The land that lost its heroes the Falklands, the post-war and Alfonsín by Jimmy Burns

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Published by Bloomsbury in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Falkland Islands War, 1982 -- Influence.,
  • Argentina -- Politics and government -- 1983-,
  • Argentina -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Book details

StatementJimmy Burns.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 277p.
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22703243M

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