Neal Ascherson, 18 November 1982
Show More Authors take sides on the Falklands edited by Cecil Woolf and Jean Moorcroft Wilson.
Cecil Woolf, 144 pp., £4.95, August 1982, 0 900821 63 9Show More
The Falklands War: The Full Story by the Sunday Times ‘Insight’ Team.
Deutsch and Sphere, 276 pp., £2.50, October 1982, 0 233 97515 2Show More
The Winter War: The Falklands by Patrick Bishop and John Witherow.
Quartet, 153 pp., £2.95, September 1982, 0 7043 3424 0Show More
Iron Britannia: Why Parliament waged its Falklands war by Anthony Barnett.
Allison and Busby, 160 pp., £2.95, November 1982, 0 85031 494 1Show More
Falklands/Malvinas: Whose Crisis? by Martin Honeywell.
Latin American Bureau, 135 pp., £1.95, September 1982, 0 906156 15 7Show More
Los Chicos de la Guerra by Daniel Kon.
Editorial Galerna, Buenos Aires, August 1982Show More
A Message from the Falklands: The Life and Gallant Death of David Tinker, Lieut RN compiled by Hugh Tinker.
Junction, 224 pp., £3.50, November 1982, 0 86245 102 7Show More
“... When they heard that Britain was sending troops to recover the Falklands, many in this country were inclined to laugh. Some farcical anti-climax was expected – Anguilla on a wider stage, with penguins. Events which soon followed, ending with Mrs Thatcher taking the salute at a victory parade, have made it hard to remember why it all at first seemed so comic ...”