Invasion 1982: The Falkland Islanders Story

Invasion 1982: The Falkland Islanders Story

by Graham Bound


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781473853430
Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Limited
Publication date: 05/24/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Graham Bound was born in the Falklands, and returned there to see for himself the profound ways in which his homeland has changed. He considers what islanders have gained and lost, the challenges they face and why they may soon be at the centre of another South Atlantic crisis.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements ix

Foreword xiii

Chapter 1 The 150-Year Echo 1

Chapter 2 Warning Signals 20

Chapter 3 Battle for Stanley 43

Chapter 4 Waking up to Reality 72

Chapter 5 Good Argie, Bad Argie 88

Chapter 6 Surviving the Siege 104

Chapter 7 Radio Resistance 127

Chapter 8 Goose Green 144

Chapter 9 Local Hero 165

Chapter 10 The Fighting Farmers 179

Chapter 11 "In two hours you will be free" 199

Epilogue 222

Index 229

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