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Battle for the Falklands (2) : Naval Forces - Adrian;Watts,Anthony English

Battle for the Falklands (2)

Naval Forces

Paperback Published: 20th May 2012
ISBN: 9780850454925
Number Of Pages: 48

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In the early hours of the chilly late-autumn morning, April 2 1982, substantial forces of Argentine Marines, with heavy naval and air support, had invaded the Falkland islands, quickly and almost bloodlessly overwhelming a token garrison of Royal Marines. The following day Argentine forces also invaded the Falklands dependency of South Georgia, forcing the garrison of just 22 Royal Marines to surrender - though not before they had inflicted disproportionately heavy losses on their attackers. In this companion to Men-at-Arms 133 & 135 Adrian English and Anthony Watts examine the naval forces of both sides who fought in the battle for the Falklands.

Introduction . The Invasion . The Opposing Forces . The Campaign . Summary and Conclusions

ISBN: 9780850454925
ISBN-10: 0850454921
Series: Men-at-arms : Book 2
Audience: BAU
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 48
Published: 20th May 2012
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 24.7 x 18.3  x 0.4
Weight (kg): 0.19
Edition Number: 1