Heroes and Friends: Behind the Scenes of the Treaty of Portsmouth

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Peter E. Randall Publisher, 2006 - History - 120 pages
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A unique look at the events and people involved in the background of the Portsmouth Peace Conference held in August 1905, which resulted in the end of the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-05. Profiled in this book are several individuals who had a profound impact on both War and the peace conference.

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The author, a Japanese scholar and author of several books and many articles, has woven these men together in way to provide a unique look at how they worked individually and with each other to create the peace treaty and impact the first half of the twentieth century.

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