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Naval Mutinies of the Twentieth Century: An International by Bruce A. Elleman,C. Bell

By Bruce A. Elleman,C. Bell

This quantity brings jointly a collection of scholarly, readable and updated essays protecting the main major naval mutinies of the 20 th century, together with Russia (1905), Brazil (1910), Austria (1918), Germany (1918), France (1918-19), nice Britain (1931), Chile (1931), the U.S. (1944), India (1946), China (1949), Australia, and Canada (1949).

Each bankruptcy addresses the reasons of the mutiny in query, its lengthy- and non permanent repercussions, and the process the mutiny itself. extra commonly, authors give some thought to the kingdom of the literature on their mutiny and consider major historiographical concerns attached with it, benefiting from new study and new methodologies to supply anything of worth to either the expert and non-specialist reader. The booklet offers clean insights into concerns similar to what a mutiny is, what components reason them, what navies are so much vulnerable to them, what responses bring about passable or unsatisfactory conclusions, and the way far-reaching their results are likely to be.

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