Battle of the River Plate: A Grand Delusion

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The Battle of the River Plate was the first major naval confrontation of the Second World War, and it is one of the most famous. The dramatic sea fight between the German pocket battleship Admiral Graf Spee and the British cruisers Exeter, Ajax and Achilles off the coast of South America caught the imagination in December 1939. Over the last 60 years the episode has come to be seen as one of the classics of naval warfare. Yet the accepted interpretation of events has perhaps been taken for granted and is ripe for ...

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Battle of the River Plate: A Grand Delusion
2015, Pen & Sword Military, South Yorkshire

ISBN-13: 9781473845732

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The Battle of the River Plate: A Grand Delusion
2008, US Naval Institute Press

ISBN-13: 9781591140405

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Battle of the River Plate: A Grand Delusion
2008, Pen & Sword Maritime, South Yorkshire

ISBN-13: 9781844156894

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