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Published: 24 May 2012

198 Pages


ISBN: 9780199574032

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The Royal Navy and the German Threat 1901-1914

Admiralty Plans to Protect British Trade in a War Against Germany

Matthew S. Seligmann

  • New and original scholarship that challenges existing interpretations of British naval policy in the run-up to 1914
  • Provokes new ideas about the Anglo-German rivalry before the First World War
  • A new interpretation of the work of Winston Churchill at the Admiralty
  • Offers a new insight into the history of the ill-fated liner Lusitania