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The pictorial history of sea battles

Author: Thomas Foster
Publisher: Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill Co., ©1974.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
History
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Foster
ISBN: 0672520176 9780672520174
OCLC Number: 1258595
Description: 128 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 29 cm
Contents: Salamis: 200 Greek galleys defeat 800 Persian ships --
Preveza: the ex-pirate Barbarossa crushes Admiral Andrea Doria --
The Saints: Admiral Rodney gains domination of the Caribbean --
Cape St Vincent: Horatio Nelson takes on the Spanish fleet "single-handed" --
Tsushima Strait: the Russian fleet sails round the world to disaster --
Jutland: a battle that should have been the greatest of all time --
Merchant cruiser at bay: brave defiance with six-inch guns against the Scharnhorst --
Death of the Bismarck: a single German battleship takes on the British Navy --
Subs v. Tirpitz: Hitler's greatest battleship succumbs to the X craft --
Leyte Gulf: in the biggest battle of all, the USA smashes three Japanese fleets.
Responsibility: Thomas Foster.

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