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A Stone in Spain's Shoe: The Search for a Solution to the Problem of Gibraltar

Peter Gold

Abstract

This book is a detailed analysis of the attempt by Britain and Spain since 1980 to solve their dispute over the future of Gibraltar. Spain wants the restoration of her territorial integrity, whereas the Gibraltarians have never shown any interest in becoming part of Spain. Britain had ignored UN calls for negotiations, but following the restoration of Spanish democracy and with Spain due to become a fellow member of both NATO and the European Community, Britain felt an obligation to try to resolve the dispute. The book examines the events which have taken place following the signing of the Lis ... More

Keywords: Gibraltar, Britain, Spain, sovereignty, United Nations, NATO, European Community, Falklands war, Brussels Declaration

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1994 Print ISBN-13: 9780853232094
Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: June 2013 DOI:10.5949/UPO9781846317262

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Peter Gold, author