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Razor’s Edge: The Unofficial History of the Falklands War by Hugh Bicheno (Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 2006)

, Amphibious Assault Falklands: The Battle of San Carlos Water by Michael Clapp and Ewen Southby-Tailyour (Pen and Sword Military paperback, 2007)

The Official History of the Falklands Campaign, Vol I+II by Lawrence Freedman (Routledge, 2005)

The Battle for the Falklands by Max Hastings and Simon Jenkins (Michael Joseph, 1983)

The Falklands War 1982 by Martin Middlebrook (Penguin Classic Military History, 2001)

The Fight for the Malvinas: the Argentine Forces in the Falklands War (Viking, 1989)

3 Commando Brigade in the Falklands: No Picnic by Julian Thompson (Pen and Sword, 2007)

One Hundred Days by Sandy Woodward (Harper Collins, 2003)

About the author

Major-General Julian Thompson commanded 3rd Commando Brigade, which led the British landings during the Falklands Conflict. He is now a visiting Professor in War Studies at King’s College London, Chairman of a security company SES Strategies Ltd, a Director of MDA Publishing, and is a consultant with a company that specialises in support operations in remote areas, especially in the field of oil and mineral exploration, and in mineclearing.


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