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Dreadnought : Britain, Germany, and the coming of the Great War

Author: Robert K Massie
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2007, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With the biographer's rare genius for expressing the essence of extraordinary lives, Massie brings to life a crowd of glittering figures: the single-minded Admiral von Tirpitz;

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: William, German Emperor; Edward, King of Great Britain; Alfred von Tirpitz; John Arbuthnot Fisher Fisher, Baron; Edward, King of Great Britain; John Arbuthnot Fisher Fisher, Baron; Alfred von Tirpitz; William, German Emperor; Edward / VII / King of Great Britain / 1841-1910.; John Arbuthnot Fisher / Baron / 1841-1920 Fisher; Alfred von / 1849-1930 Tirpitz; William / II / German Emperor / 1859-1941.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert K Massie
ISBN: 9780099524021 0099524023
OCLC Number: 191242076
Notes: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1992.
Description: xxxi, 1007 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Robert K. Massie.

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"History at its best, a fantastic mix of anecdote, observation and intelligent thinking" -- Dan Snow * Daily Express * "Massie tells the story with controlled energy and attention to detail, Read more...

 
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