Reasons in Writing tells Southby-Tailyour’s story of the Falklands War largely through the medium of diaries and letters written during his peacetime tour of duty in the seventies and the war itself. Reasons in Writing, is unlikely to be rivalled for its immediacy, insight and deep and genuine feeling for the Islands themselves, based on experience gained (unlike any other participant civilian or service) before, during and after that fateful winter of 1982.
REASONS IN WRITING A Commando’s View on the Falklands War
Reasons In Writing is A Commando’s gripping memoir of the 1982 Falklands War. The book begins by describing Ewen Southby-Tailyour’s life in the elite Special Forces before the conflict and then plunges author – and reader – into the immediacy of war itself.