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Author Epkenhans, Michael.

Title Tirpitz : architect of the German high seas fleet / Michael Epkenhans
Edition 1st ed
Published Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, ©2008

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Description 1 online resource (xii, 207 pages) : illustrations
Series Military profiles
Military profiles.
Contents Young Tirpitz -- An able and ambitious naval officer -- A man of new ideas -- In the center of power -- Failure -- Grey excellence -- Aftermath
Summary "Alfred von Tirpitz (1849-1930) was chiefly responsible for rapidly developing and enlarging the Germany Navy, especially the High Seas Fleet, from 1897 until the years immediately prior to the First World War. Michael Epkenhans uses newly discovered documents to provide a fresh treatment of this important naval leader."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-103) and index
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Subject Tirpitz, Alfred von, 1849-1930.
Tirpitz, Alfred von, 1849-1930
Tirpitz, Alfred von.
Germany. Kriegsmarine -- History -- 19th century
Germany. Kriegsmarine -- History -- 20th century
Germany. Kriegsmarine
Deutschland; Marine.
Admirals -- Germany -- Biography
Sea-power -- Germany -- History -- 19th century
Sea-power -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- General.
HISTORY -- Military -- Naval.
Admirals
Sea-power
Germany -- History, Naval -- 19th century
Germany -- History, Naval -- 20th century.
Germany
Genre/Form Biographies
History
Naval history
Biographies.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781612340722
1612340725