By Zisis Fotakis
A sharp analysis of Greek naval history in the 1910s, a time while the significance of its geographic position and its army elevated enormously.
It explains the reasons of those developments and their consequences for Greek nationwide goals, the Mediterranean naval scenario and the Balkan stability of energy. inside of this context, it additionally examines the contest among Britain, France, and Germany for Greek naval procurements and effect, Greek-Turkish naval tensions and the responses of the good powers.
This quantity additionally offers an in-depth research of the naval procedure, programme, schooling and association of the Greek country and of the level to which those have been encouraged by its own Naval employees, British naval missions, and native and overseas politicians. It details the problems and rewards within the courting of this emerging naval energy with Britain and different nice naval powers of the time.
This e-book should be of monstrous curiosity to complex undergraduates, postgraduates and researchers in naval heritage and strategy.
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