Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

Falklands: MT memoir (“Notes on the Emergency Cabinet Committee”) [personal account of her conduct of the war, handwritten text interleaved with transcript] [released 2015]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: THCR 1/20/3/1
Editorial comments:

MT wrote the memoir over Easter 1983 while she was at Chequers, drawing on the minutes of the War Cabinet, OD(SA), which she had borrowed for the purpose.

Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 258pp
Themes: British relations with the US, Foreign policy (Western Europe - non-EU), Defence (Falklands)