Title 74 DAYS: AN ISLANDER'S DIARY OF THE FALKLANDS OCCUPATION.
Publisher Quetzal, Old Basing, 2002, 2nd edition.
Seller ID 22932
214 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 1903657032 Map endpapers. B&w photographs. "First published in 1984, this book is the story of the 1982 occupation as observed and written by a Falklander. This second edition has an updated postscript and previously unpublished photographs. It is a day-to-day diary account of that period illustrated with more than thirty photographs telling us what life was for John Smith, his family and friends during the two and a h a l f m o n t h period of occupation by the Argentine military forces. Bringing to life the emotions, characters, hardships and humdrum of the days under occupation, it offers us a unique and detailed insight into what it was actually like to live d ur in g t ha t un certain time." Minor bump at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor edge wear/wrinkling. Very Good+/Very Good+