Fleet That Had to Die. 1st US in dj.

By: HOUGH, Richard

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HOUGH, Richard. The Fleet That Had to Die. New York: Viking Press, 1958. First American Printing. Pp. [i]-xi,(1),[1]-212, + 8 p. of plates. Illustrasted. 8vo, grey cloth spine with dark blue cloth boards, top edge dyed red, yellow and red lettering to spine. One of the early works by the prolfiic British naval historian, documenting the Battle of Tsushima, which brought anend to the Russo-Japanese War, as the vastly overpowering Japanese navy tr ounced the aging, reluctant Russian fleet, marking the beginning of the rise of Japan's naval strength on a larger stage. Soiling to boards near fore-edges, slight spine roll, else vg in rubbed, spine sunned, nicked, edgeworn, unclipped dj. 30.00

Title: Fleet That Had to Die. 1st US in dj.

Author Name: HOUGH, Richard

Categories: 76,

Publisher: Viking Press, New York, 1958,:

Seller ID: 76037

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL RUSSIA JAPAN RUSSO-JAPANESE WAR BATTLE OF TSUSHIMA,