This is an account of the events leading up the sinking of the Ardent during the Falklands War, the loss and injury to a quarter of her crew, and the stories of the families affected. This scarce hardcover fist edition includes colour illustrations, a list of the ship’s company, and the roll of honour.
The dust wrapper is very good condition, clean and bright, with a scuff to the front bottom corner, mild bumping to the extremities and minor handling marks.
The binding is tight.
The page edges are lightly tanned.
Internally, the content is clean and in near fine condition.
Through fire and Water :HMS Ardent: The Forgotten Frigate of the Falklands
- Mainstream Publishing, 2001
- First edition
- 402 pages