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Product Description: At the end of May 1916, a chance encounter with Admiral Hipper's battlecruisers has enabled Beatty to lead the German Battle Fleet into the jaws of Jellicoe's greatly superior force, but darkness had allowed Admiral Scheer to extricate his ships from a potentially disastrous situation...read more

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9781473841857, titled "The Battle of Jutland" | Pen & Sword, September 19, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: At the end of May 1916, a chance encounter with Admiral Hipper's battlecruisers has enabled Beatty to lead the German Battle Fleet into the jaws of Jellicoe's greatly superior force, but darkness had allowed Admiral Scheer to extricate his ships from a potentially disastrous situation.
9781844154364 | Pen & Sword, September 18, 2006, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: At the end of May 1916, a chance encounter with Admiral Hipper's battle cruisers has enabled Beatty to lead the German Battle Fleet into the jaws of Jellicoe's greatly superior force, but darkness had allowed Admiral Scheer to extricate his ships from a potentially disastrous situation.

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Product Description: The defeat that Rear-Admiral Sir Christopher Cradock suffered at Coronel in 1914 at the hands of Maximilian Graf von Spee, one of Germany’s most brilliant naval commanders, was the most humiliating blow to British naval prestige since the eighteenth century and a defeat that had to be avenged immediately...read more

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9781783462797 | Pen & Sword, June 19, 2014, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The defeat that Rear-Admiral Sir Christopher Cradock suffered at Coronel in 1914 at the hands of Maximilian Graf von Spee, one of Germany’s most brilliant naval commanders, was the most humiliating blow to British naval prestige since the eighteenth century and a defeat that had to be avenged immediately.

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Product Description: With the call to action stations in August 1914, the Royal Navy faced its greatest test since the time of Nelson.This classic history of the Great War at sea combines graphic and stirring accounts of all the principal naval engagements -- battles overseas, in home waters and, for the first time, under the sea--with analysis of the strategy and tactics of both sides...read more

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9781473821118 | Reissue edition (Naval Inst Pr, May 15, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: With the call to action stations in August 1914, the Royal Navy faced its greatest test since the time of Nelson.
9781844153008 | Pen & Sword, October 30, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: With the Call to action stations in August 1914, the Royal Navy faced its greatest test since the time of Nelson.
9780141390871 | Revised edition (Penguin USA, August 1, 2002), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A definitive overview of the naval history of World War I offers graphic accounts of the primary naval engagements of the conflict and provides detailed analyses of the strategy and tactics of both sides, descriptions of the weapons and vessels involved, profiles of military leaders, and more.

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9781847034472 | Sweet & Maxwell Ltd, June 24, 2008, cover price $38.55

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Product Description: Hidden high in the mountains of Java lies a graveyard surrounded by ancient trees and steeped in Hindu legend. In the middle of this sacred grove stands a tall memorial dedicated to "the brave men" of the German East Asia Squadron...read more

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9789793780269 | Equinox Pub, February 28, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Hidden high in the mountains of Java lies a graveyard surrounded by ancient trees and steeped in Hindu legend.

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Product Description: Nearly two centuries after his death, does Nelson deserve his reputation as one of the world’s great commanders?Nelson’s triumphs have so caught the public imagination that his failures are barely remembered. His only victorious battles at sea was Trafalgar (at Copenhagen and the Nile his destroyed ships at anchor), while his infatuation with Emma Hamilton , his role in the judicial murder of the Neapolitan Commodore, Carraciolo, and his flagrant disobedience of orders brought him disgrace and dishonor...read more

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9781844153077 | Pen & Sword, November 19, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Nearly two centuries after his death, does Nelson deserve his reputation as one of the world’s great commanders?
9780141391298 | Penguin Uk, May 1, 2002, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Geoffrey Bennett served in the royal navy for 35 years and had the unusual experience of crewing a replica ship-of-the-line: he is therefore well qualified to describe the great age of fighting sail, its ships and weapons and how they were manned, and the strategy and tactics of the napoleonic wars.

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Product Description: Captain Bennett discusses the traumatic effects of the Washington and London Naval Treaties on the fleets of the principal powers between the wars, and their astonishing growth and technical progress between 1939 and 1945. He then deals with the war in the Atlantic and the Mediterranean...read more

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9780850529890 | Pen & Sword, August 1, 2003, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Captain Bennett discusses the traumatic effects of the Washington and London Naval Treaties on the fleets of the principal powers between the wars, and their astonishing growth and technical progress between 1939 and 1945.

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Product Description: In 1919, the Baltic was in ferment. The Red Army struggled to take over the nascent Baltic States; Finland was in revolt; German armies, attempting to conquer a realm in the east to compensate for defeat in the west, rampaged through Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania...read more

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9781843410010 | Birlinn Ltd, August 1, 2002, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In 1919, the Baltic was in ferment.

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Product Description: The outbreak of World War I saw some deadly battles on the high seas in isolated areas. Germany's China Squadron, including the Scharnhorst and Gneisnau, made an epic voyage across the Pacific to attack British forces in South America...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781841580456 | Birlinn Ltd, March 1, 2001, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The outbreak of World War I saw some deadly battles on the high seas in isolated areas.

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