Teddy Roosevelt's Great White Fleet


Drawing on previously untapped sources, naval historian James Reckner provides a complete picture of the fleet that thrust the United States into the ranks of great world naval powers. His fresh interpretations of the fleet's historic 1907-09 world cruise, which won him the 1989 Roosevelt Naval History Prize, allow today's readers to fully appreciate the significance of the famous fleet that set sail during Teddy Roosevelt's second term as president. Reckner recreates the colorful pageantry of the event--sixteen U.S. ...

Teddy Roosevelt's Great White Fleet 2001, US Naval Institute Press, Shrewsbury

ISBN-13: 9781557509727

Revised edition

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Teddy Roosevelt's Great White Fleet 1988, US Naval Institute Press

ISBN-13: 9780870216978