Map 1.- Map 2.- Chronology.- Introduction.- Sovereignty and Self-determination.- The British Response.- The Armed Forces.- Diplomacy and War.- From the Belgrano to San Carlos.- From the Bridgehead to Goose Green.- Victory.- The MOD, the Media and Public Opinion.- War and the State of 'Thatcher's Britain'.- War and the Falklands.- Retrospect.- Conclusion.- Guide to Further Reading.- Bibliography.- Index.
'...very useful and accessible supplementary reading, much superior to Freedman for student use.' - Professor Keith Jeffrey, The Queen's University, UK
D. GEORGE BOYCE holds a Personal Chair in the Department of Politics and International Relations at the University of Wales, Swansea, UK. He has written on political violence, the media, decolonisation, and Anglo-Irish relations.