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Cowan's war : the story of British naval operations in the Baltic, 1918-1920.

Author: Geoffrey Bennett
Publisher: London : Collins, 1964.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1919 the Baltic was in ferment. The Red Army struggled to take over the nascent Baltic states; Finland was in revolt; German armies rampaged through Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. This book describes how Rear Admiral Sir Walter Cowan and his British naval fleet managed to free the Baltic states.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Walter Henry Cowan, Sir bart.; Walter Henry Cowan, Sir bart.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Bennett
OCLC Number: 216315388
Notes: Index: p.245-254.
Reviews: Sydney Morning Herald, 23 May 1964, p.13.
Description: 254 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm

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In 1919 the Baltic was in ferment. The Red Army struggled to take over the nascent Baltic states; Finland was in revolt; German armies rampaged through Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. This book describes how Rear Admiral Sir Walter Cowan and his British naval fleet managed to free the Baltic states.

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