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Historical dictionary of the Russo-Japanese War

Author: Rotem Kowner
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2006.
Series: Historical dictionaries of war, revolution, and civil unrest, no. 29.
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"The centennial of this important but neglected conflict is an appropriate time to present this Historical Dictionary of the Russo-Japanese War, which provides a considerable breadth and depth of coverage based on Japanese, Russian, and Western sources. There is a detailed chronology; wide-ranging introduction; dictionary containing hundreds of entries on military and political leaders, major battles and lesser  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch (Fachlexikon)
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Kowner, Rotem.
Historical dictionary of the Russo-Japanese War.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2006
(OCoLC)607650558
Online version:
Kowner, Rotem.
Historical dictionary of the Russo-Japanese War.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2006
(OCoLC)607846518
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rotem Kowner
ISBN: 0810849275 9780810849273
OCLC Number: 58985767
Description: liii, 567 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part 1 List of Illustrations Part 2 Editor's Foreword Part 3 Preface Part 4 Acknowledgments Part 5 Reader's Notes Part 6 Acronyms and Abbreviations Part 7 Maps Part 8 Chronology Part 9 Introduction Part 10 THE DICTIONARY Chapter 11 Appendix 1: War Documents Chapter 12 Appendix 2: Glossary of Port Arthur Site Names Chapter 13 Appendix 3: Military Ranks Chapter 14 Appendix 4: Naval Balance in East Asia on the Eve of the War Chapter 15 Appendix 5: Naval Balance in East Asia on the Eve of the Battle of Tsushima Part 16 Bibliography Part 17 Index Part 18 About the Author
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of war, revolution, and civil unrest, no. 29.
Responsibility: Rotem Kowner.
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Provides considerable breadth and range on a war that took place a century ago. The breadth is accomplished through an introduction and a detailed chronology. The depth comes in the hundreds of  Read more...

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