Exocet: HMS Glamorgan and the Falklands War 1982
    av Ian Inskip

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848321311

    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 first-hand accounts and illustrated with pho…

  • The Battle for the Falklands

    The Battle for the Falklands
    av Max Hastings

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330513630

    The Falklands War was one of the strangest in British history – 28,000 men sent to fight for a tiny relic of empire 8,000 miles from home. At the time, many Britons saw it as a tragic absurdity, but the British victory confirmed the quality of…

  • The Battle for the Falklands

    The Battle for the Falklands
    av Max Hastings, Simon Jenkins, Max Hastings

    Pocket - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393301984

    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

  • Abandon Ship

    Abandon Ship
    av Dr Paul Brown

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472846433

    When Argentinian forces invaded the Falklands in April 1982, the British government responded by despatching a task force to the Atlantic to wrest back control of the islands. The resulting war saw modern weapon systems tested in combat for the firs…

  • A Carrier at Risk

    A Carrier at Risk
    av Mariano Sciaroni

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628705

    The naval warfare of the last few decades appears dominated by operations of fast missile craft and a wide diversity of other minor vessels in so-called ‘littoral warfare’. On the contrary, skills and knowledge about anti-submarine warfa…

  • "Go Find Him and Bring Me Back His Hat"

    "Go Find Him and Bring Me Back His Hat"
    av Mariano Sciaroni

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336394

    When the Task Force of the Royal Navy started its southbound voyage, as the second major act during the Falklands/Malvinas War of 1982, its commanders assessed the Argentine submarines as the biggest threat. Even if limited in total size and scope,…

  • The Unseen Falklands War

    The Unseen Falklands War
    av Nick van der Bijl

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781398101630

    In early April 1982, the UK despatched a Task Force to the South Atlantic to recover the Falkland Islands and South Georgia from occupation by Argentina. A distance of over 8,000 miles, it was the second longest amphibious operation from home base t…

  • SAS: Sea King Down

    SAS: Sea King Down
    av Mark Aston

    Pocket - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405942614

    Pre-order the riveting account of SAS action in the Falklands war 'BRILLIANT. A ROLLERCOASTER OF BLISTERING ACTION, SURVIVAL AND BEHIND-THE-LINES DARING' DAMIEN LEWIS THE BIGGEST SINGLE LOSS OF LIFE FOR THE SAS SINCE WORLD WAR TWO . . . 1982, the B…

  • SAS: Sea King Down

    SAS: Sea King Down
    av Mark Aston

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241400982

    The thrilling, edge-of-your-seat true story of one soldier's Special Forces operations in the Falklands War 'BRILLIANT. A ROLLERCOASTER OF BLISTERING ACTION, SURVIVAL AND BEHIND-THE-LINES DARING' DAMIEN LEWIS 'A GRIPPING UNTOLD STORY OF HEROISM, HAR…

  • Mrs Thatcher's War

    Mrs Thatcher's War

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241536094

  • End of the Earth

    End of the Earth
    av Peter Matthiessen

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780792250593

    The author of The Snow Leopard recounts his voyage through the islands surrounding Antarctica, describing in lavish detail the wildlife he encountered as well as the region itself while sharing additional historical information about the pioneers an…

  • Signals From the Falklands

    Signals From the Falklands
    av John Winton

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473818217

    As John Winton, the best and most authoritative writer on currant naval matters, says in the foreword to this book 'The Navy has never been well known for its flair for publicity....Again and again during the Falklands War it seemed to me that the c…

  • Invasion 1982

    Invasion 1982
    av Graham Bound

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783460472

    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 in…

  • The Company's Island

    The Company's Island
    av Stephen Royle

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845116125

    As English adventurer Francis Drake and his contemporaries opened up seaborne trade with Asia and the East, so dreams of untold wealth fuelled the appetites of European nations. A new form of co-operation arose between governments and entrepreneurs…

  • The Company's Island

    The Company's Island
    av Stephen Royle

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350172395

    As English adventurer Francis Drake and his contemporaries opened up seaborne trade with Asia and the East, so dreams of untold wealth fuelled the appetites of European nations. A new form of co-operation arose between governments and entrepreneurs…

  • 30 Years After

    30 Years After
    av Carine Berberi

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138703285

    Thirty years after the Argentinian invasion of the Falkland Islands, the war remains a source of continued debate and analysis for politicians, historians and military strategists. Not only did the conflict provide a fascinating example of modern ex…

  • 30 Years After

    30 Years After
    av Carine Berberi

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472425003

    Thirty years after the Argentinian invasion of the Falkland Islands, the war remains a source of continued debate and analysis for politicians, historians and military strategists. Not only did the conflict provide a fascinating example of modern ex…

  • MV Norland, Secret Weapon of the Falklands War

    MV Norland, Secret Weapon of the Falklands War
    av Reg Kemp

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780750997126

    In 1982, North Sea ferry MV Norland transported passengers and vehicles between Hull and Rotterdam. Requisitioned as a troop ship to take the 2nd Battalion, Parachute Regiment to the Falklands, the ‘volunteer’ merchant navy crew were tol…

  • Fortress Falklands

    Fortress Falklands
    av Graham Bound

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781594087

    The Falkland Islands sprang to fame in 1982, when Argentine Forces invaded and occupied them. British rule was re-established following an intensely violent war. But, as the 30th anniversary of that conflict approaches, the causes of conflict in the…

  • Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) in the Permo-Carboniferous

    Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) in the Permo-Carboniferous
    av Kate Horan

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319087078

    This book focuses on the sedimentology of the Hells Kitchen Member of the Port Sussex Formation in East Falkland (Isla Soledad, Las Malvinas). It closely examines two sediment cores spanning these formations that were recovered from the Falkland Isl…

  • The British Political Parties and the Falklands War

    The British Political Parties and the Falklands War
    av Domenico Maria Bruni

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230300644

    This book explores and reconstructs how the principal parliamentary parties in Britain confronted and responded to events that unfolded during the Falklands War in the spring of 1982. The author begins by situating the Falklands Crisis within the wi…

  • The Falklands War

    The Falklands War

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367706869

    First published in 1985, The Falklands War was the first comprehensive work of its kind. The book brings together a wealth of work by scholars and practitioners in the fields of diplomacy, military affairs, and international politics and law. It pr…

  • Falklands War

    Falklands War
    av Martin Middlebrook

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848846364

    With the surprise Argentine invasion of the remote Falkland Islands on 2 April 1982, the United Kingdom found itself at war. Due to the resolve of a determined Prime Minister and the resourcefulness of the Armed Forces, a Task Force, codenamed Opera…

  • The Falklands/Malvinas War in the South Atlantic

    The Falklands/Malvinas War in the South Atlantic

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030655655

    This book explores the Falklands War from an Argentinian perspective, taking into consideration three aspects. First, it introduces classified documents after the end of the thirty-year ban. Second, it highlights various conceptual, institutional, a…

  • 5th Infantry Brigade In The Falklands War

    5th Infantry Brigade In The Falklands War
    av Nicholas van der Bijl, David Aldea

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783379682

    For many people it was 3 Commando Brigade, commanded by Major General Julian Thompson, and made up of Royal Marines and Para's that recaptured the Falklands. Yet 5th Infantry Brigade played a key and until now little acknowledged role in this extrao…

  • Secrets of the Conqueror

    Secrets of the Conqueror
    av Stuart Prebble

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780571290338

    HMS Conqueror is Britain's most famous submarine. It is the only sub since World War Two to have sunk an enemy ship. Conqueror's sinking of the Argentine cruiser Belgrano made inevitable an all-out war over the future of the Falkland Islands, and sp…

  • Bomb Alley

    Bomb Alley
    av David Yates

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473812567

    This is the untold story of the Falklands War as experienced by a below-decks seaman on one of the most important ships to be despatched to the South Atlantic. It is a no-holds-barred account as seen through the eyes of a Royal Navy matelot who shar…

  • Napoleon's Doctor

    Napoleon's Doctor
    av Dr. Hubert O'Connor

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847178916

    A fascinating glimpse into the mind of Napoleon in exile – his opinions on love and war, his reflections on the most important events of his life – by one of his closest confidantes In 1815, the young Dublin doctor Barry O’Meara a…

  • Island Base

    Island Base
    av Bob McQueen

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781904445180

    An important piece in the jigsaw of the history of the Falklands War The previously untold story of how Ascension Island was crucial to the success of British operations during the Falklands War. The book spans the length of the Falklands War and te…

  • Forgotten Voices of the Falklands

    Forgotten Voices of the Falklands
    av Hugh McManners

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780091908812

    The Falklands War was a turning point in modern British history. On the one hand, it was what some considered to be the 'last of the great Elizabethan adventures', with the Royal Navy pulling off an incredible feat of maritime warfare, under the mos…

  • The Falklands War

    The Falklands War
    av Ezequiel Mercau

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108483292

    Why did Britain and Argentina go to war over a wintry archipelago that was home to an unprofitable colony? Could the Falklands War, in fact, have been a last-ditch revival of Britain's imperial past? Despite widespread conjecture about the imperial…

  • Terrible Exile

    Terrible Exile
    av Brian Unwin

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780767383

    At its height, the Napoleonic Empire spanned much of mainland Europe. Feted and feared by millions of citizens, Napoleon was the most powerful and famous man of his age. But following his defeat at the Battle of Waterloo the future of the one-time E…

  • Nine Battles to Stanley

    Nine Battles to Stanley
    av Nicholas van der Bijl

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473816770

    Nine Battles to Stanley is a soldiers account of the ground fighting on South Georgia and the Falklands.

What makes this book unique is the fascinating and objective way the author describes the experiences, view points and comparative…

  • Pebble Island

    Pebble Island
    av Jon Cooksey, Francis McKay

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473817104

    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…

  • Down South

    Down South
    av Chris Parry

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241959626

    Down South by Chris Parry - one man's astonishing diary of war in the Falklands 'A gripping account of heroism - and chaos - in the South Atlantic' Mail on Sunday 'Compelling, gripping. A vividly written, thought-provoking and engaging account' The…

  • A Field Guide to the Wildlife of South Georgia

    A Field Guide to the Wildlife of South Georgia
    av Robert Burton

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691156613

    South Georgia is rich in wildlife and spectacular scenery, and it is a prime destination spot on most Antarctic tours. This beautifully illustrated field guide depicts the birds, mammals, insects, flowering plants, and other vegetation found in this…

  • Beyond Endurance: an Epic of Whitehall and the South Atlantic Conflict

    Beyond Endurance: an Epic of Whitehall and the South Atlantic Conflict
    av Nick Barker

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850528794

    The campaign to re-take the Falkland Islands in 1982, was one of the most remarkable episodes in the long history of British overseas adventures. Nearly all the books that have appeared in the ensuing years have dealt with the campaign itself. Nicho…

  • Three Days In June

    Three Days In June
    av James O'Connell

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913183608

  • Falklands War Then and Now

    Falklands War Then and Now

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781870067713

    In 1982, Argentina rashly gambled that a full-scale invasion of the Falklands Islands - ownership of which had been disputed with Great Britain for over a century - would put an end to years of political wrangling. This title lists the casualties of…

  • Falklands Hero

    Falklands Hero
    av Jon Cooksey

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781598085

    At the height of the bitter battle for Mount Longdon during the Falklands War , 3rd Battalion, Parachute Regiment’s assault has stalled in the face of determined resistance. With his platoon held up by an Argentine machine gun, it falls to Ser…

  • Razor's Edge

    Razor's Edge
    av Hugh Bicheno

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780753821862

    The controversial memoir of a top British spy which finally reveals what really went on behind the scenes of the Falklands WarFor five years before the Falklands War, Hugh Bicheno was one of the top British spies in Argentina. As such, he gathered h…

  • H Jones VC

    H Jones VC
    av Sir John Wilsey

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099436690

    This biography, written by the Commander-in-Chief Land Command, is about Falklands War hero H. Jones, whose death in the battle for Darwin had huge significance and was one of the turning points for the whole campaign.

  • Remembering the Falklands War

    Remembering the Falklands War
    av Sarah Maltby

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137556592

    This book offers an empirically informed understanding of how identity and agency become wholly embedded within practices of media-remembering. It draws upon data collected from the British military, the BBC and Falkland Islanders during the 30th An…

  • Sink the Belgrano

    Sink the Belgrano
    av Mike Rossiter

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780552155458

    Commander David Hall, chief engineer of the British nuclear submarine HMS Conqueror received a call giving him the order to 'store for war'. At first he didn't believe it. Argentine forces invaded the Falkland Isles. This title presents the battle o…

  • Exocet Falklands

    Exocet Falklands
    av Ewen Southby-Tailyour

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473835139

    This is a revelatory account of three un-tabulated special forces operations, PLUM DUFF, MIKADO and KETTLEDRUM, that were tasked to destroy Argentina's Exocet missiles during the 1982 Falkland's campaign. In that context alone this book is of intern…

  • A Visitor's Guide to South Georgia

    A Visitor's Guide to South Georgia
    av Sally Poncet

    Spiral - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691156583

    This is the only illustrated guide specifically tailored to the needs of visitors to this remote and captivating part of the world, and it is the ideal book for armchair naturalists. A Visitor's Guide to South Georgia features hundreds of color phot…

  • RAF Harrier Ground Attack: Falklands

    RAF Harrier Ground Attack: Falklands
    av Jerry Pook

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781783031573

    During the Falklands war Jerry Pook, a pilot in No. 1(F) Squadron RAF, flew air interdiction, armed reccon, close-air-support and airfield attack as well as pure photo-reccon missions. Most weapons were delivered from extreme low-level attacks becau…

  • Beyond Endurance

    Beyond Endurance
    av Nick Barker

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781473812376

    An Epic of Whitehall and the South Atlantic Conflict. This is the story of HMS Endurance before, during and after the Falklands conflict.