By Felix Patrikeeff

This publication explores the nexus among railways and the Russo-Japanese battle (1904-05) - the 1st smooth struggle, and one within which the railways performed a key part.

Felix Patrikeeff and Harry Shukman learn the various key dimensions of the Russo-Japanese battle, so much significantly how uncomfortably technological and human dimensions of Russia’s struggle attempt interleaved during the clash. They display how merits that would were equipped upon have been squandered, blunt conventional types and behavior have been utilized in politically tortuous contexts, and technological facet negated via the inner turmoil of a rustic not able to tame a means of modernization.

Illustrating the important function railways performed within the Russo-Japanese warfare, ordinarily thought of to be the 1st glossy, technological clash and a precursor to the 1st international conflict, Railways and the Russo-Japanese War will entice scholars of the Russo-Japanese conflict, Russian background, army background and overseas background in general.

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