Coronel and Falklands 1914 Book Brief
|Date of Review||January 2013||Title||Coronel and Falklands 1914: Duel in the South Atlantic|
|Author||Michael McNally||Publisher||Osprey Publishing|
|Format||96 pages, softbound||MSRP (USD)||$21.95|
A splendid introduction to the 20th-century's first "Falklands War". McNally recounts globally deployed British Royal Navy units against crack, Asian-based Imperial German cruisers. The copiously illustrated coverage recaps the 1914 battles of Coronel and Falklands, where Kaiser's raiders finally faced defeat.
My sincere thanks to Osprey Publishing for this review sample!