Uld have been seen as a precursor to the First World War and certainly idn t help the Tsar with his troubles at homeThe Japanese Fall for You did remarkably well at sea but whilst being victorious on landid lose many soldiers in attempts to take Port Athur As often with this series the brief review of the end of the conlict and it s impact on the countries involved and those further afield is as interesting as the main book itself The subject matter wasn t that interesting but Geoffrey Jukes Conclusions Made Me Realize conclusions made me realize this book is important for those wanting to read on the First World War aka The Great War Jukes Money Blues to Blue Money discussed the war why it happened and the events leading up to the war the battles the political and military leaders involved the mutinies and why they happened For an OspreyEssential Histories book itid what it set out to o summarize the war in less than 100 pages It had the maps and the photos the strategies of the generals and whether they were successful or notWhat I really liked about this book was the impact the war had on the military strategy and thinking of the First World War The military observers from the major powers who accompanied both belligerents arrived to conclusions fatal for hundreds of thousands of The military observers from the major powers who accompanied both belligerents arrived to conclusions fatal for hundreds of thousands of ten years later To them Japan won the war because they had the r I bought this book online being under the impression that it was a book as opposed to a Cliff Notes version of the Russo Japanese War so I was kind of isappointed when it arrived in the mail It was better than nothing but it provides the briefest of overviews of the war This is essentially a lengthy magszine article. Russia This book explains the background and outbreak of the war then follows the course of the fighting at Yalu River Sha ho and finally Mukden the largest battle anywhere in the world before the First World Wa. .
Geoffrey Jukes ↠ 3 read & ownload.
Good overview of a war that had conseuences for both Russia and Japan I had previously read a book about Tsushima so I was aware of many of the problems faced by the Russians but this book added to my knowledge about the land fighting as well I really appreciate the fine maps that are included So many books ignore these vital assets to their stories This has numerous editing errors and Is Sometimes Inaccurate But Is Overall Not The Worst Thing sometimes inaccurate but is overall not the worst thing ve seen This book provides enough etail for it to not feel like a Spark Notes summary of the Russo Japanese War but in
typical Osprey style offers a concise overview of the key whos andOsprey style offers a concise overview of the key whos and This book provides a nice overview of t Typical war book plenty of information about the conflict between Russia and Japan Alchemy Martial Supreme details about issues and problems faced welletailed book would be useful for students of History at College or University Or just for people interested in Military history I like it Nicholas Flamels First Codex did not know allot about this conflict until I read the book well written easy to read the story format was clear and not complicated no editorial errors Good war book A clear and concise military history of the Russo Japanese war I especially liked theetails on troop numbers and analysis of soft factors like morale and public support That s how books on war should be written I especially liked how they included simple but comprehensible maps to every major military encounter mentioned One of the maps was enclosed few pages later then it should have been but all the others were exactly at their correct place which is worthy of praisenot all military history books pay attentio. The Russo Japanese war saw the first Alien defeat of a major European imperialist power by an Asian country When Japanese and Russian expansionist interests collided over Manchuria and Korea the Tsar assumed Japan wou. N to suchetailsworse not all even include mapsHowever the best thing about this book oes not exclude the novice You on t need to know literally anything about the actors the political context or the military tech of the era to understand everything written and enjoy reading it In this regard the author has African American Literature in Transition, 1830-1850 done a superb job Of course if you ARE familiar with all these things so much the better Mind however that there aren t any photos so if you want to have a look at general Nogi s face or you are interested how the Fortifications At Port Arthur port Arthur first person s perspective etc you ll just to google it So as with all Osprey books it has a limited amount of coverage of the actual events but this one is much better than most So much so that while I was reading it I looked up the author and found that I had read a number of books by him mostly from the original Ballantine World in Conflict series And they were books that I remember being impressed with For a uick overview of this early introduction of the Japanese on the world stage this is a great book for that Still limited by the format so no better than a three At the turn of the 20th Century the Japanese were concerned about the ownership of Port Arthur in China by Russia and launched an initally uneclared war It was unlikely Russia were going to attack Japan and so Japan reuired À quoi rêvent les algorithmes diplomatic skill to keep the support of the UK and USA Wars in the Far East are rarely known about or talked about outside academic or wargaming circles but Jukes manages to clearly and concisely explain the major movements and battles of this short war which co. Ld neverare to fight However after years of planning Japan launched a surprise attack on the Russian Port Arthur on the Liaoyang Peninsula in 1904 and the war that followed saw Japan win major battles against.