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              Biggles Recounts: Falklands War

              Biggles Recounts: Falklands War (Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Asso, B.; Rideau, J.; Illustrated by Chauvin, D.; Uderzo, M.; Translated by Spear, Luke

              In 1982, conflict erupts between Great Britain and Argentina, putting important forces into play. Argentina decides to seize the Falkland Islands, which had been occupied by the United Kingdom since the beginning of the 19th century. On April 2, an island landing of Argentine for...ces succeeds, taking the government of Margaret Thatcher by surprise. Argentina asserts its sovereignty over the islands. While hoping for a diplomatic solution, No. 10 Downing Street prepares a large-scale operation to regain control of the Falkland Islands. Along with the use of traditional combat techniques, these operations also provide an extraordinary test of modern electronic war weaponry.
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              ISBN 9781905460229
              Released NZ 13 Jan 2007
              Publisher Cinebook
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Out of print
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