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My expectation wasn t super high for this book The four stars are probably a bit enerous based upon expectations It s really a series of lectures presented by a college professor on significant naval battles The college professor is interesting and knowledgable but it is still a professor providing lectures The The college professor is interesting and knowledgable but it is still a professor providing lectures The are high level introductions to various significant battles Var fyrir vonbrig um me essa fyrirlestra B i fannst m r kennarinn Shutt vera n kv mur vali s nu hva v ri battle Stundum var a einst k orrusta en rum tilvikum var a samansafn taka sama sv i yfir langt t mabil Einnig eru herslur vestr na bardaga sem mikilv ustu Ekkert er minnst t mabili As u og Indlandi ur en Evr pub ar og Bandar kjamenn s ttu anga en ar voru margir bardagar SEM SKIPTU SK PUM UM R UN ST RVELDA skiptu sk pum um r un st rvelda A s ustu voru sk ringar Shutts n kv mar stundum og oft bei eftir v a heyra sk ringar sem Good Enough to Share (Good Enough g vissi a voru mikilvar vi komandi vi bur um en Shutt skauta i framhj This lecture series has a fundamental problem in that each battle is treated so briefly that you feel like you didn t I Never Danced with an Eggplant (on a Streetcar Before) get a chance to learn them This is not so much the fault of the professor as this choice of format namely allowing only so much time for each fight I didn t like my first try but this time I enjoyed the lectures Will follow up with some related reading This is one of Shutt s weaker offerings His main area of study seems to be epic poetry. Naval battles have long captured the popular imagination from confrontations between Athens and Sparta in the ancient world to the epic conflicts that took place during the World Wars and beyond In this riveting series of lectures Professor Timothy B Shutt of Kenyon College explores the naval battles that have helped to establish empires and have changed historyThroughout the course of world events as trade and com mercerew in importance and nations became ever de. High Seas High Stakes Naval Battles That Changed HistoryLanation of the Spanish Armada it s Weaving Memory goals and what went wrong The lectures on WWI and II are the most fun when dreadnought battleships and aircraft carrierset involved and there is an especially interesting lecture on German submarines and their use in the Atlantic over both wars The best lecture was the first one however in WHICH SHUTT EMPHASIZES THAT NAVAL WAR VESSELS ARE THE Shutt emphasizes that naval war vessels are the complicated most sophisticated most expensive technological constructs that are created by societies in the pursuit of warmaking To think that most of these amazing creations are disintegrating at the bottom of the ocean is a sobering comment on where mankind s productivity has one I listened to the lecture rather than reading it thus profiting from the subtle enthusiasm of the lecturer for his topic I can understand however that those less familiar with some of the history would be confused by Shutt often jumping around too uickly or leaving our some introductory commentary If you re a student of naval history Professor Shutt is not likely to tell you anything about Trafalgar or Midway you don t already know that said this is a very ood survey of naval battles and would be a perfect introduction to the subject for a bright interested in such things not much in this course which I introduction to the subject for a teenager interested in such things not much in this course which I t know the title was a bit bombastic and the lecturer had a very over the top method of reading not bad just not very First Steps to Wealth good. Of naval warfare in world history and of therandeur and daring that define these awe inspiring clashes Lecture 1 SalamisLecture 2 ArginusaeLecture 3 EcnomusLecture 4 ActiumLecture 5 LepantoLecture 6 The Spanish ArmadaLecture 7 The Downs and the Dutch WarsLecture 8 uiberon BayLecture 9 TrafalgarLecture 10 TsushimaLecture 11 JutlandLecture 12 The Battles of the AtlanticLecture 13 The Battle of MidwayLecture 14 Endgame The Battles of the Philippine Sea and Leyte Gulf. ,


Timothy B. Shutt ½ 4 Read

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In the Middle Ages This collection of stories that illuminate a small collection of militaryworld history comes off as much less polished than his other courses but still his Enthusiasm Comes Through The Course comes through The course suffers from the typical weakness of the Modern Scholar course Adventures in Fetishland guide The actual naval battles cry out to be illustrated with maps and diagrams to show theeography and movements involved and the uide contains one or two very poor maps and raphics Still there is a lot of important historical information in this course and Shutt describes the broad movements of the fleets involved well enough that you Rko get a prettyood picture of what is Going On The Naval Battles on The naval battles and especially the early ones provide a framework for him to build around the history of the overall conflicts The first three sea battles are told within a short recap of his course on the Persian Peloponnesian and Punic wars The final four battles cover the major naval events for WWI and WWII In between are interesting discussions of sea battles I d never even heard of before this Tsushima between Japan and Russia Lepanto between the Muslim Ottomans and the Holy League and uiberon Bay between the French and British during the Seven Years War Trafalgar is also discussed but uiberon Bay between the French and British during the Seven Years War Trafalgar is also discussed but Nelson s With Wings as Eagles great success is obvious I m still trying to figure out exactly what happened during the battle There is also a a reallyood exp. Pendent on the import and export of all manner of Edwin (The Northumbrian Thrones goods control of the world’s waterways and shipping lanes became a key determinant in which nations reigned supreme As demon strated so aptly in the World Wars blockades at sea can strangle a nation as effectively as sieges laid against walled cities of oldWith studied insight into the events that have shaped the world over the millennia Professor Shutt imparts an under standing and appreciation for the importance.


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    Download Ebook High Seas High Stakes Naval Battles That Changed History – thetributepages.co.uk Timothy B. Shutt ½ 4 Read review High Seas High Stakes Naval Battles That Changed History This is one of Shutt's weaker offerings His main area of study seems to be epic poetry in the Middle Ages This collection of stories that illuminate a small collection of militaryworld history comes off as much less polished than his other courses but still his enthusiasm comes through The course also suffers from the typical wea

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    review High Seas High Stakes Naval Battles That Changed History Timothy B. Shutt ½ 4 Read Download Ebook High Seas High Stakes Naval Battles That Changed History – thetributepages.co.uk Varð fyrir vonbrigðum með þessa fyrirlestra Bæði fannst mér kennarinn Shutt vera ónákvæmur í vali s

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