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The Fleet That Had to Die.

By: Hough, Richard.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York., Viking.: 1958.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14409

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.


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. View more info