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1 Falk, Edwin A. Togo and the Rise of Japanese Sea-Power
London Longmans, Green, and Co. 1936 First British Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 
First British edition preceeded by two US printings. xiii, 508 pp. A few very small spots of soiling on edges. Text block is clean, tight and unmarked. The yellow dustjacket has been price clipped. Dustjacket spine has faded to a tan. On the rear panel are some holes, with less than a square inch of dustjacket missing. Heihachiro Togo (1846-1934), Japanese admiral, Japan's greatest naval hero. In the Russo-Japanese War he defeated the Russian fleet at Port Arthur in 1904 and destroyed the Russian Baltic fleet in 1905 at the battle of Tsushima. This historic battle broke Russian strength in East Asia. Later he was chief of the naval general staff and a member of the supreme war council. 
Price: 49.00 USD
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