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The Downing Street Years (Autographed)

By Thatcher, Margaret

New York: HarperCollins, 1993. 914pp/illus. SIGNED by AUTHOR and British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher on her proprietary No 10 Downing Street book plate; The Downing Street Years is a brilliant first-hand portrayal of the events and personalities of her years in power. She gives accounts of the great and critical moments of her premiership - the three election victories, the Falklands War, the Miners' Strike, the Brighton Bomb, the Westland Affair, her battles abroad with foreign federalists and at home with faint-hearted or misguided ministers. Clean. Signed by Author. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$395.00

Sovereignty in Dispute : The Falklands-Malvinas, 1493-1982 (Special Studies on Latin America and the Caribbean)

By Hoffmann, Fritz L.; Hoffmann, Olga M

Boulder, CO, U.S.A.: Westview Press, 1984. xiv, 194p. b/w plates, illus., maps, facs., chron., bibl.,. Good overview of Falkland's dispute and events leading up to 1982 warfare. Clean. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.50

The Malvinas, the South Georgias and the South Sandwich Islands, the Conflict With Britain

By DESTEFANI, Laurio H

Buenos Aires, Argentina: EDIPRESS, 1982. 143pp/illus/maps. Clean. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket - Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.50

Uttermost Part of the Earth

By Bridges, E. Lucas

New York: Dutton, 1950. Special Edition, Hardcover. original green cloth with gilt spine label (bookplate to recto frontispiece, 558pp, with 97 illustrations + 5 maps (3 folding). A very fine - clean copy. One of the most sought after works of South American travel and ethnography, a fascinating account of life in Tierra Del Fuego during the late 19th Century. Clean. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$185.00

Take That Hill!: Royal Marines in the Falklands War

By Vaux, Nick

Washington, D.C: Pergamon-Brassey's International Defense Publishers, 1986. 261pp/maps, 16 pages of plates. The author is a Royal Marines Major-General who himself commanded a unit in the Falklands. Clean. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$47.50

The Sinking of the Belgrano

By Gavshon, Arthur; Rice, Desmond

London: Secker & Warburg, 1984. 218pp/illus. Analysis of the controversial sinking of The Argentinian Cruiser 'General Belgrano' by A British Nuclear Submarine in the opening days of The Falklands War. Clean. First Edition. Hard Coveer. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.50

Sovereignty in Dispute : The Falklands-Malvinas, 1493-1982 (Special Studies on Latin America and the Caribbean)

By Hoffmann, Fritz L.; Hoffmann, Olga M

Boulder, CO, U.S.A.: Westview Press, 1984. xiv, 194p. b/w plates, illus., maps, facs., chron., bibl.,. Good overview of Falkland's dispute and events leading up to 1982 warfare. Clean. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$44.50

Air War South Atlantic

By Ethell, Jeffrey L.; Price, Alfred

New York, NY, U.S.A.: MacMillan, 1983. 260 pages plus 32 pages of B&W photographs. A detailed account of the part played by the Royal Air Force in the Falkands War, culled from interviews and first-hand accounts from both British and Argentian pilots. Excellently researched, and useful appendices.. 1st Printing. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Castle, Peter (illustrator). 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$24.50