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Title Admiral Yi Sun-sin : a brief overview of his life and achievements.

Imprint Seoul, Korea : Korean Spirit & Culture Promotion Project, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Yi,S ADM    Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description 87 p. : ill., ports., maps ; 24 cm.
Series Korean spirit and culture ; 1
Korean spirit and culture series; 1.
Note "A historical account of Admiral Yi Sun-sin's uninterrupted victories, brilliant tactics, and noble spirit that repelled the invasion of 300,000 Japanese troops in 1592 and 1597"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 87) and chronology.
Contents Yi Sun-sin: a national hero of Korea -- About Yi Sun-sin -- Historical background -- Major naval battles of Yi -- Kobukson or 'Turtle ship' -- War diary of Yi Sun-sin -- Life and death of Admiral Yi Sun-sin -- Appendix: Admiral Yi's war diary and memorials to court -- Warships and weaponry of Korea and Japan -- Pictures of Kobukson -- Admiralship of Yi Sun-sin -- Yi Sun-sin: His memories and influence on Korea today -- Naval battles of Admiral Yi Sun-sin.
Subject Yi, Sun-sin, 1545-1598.
Admirals -- Korea -- Biography.
Korea -- History -- Japanese Invasions, 1592-1598.
Added Author Korean Spirit & Culture Promotion Project.
ISBN 0977961311 (pbk.)
9780977961313 (pbk.)

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