The Battle of Jutland by Geoffrey Martin Bennett

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Published by Newton, Abbott, David and Charles .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Jutland, Battle of, 1916

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Bibliography: p. 195.

Book details

StatementGeoffrey Bennett.
SeriesGBritish battles series
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23744188M

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Jutland book. Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Dramatic, illustrated account of the biggest naval battle of the First /5. Battle of Jutland (May 31–June 1, ), naval engagement off the west coast of Denmark that was the only major encounter between the main British and German fleets in World War I.

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Sep 02,  · Being in the midst of the World War I Centennial, Bennett’s The Battle of Jutland has been reissued by Pen & Sword Books Ltd. The largest naval battle of “The Great War” has been written about extensively, but rarely by an author with a Distinguished Service Cross of his own.

Aug 20,  · Three German battle cruisers and three dreadnoughts required extensive repairs. Strategically, Jutland proved as decisive as the Battle of Trafalgar.

The German High Sea. Apr 02,  · A classic study on the battle by the USN "Jutland", D Macintyre, Norton, - A good read, good primer on the battle, well done "The Battle of Jutland", G Bennett, Bastford, - Like Macintyre's book above, a good read, gives a good account of the battle, also well done.

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Osborne. The Battle of Jutland Bank, May 31 to June 1, the dispatches of Admiral Sir John Jellicoe and Vice-Admiral Sir David Beatty / edited by C. Sanford Terry () (Reprint) by Jellicoe, John Rushworth Jellicoe, Earl, and a great selection of related.

As well as being a prolific author of fiction and historical works, Buchan was also a partner in the publishing firm, Nelson. During the war he wrote the following piece of jingoistic propaganda about the Battle of Jutland, which was probably the most significant naval engagement between the.

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The Battle of Jutland. PRELIMINARIES. From the opening of the war the British Navy had been sustained by the hope that some day and somewhere they would meet the German High Sea Fleet in a battle in the open sea. It had been their hope since the hot August day when the great battleships dis­ appeared from the eyes of watchers on the English.

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