A MESSAGE FROM THE FALKLANDS THE LIFE AND GALLANT DEATH OF DAVID TINKER LIEUT RN FROM HIS LETTERS AND POEMS

By: TINKER, HUGH

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1st ed. 218X134mm approx,Black,grey and white Paperback/Softback,203 pgs,with five photographic illustrations,-David Tinker led a hectic life in the navey[on destroyers/minehunters/aircraft carrier]mostly in the North Atlantic.His ship,the Glamorgan,was the 1st to go into action in the Falklands and was in the thick of the fighting until the fatal Exocet attack on 12th June.He wrote from the Falklands a remarkable series of letters which are sharply critical of the origins of the conflict and the manner in which it was conducted..he was a sympathetic and shrewd recorder of day-by-day shipboard life..his letters held wry humour...and his poems told of the experiences. VG

Title: A MESSAGE FROM THE FALKLANDS THE LIFE AND GALLANT DEATH OF DAVID TINKER LIEUT RN FROM HIS LETTERS AND POEMS

Author Name: TINKER, HUGH

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Publisher: London,Junction Books,First Edition 1982:

Type: Book

Seller ID: 2278

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