The Land That Lost Its Heroes: The Falklands, the Post-war and Alfonsin - Jimmy BurnsBloomsbury, 1987, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good+ - in Good+ DJ. DJ slightly ruffled at the edges, a little faded and slightly loose. Gently bruised at head, tail and corners. Previous owners inscription to ffep and signature to the head of the title page. Occasional penning to the margins.
Illustrated with B&W photographs. From the cover: “Five years on from the Falklands war, Jimmy Burns is in a unique position to place that historic confrontation in perspective. He was the only full-time British foreign correspondent to remain in Argentina after covering the war. He gives the first detailed account of the military planning of the invasion, exposing not only the hidden motives and nature of Argentina’s military regime, but also the pitifully inadequate reactions of both British diplomacy and intelligence.”
Size: 9½" x 6¼"
Number of Pages: 287
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