Austro-Hungarian Battleships 1914-18

The nineteenth century saw the assertion of Habsburg sea power over the Adriatic from the Austrian inheritance of the Venetian fleet in 1797 to Rear Admiral Wilhelm von Tegetthoff's stunning victory over a superior Italian force at the Battle of Lissa...
ISBN: 9781849086882
Author: Ryan Noppen
Page: 48
Binding: Soft cover
Publication date: 2012
Format: Book
Publisher: OSPREY PUBLISHING
Language: English

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...in 1866 to the gradual creation of a modern battle fleet beginning in the 1890s. Austria-Hungary did not have an overseas empire; its empire lay within its own boundaries and the primary purpose of its navy until the beginning of the twentieth century was the defense of its coastline

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