The rules of the game: Jutland and British naval command

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Naval Institute Press, 2000 - History - 708 pages
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An engaging study on the controversial Jutland naval battle and its aftermath.

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User Review  - Cropredy - Goodreads

Oh, what can I say - this book turns upside down all other histories of Jutland with a reasoned analysis of why the British Navy fought as it did on that day in 1916. As Gordon shows, the 1916 ... Read full review

Review: The Rules of the Game: Jutland and British Naval Command

User Review  - Craig - Goodreads

Meticulously researched study of not only the Battle of Jutland itself but also a pretty fair general history of the British Navy from Tralfalgar to Jutland. Obviously written by a Naval officer, this is sort of work that military history should be and so seldom is. First rate. Read full review

Contents

A Ship which can do Everything
7
The Grand Fleet
17
The Fifth Battle Squadron
37
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About the author (2000)

Gordon is Professor of History, Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University.

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