Abstract: On 17 October 1917, only three weeks before the Bolsheviks seized power in Petrograd on 7 November, an engagement occurred in the Gulf of Riga between the German dreadnought battleships Konig and Kronprinz and three Russian capital ships of the previous generation, the pre-dreadnought battleships Slava and Grazhdanin and th…
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“Climax in the Baltic: The German Maritime Offensive in the Gulf of Riga in October 1917”, in:
Brill’s Digital Library of World War I.
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