The British Government and the Falkland Islands 1974-79

Author(s): 
Donaghy, Aaron
ISBN: 
9781137329554
Date published: 
May 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£55.00

Drawing on recently declassified government files, private papers and interviews, this book argues that through a combination of preventative diplomacy and robust defence planning, the Labour government of 1974-79 succeeded in maintaining peace, avoiding the fate of its Tory successors.