Take that hill! Royal Marines in the Falklands War by Nick Vaux

Cover of: Take that hill! | Nick Vaux

Published by Pergamon-Brassey"s International Defense Publishers in Washington .

Written in English

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  • Great Britain.


  • Great Britain. Royal Marines. Commando, 42 -- History -- Falkland Islands War, 1982.,
  • Falkland Islands War, 1982 -- Commando operations.,
  • Falkland Islands War, 1982 -- Regimental histories -- Great Britain.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementNick Vaux ; forewords by P.X. Kelley & Max Hastings.
LC ClassificationsF3031.5 .V38 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination261 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2384664M
ISBN 10008035548X
LC Control Number87013532

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