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Ordeal by Exorcet

HMS Glamorgan and the Falklands War 1982

by Ian Inskip

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Published by Chatham in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Falkland Islands War, 1982
    • Subjects:
    • Inskip, Ian,
    • Glamorgan (Ship),
    • Exocet (Guided missile),
    • Falkland Islands War, 1982 -- Personal narratives, British,
    • Falkland Islands War, 1982 -- Naval operations, British

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 236) and index.

      StatementIan Inskip.
      GenrePersonal narratives, British.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3031.5 .I57 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination240 p. :
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3635777M
      ISBN 10186176197X
      LC Control Number2002437438


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