“It is simply the best book I have read on the Falklands War.  It reads like a thriller.”


Arthur, Max, Above All, Courage, London:  Sphere, 1986.
Bicheno, Hugh, Razor’s Edge:  The Unofficial History of the Falklands War, London:  Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2006.
Bishop, Patrick and Witherow, John, The Winter War, London:  Quartet, 1983.
Bound, Graham, Invasion 1982: The Falkland Islanders’ Story, Barnsley: Pen & Sword, 2007.
Braybook, Roy, Battle for the Falklands:  Air Forces, Men-At-Arms Series, London:  Osprey, 1982.
The British Army in the Falklands, London:  Ministry of Defence, 1983.
Brown, David, The Royal Navy and the Falklands War, London:  Leo Cooper 1987.
Campbell, John, The Iron Lady, New York:  Penguin, 2011.
Cardoso, Kirschbaum, and Van Der Kooy, Falklands—The Secret Plot, Translated by Bernard Ethell, East Molesey:  Preston, 1987.
Clapp, Captain Michael and Southby-Tailyour, Lieutenant Colonel Ewen, Amphibious Assault Falklands:  The Battle of San Carlos Water, Annapolis:  Naval Institute Press, 1996.
English, Adrian and Watts, Anthony, Battle for the Falklands:  Naval Forces, Men-at-Arms Series, London:  Osprey, 1982.
Evans, Colonel M. H. H., Amphibious Operations:  The Projection of Sea Power Ashore, London:  Brassey’s, 1990.
The Falklands:  The Aftermath, London:  Marshall Cavendish, 1984.
Falklands Armoury, Ed. Mark Dartford, Dorset:  Blandford Press, 1985.
The Falklands Conflict Twenty Years On:  Lessons for the Future, Ed. Stephen Badsey, Rob Havers, Mark Grove, Sandhurst Conference Series, Abingdon:  Frank Case, 2005.
The Falklands War, London:  Michael Cavendish, 1983.
The Falklands War:  The Full Story by the Sunday Times Insight Team, London: Sphere, 1982.
The Falklands War Then and Now, Ed Gordon Ramsey, Essex:  Battle of Britain International, 2009.
Fowler, William, Battle for the Falklands:  Land Forces, Men-at-Arms Series, London:  Osprey, 1982.
Freedman, Lawrence, The Official History of the Falklands Campaign, Volumes I & II, London:  Routledge, 2007.
Freedman, Lawrence and Gamba-Stonehouse, Virginia, Signals of War:  The Falklands Conflict of 1982, London:  Faber and Faber, 1990.
Fox, Robert, Eyewitness Falklands, London:  Metheun, 1982.
Frost, Major General John, 2 Para Falklands—The Battalion at War, London:  Buchan & Enright, 1983.
Fursdon, Major General Edward, The Falklands Aftermath:  Picking up the Pieces, London:  Leo Cooper, 1988.
Hastings, Max and Jenkins, Simon, The Battle for the Falklands, New York:  Norton, 1983.
Hobson, Chris, Falklands Air War, Hinckley, England:  Midland, 2002.
Jolly, Rick, The Red and Green Life Machine:  A Diary of the Falklands Field Hospital, London:  Century, 1983.
Leach, Henry, Endure No Makeshifts:  Some Naval Reflections, Barnsley:  Leo Cooper, 1993.
Lejtman, Roman, Guerra de Malvinas, Buenos Aires: El Ateneo, 2012.
Martin, Lucas, Malvinas, Buenos Aires:  Taeda, 2012.
McManners, Hugh, Falklands Commando, London:  William Kimber, 1984.
McQueen, Captain Bob, Island Base:  Ascension Island in the Falklands War, Dunheath: Whittles Publishing, 2005.
Middlebrook, Martin, The Falklands War, Barnsley:  Pen & Sword, 2012.
__________, The Fight for the ‘Malvinas’:  The Argentine Forces in the Falklands War, London:  Viking, 1989.
__________, Task Force:  The Falklands War, 1982, Middlesex:  Penguin, 1987.
Military Lessons of the Falklands War:  Views from the United States, Ed.  Bruce W. Watson and Peter M Dunn, Boulder:  Westview, 1984.
Nott, John, Here Today Gone Tomorrow:  Recollections of Errant Politician, London:  Politico’s, 2002.
P & O in the Falklands, London:  The Peninsular & Oriental Steamship Company, 1982.
Sinclair, Joseph, Arteries of War:  A History of Military Transportation, Shrewesbury:  Airlife Publishing, 1992.
Smith, Gordon, Battle Atlas of the Falklands War 1982, Penarth:  Naval-History.Net, 2006.
Smith, John, 74 Days, Old Basing: Quetzal, 2002.
Southby-Tailyour, Ewen, Reasons in Writing:  A Commando’s View of the Falklands War, Barnsley:  Leo Cooper, 2003.
Speed, Keith, Sea Change:  The Battle for the Falklands and the Future of Britain’s Navy, Bath:  Ashgrove: 1982.
Stewart, Nora Kinzer, Mates and Muchachos: Unit Cohesion in the Falklands/Malvinas War, Washington, D.C.:  Brassey’s, 1991.
Ten Years On, Ed. Linda Washington, London:  Jolly & Barber, 1992.
Thatcher, Margaret, The Downing Street Years, New York:  Harper Collins, 1993.
Thompson, Julian, The Lifeblood of War:  Logistics in Armed Conflict, London:  Brassey’s, 1991.
__________,  3 Commando Brigade in the Falklands:  No Picnic, Barnsley:  Pen & Sword, 2012.
__________, Ready for Anything:  The Parachute Regiment at War, London:  Fontana, 1990.
Underwood, Geoffrey, Our Falklands War:  The Men of the Task Force Tell Their Story, Devonport:  Maritime Books, 1983.
Van der Bijl, Nicholas, Victory in the Falklands, Barnsley: Pen & Sword, 2007.
Van der Bijl, Nicholas and Aldea, David, 5th Infantry Brigade in the Falklands, South Yorkshire:  Leo Cooper, 2003.
Vaux, Nick, March to the South Atlantic:  42 Commando Royal Marines in the Falklands War, Barnsley: Pen & Sword, 2007.
Villar, Roger, Merchant Ships at War, Annapolis:  Naval Institute Press, 1984.
Vine, Andrew, A Very Strange Way to Go to War:  The Canberra in the Falklands, London:  Aurum, 2012.
Woodward, Admiral Sandy, One Hundred Days:  The Memoirs of the Falklands Battle Group Commander, Annapolis:  Naval Institute Press, 1992.

Adams, Valerie,  ‘Logistics Support for the Falklands Campaign,’ Journal of the Royal United Services Institute for Defense Studies, September 1984, pp. 43-9.
‘America’s Falklands War,’ The Economist, March 1984, pp. 29-31.
‘Ascension Island April 1982,’ Armed Forces, July 1984, pp. 273-6.
‘The Ascension Island Base,’ Defence Looks at the Falklands Conflict, A Defence Special, November 1982.
Baker, A. D.,  ‘Sealift, British Style,’ Proceedings, June, 1983, pp. 111-8.
Ball, Major A. D., “Operation Corporate, Part 2—10 Field Workshop REME,” 33, August 1983, pp. 7-13.
Baxter, Colonel I. S.,  ‘An Introduction to the Falklands,’ The Royal Corps of Transport Review, March 1983, pp. 7-8.
Boultry, SSGT D. S.,  ‘Personal Account,’ The Royal Corps of Transport Review, March 1983, pp. 21.
Cordesman, Anthony H.,  ‘The Falklands Crisis:  Emerging Lessons for Power Projection,’ Armed Forces Journal International, September 1982, pp. 29-46.
Curtiss, Air Marshall Sir John, ‘Operation Corporate:  The RAF in the Falklands Campaign,’ Air Clues, December 1982, pp. 446-75.
Ethell, Jeff,  ‘The Makeshift War,’ Military Logistics Forum, March 1985, pp. 45-52.
Evans, Tony,  ‘British Airlift:  Yesterday and Today,’ Airlift, Fall 1991, pp. 1-5.
‘The Falklands Invasion,’ The Globe and Laurel, May/June 1982, pp. 144-7.
Field, Lieutenant Colonel G. W.,  ‘Operation Corporate—The Falkland Campaign,’ The Royal Engineers Journal, March 1983, pp. 230-43.
‘Force 4 The Falklands,’ Newsletter of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary, April 1983, pp. 1-41.
Freedman, Lawrence, ‘The War of the Falkland Islands,’ Foreign Affairs, Fall 1982, pp. 196-210.
Gardner, Major R. C.,  ‘47 Air Desptach Squadron, RCT,’ The Royal Corps of Transport Review, March 1983, pp. 25-7.
Grevatte-Ball, Lieutenant Colonel R. F.,  ‘Operation Corporate by HQ 3 Transport Group (Line of Communication),’ The Royal Corps of Transport Review, March 1983, pp. 19-20.
Hellberg, Lieutenant Colonel I. J.,  ‘An Experience with the Commando Logistics Regiment,’ The Royal Corps of Transport Review, March 1983, pp. 13-8.
‘Hercules in the RAF…The Falklands and Beyond,’ Air International, February 1983, pp. 68-92.
Hill, Major  P. M. R.,  ‘Operation Corporate—Sappers on Ascension,’ The Royal Engineers Journal, March 1983, pp. 224-30.
Jolly, Rick,  ‘The Red and Green Life Support Machine,’ The Globe and Laurel., September/October 1982, pp. 340-2.
__________,  ‘The Red and Green Life Support Machine,’ The Globe and Laurel, November/December 1982, pp. 412-3.
Kestleloot, Captain Robert W.,  ‘Force Projection by Sea:  Cornerstone of Contingency Planning,’ Defense 85, August 1985, pp. 16-23.
Lindsay-Browne, M.,  ‘Provisioning the Task Force:  NAAFI in the Falklands,’ The Army Quarterly and Defence Journal, October 1982, pp. 437-41.
‘Logistics Support for Operation Corporate,’ Naval Review, October 1982, pp. 264-71.
McPherson, Major D. M., ‘Operation Corporate:  The Falkland Islands Campaign, Part 1,’ Journal of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, 33, April 1983, pp. 2-13.
‘Miracle or Nightmare,’ The Globe and Laurel, July/August 1982, pp. 254-7.
Moore, Major General Sir Jeremy and Woodward, Rear Admiral Sir John, ‘The Falklands Experience,’ RUSI, March 1983, pp. 25-32.
Mullen, Captain J.G., ‘Port Stanley Minefields,’ British Army Review, December 1983, pp. 52-7.
Nicholls, Captain D. V.  ‘Amphibious Victory,’ The Globe and Laurel, July/August 1982, pp. 220-7.
Nott, John, ‘The Falklands Campaign,’ U. S. Naval Institute Proceedings, May 1983, pp. 118-39.
‘Operation Corporate:  Afloat with the Task Force,’ The Royal Navy Supply and Transport Service Journal, 46, January 1983, pp. 16-40.
Reed, John, ‘Commando Logistic Regiment Royal Marines,’ Armed Forces, May 1983, pp. 180-3.
__________, ‘Commando Logistics Regiment Royal Marines,’ Armed Forces, June 1983, pp. 212-6.
Trotter, Neville, ‘The Falklands Campaign:  Command and Logistics,’ Armed Forces Journal International, June 1983, pp. 32-41.
__________, ‘The Falklands and the Long Haul,’ Proceedings, June 1983, pp. 108-11.
Tustin, Major  W. J.  ‘The Logistics of the Falklands War—Part I,’ The Army Quarterly and Defence Journal, July 1984, pp. 295-301.
__________, ‘The Logistics of the Falklands War—Part II,’ The Army Quarterly and Defence Journal, October 1984, pp. 398-411.
‘The UKLF Aspects of Mounting the Falkland Island Operation (Operation Corporate),’ The Royal Corps of Transport Review, March 1983, pp. 11-2.
Vaughan-Arbuckle, Lieutenant Colonel I. M., ‘Logistics in the Falklands:  Some Personal Reflections,’ British Army Review, April 1985, pp. 45-51.
Wellings, Lieutenant Colonel M. J., ‘The Role of the Defence Operational Movements Staff in Operation Corporate,’ The Royal Corps of Transport Review, March 1983, pp. 8-11.
Wettern, Desmond,  ‘Dockyards & Logistics,’ Navy International, 87, August 1982, pp. 1255-8.
Whittaker, Captain R. N.,  ‘Combat Logistics:  The South Atlantic,’ Air Force Journal of Logistics, Fall 1984, pp. 2-6.

Official and Unpublished Documents
Army Department Operational and Logistic Lessons Learned Op Corporate, 26 April 1983.
Army Department Report on Operational and Logistics Lessons from Operation Corporate, 15 September 1982.
Army Management Services Report No 392, Outloading and Deployment by Sea of Stockpiles in Support of OOA Operations.
HQ LFFI, Record of Proceedings, Annex T (Logistics), 18 October 1982.
Hellberg, Lieutenant Colonel I. J., An Experience with the Royal Marines:  Falklands Campaign April-July 1982, 24 September 1982.
Hutchinson, Commander W. K., Main Points from Falklands Study Day, 18 October 1982.
Logistics Concept and Plan for the Support of the Falkland Islands’ Garrison, HQ CINC Fleet, 14 July 1982
MacDonald, Major R., Post Operational Engineers, 16 July 1982.
Morgan, Lieutenant Colonel D., Letter to Patrick Bishop, The Observer, 4 November 1982.
Lessons Learnt from Op Corporate:  Land Service Ammunition, 2 July 1982.
Notes and Comments on the Medical Aspects of Op Corporate by a Regimental Medical Officer, 1/7 Gurkha Rifles.
Op Corporate Lessons Learned, COD Donnington, 28 July 1982.
Op Corporate Post Operational Medical Report by 16 Field Ambulance 1982.
Op Corporate:  Report on Army Graves Registration Work and Repatriation of Bodies (Aug/Nov 82), HQ Director of Army Pioneers and Labour, 10 January 1983.
Operation Corporate Command and Control of Blowpipe Section attached to the RAF Landing Ships Logistic Air Defence.
Operation Corporate Debrief 82 on Equipment and Tactical Lessons by Director of Infantry, 16 November 1982.
Operation Corporate Medical Report, HQ Land Forces Falkland Islands, 1 November 1982.
Operation Corporate Royal Engineer Lessons, April 1983.
Operation Corporate Royal Engineers Post-Operation Report, 8 September 1982.
Operation Corporate 1/7 Gurkha Rifles Debrief Points, 19 July 1982.
Operation Corporate—10 Field Workshop REME, 27 August 82 and 26 October 1982.
Ordnance Report on Operation Corporate, HQ Commando Forces Royal Marines (Undated).
Maclean, Major G. K. Maclean, Operation Corporate 29 Transport and Movement Regiment RCT Historical Report.
Papers on the Falklands War and Containerization, ITM (Offshore) LTD, 2 September 1985.
Prisoners of War in the Falklands Campaign, 29 July 2982.
Review of the General Engineering Capability Following Operation Corporate, D Engineer Services, 10 August 1982.
Royal Engineers Postal and Courier Services 1982, HQ 2 Postal and Courier Regiment, Royal Engineers.
Royal Marines Sitreps:  Operation Corporate—Falkland Islands Operations, 16 April 1982, 27 April 1982, 12 May 1982.
Second Battalion The Parachute Regiment History, The Falkland Islands Campaign.
Second Battalion The Parachute Regiment, Post Operational Report (Undated).
South Atlantic Conflict:  Lessons Learned Findings, Conclusions, Recommendations.  Report of the Falkland Island Study Group to Secretary of the Navy.  8 March 1983.
Wellings, Lieutenant Colonel, M. J., Role of the Defence Operational Movement Staff in Operation Corporate.
3 Para in the Falklands (Undated).
3 Para Report, Annex K thru M (Logistics, Medical Staffing, Casualty Evacuation), 22 October 1982.
5 Infantry Brigade Report on Operation Corporate 1982 (Undated).

Hammet, Major D. G., Lecture Notes, Port Operation in Port Stanley After Hostilities in 1982 (Undated).
Hellberg, Lieutenant Colonel Ivar, Falklands Logistics Presentation to Staff College, 28 June 1985
Lamb, Major Peter, Speech NEC Logistics Coordination Meeting, 1-2 December 1982, Operation Corporate.
Lamb, Major Peter, Speech RMSC Greenwich, 10 December 1982, Logistics in Amphibious Ops in the Falkland Islands Campaign.
Roberts, Lieutenant Colonel J. D. A., Speech, 16 Field Ambulance (Undated).
Scripts for Briefings on Logistics, DCOS Conference, 1982.
Welch, Lieutenant Colonel A. C. D. Speech, February 1988, Logistics Support During Op Corporate.

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