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Account of the final naval battle of the Russo-Japanese war of 1904-1905. The battle at Tsu-Shima ended in defeat for the ill-equipped & ill-trained Russians, marking Japan's emergence as a world power, and helped set the first Russian revolution in motion. Eight plates plus maps & illustrations in text.
Title: The Fleet That Had to Die.
Edition: First Edition.
Publisher: New York., Viking.: 1958.
Binding: Hardcover in cloth boards.
Book Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Book-plate & reinforcement to front gutter. Lacking front free endpaper. Book is clean in tight binding. Jacket water soiled at fore edges with taped reinforcements on verso.
Size: 8vo. xi, 212 pp. with appendix & bibliography.
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 14409