The British Atlantic World

  title={The British Atlantic World},
  author={Trevor Burnard},

South Atlantic universals: science, sovereignty and self-determination in the Falkland Islands (Malvinas)

  • James A. S. Blair
  • Political Science
    Tapuya: Latin American Science, Technology and Society
  • 2019
ABSTRACT Decades after a violent war that re-established British control over the Falkland Islands (Malvinas in Spanish), commercial fishing regimes and offshore oil discoveries have led Argentina

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