Castles of Steel: Britain, Germany and the Winning of the Great War at Sea

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Head of Zeus, Sep 1, 2013 - History - 123 pages
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The brilliant, definitive account of World War One at sea. A story of leadership and command, courage, genius, and folly.

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This was a well researched and well presented book. - Goodreads
This is a great overview of the naval war in WWI. - Goodreads
This massive book is extensively and well researched. - Goodreads
Excellent overview of naval operations in World War I. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Joseph - Goodreads

This is a well-written, enjoyable book that excels at explaining to a layman like myself a most difficult and, frankly, boring subject to the point that I even read the endnotes. Great insight. Made the subject alive and contemporary. Read full review

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User Review  - Allen Stebbins - Goodreads

I well recognize that this book would not be of interest to everyone, but it is to me and I really enjoyed it. It's a look at the role the war at sea played in the First World War. Both Germany and ... Read full review

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About the author (2013)

Robert K. Massie was born in Lexington, Kentucky in 1929. He studied American History at Yale University and Modern European History at Oxford University, which he attended as a Rhodes scholar. He lives in Irvington, New York.

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